14 September 2020

Wood Awards 2020 shortlist announced

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Seventeen structures and nine product designs have been selected for the Wood Awards 2020 shortlist by this year's independent panel of judges. The long-running Wood Awards, which TRADA is proud to sponsor every year, is the UK’s premier competition for excellence in architecture and product design in wood.


The 2020 buildings judging panel, led by three-time Gold Award winner Stephen Corbett of Green Oak Carpentry, includes Andrew Lawrence, Arup; Kirsten Haggart, Waugh Thistleton Architects; Nathan Wheatley, engenuiti; David Morley, David Morley Architects; Jim Greaves, Hopkins; and architectural journalist Ruth Slavid.


The 2020 furniture and product panel, led by design critic, curator and journalist Corinne Julius, includes Oliver Stratford, editor of Disegno magazine; Rod Wales of Wales & Wales; and previous winners Yael Mer of Raw-Edges, Eleanor Lakelin and Sebastian Cox.


Buildings shortlist

National Automotive Innovation Centre — Cullinan Studio

The Handlebar Cafe — ArchitecturePLB

Stroud Christian Community Chapel — Nicolas Pople Architect

Dulwich Pavilion 2019 — Pricegore

The Den, The Royal Exchange Theatre — Haworth Tompkins

Hurstpierpoint College Performing Arts Centre — Burrell Foley Fischer

Swimming Pool Hall at King’s College School, Wimbledon — David Morley Architects

Harris Academy — Architype

MOTHER… — Studio Morison

Frindsbury Manor Barn — The Heritage Design & Development Team Ltd

Bumpers Oast — acme

Two and Half Storey House — Bradley Van Der Straeten Architects

Redhill Barn — TYPE

The Rye Apartments — Tikari Works

HOUSE FOR THEO + OSKAR — Tigg + Coll Architects

Brockeridge Stair — CaSA Architects

Wooden Roof — Tsuruta Architects


Furniture and product shortlist

Duo — Studio Woodgate

Semi Synthetic Series — Peter Marigold

Serpentine Postbox — Studiomama

The Beehave Studio — Marlene Huissoud

Barking Up The Wrong Log — Charlotte Kingsnorth

Bundle Trestle — Studio Thor

Chamfer Dining Table — Ben Fowler

Tenon Table — Daniel Schofield

VWork Collection — Pengelly Design Ltd


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