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The Shakespeare Theatre in Gdansk, Poland

The Shakespeare Theatre in Gdansk, Poland

The Shakespeare Theatre in Gdansk, designed by Renato Rizzi, is the first theatre in Poland since 1989 that is built as a green field project. Its retractable roof over the...

Borgarfjordur College, Borgarnes, Iceland, Facade, Pre-oxidised

Borgarfjordur College, Iceland

In Borgarnes, a small town 75km north of Reykjavík, the Borgarfjordur College was founded and is owned by the local community where it also functions as a cultural house for...

Cultural and media centre, Gournay en Bray, France

Cultural and media centre, Gournay en Bray, France

This new cultural and media centre in the rural Normandy town of Gournay en Bray in northern France takes its cue from the forms of local buildings transformed into modern...

Pôle éducatif et culturel, Pau, France

Pôle éducatif et culturel, Pau, France

Gathering around a single set of equipment, dedicated to culture and education functions, comes from the desire to create unifying public facilities to initiate urban renewal....

Leegkerk Church, The Netherlands

Leegkerk Church, The Netherlands

awg architecten has designed a new education and exhibition space, a conference room and polyvalent areas in, on and around a freestanding golden cube inside the monumental...

The Goldsmiths' Centre, UK

The Goldsmiths' Centre, UK

The Goldsmiths’ Centre is two projects in one, and two buildings combined and connected. The converted Grade 2 listed Victorian School houses the ‘Institute’, which provides...

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The world's first large-scale residential installation of antimicrobial copper touch surfaces has taken place in Reims, France.

An international team of architect judges has shortlisted ten projects for the 2015 European Copper in Architecture Awards, a celebration of the very best in contemporary architecture. Voting for the Public Choice Award is now open – via – until 30th August and all the winners will be announced shortly afterwards.


One of this magazine’s strengths is its ability to offer comparisons of different architectural approaches to a single material - copper.

Copper in Architecture are very pleased to announce that we will be displaying the shortlisted projects for the European Copper in Architecture Awards at VISION LONDON, which will be held at Olympia, London on the 2 and 3 June.   

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