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Health Project Under 40000 Award Winners 2011

Sponsored by HDR Inc

Lead judge

John Cooper, principal John Cooper Architecture, UK


Robin Geunther, principal, Perkins + Will (USA)
Gunther de Graeve, Director, Destravis Group (Australia)

An award for an outstanding acute or non-acute healthcare building where patient-centred considerations are as evident as clinical and managerial priorities. The project must demonstrate an understanding of the therapeutic effect of a ‘healing’ environment, and show how innovative design permits ongoing flexibility of use, addresses issues of sustainability and recognises the broader civic context.

Simon Henley (right) of Henley Halebrown Rorrison receiving the award from sponsors HDR Architects
The Waldron Health Centre (UK)
Commissioned by Building Better Health
Designed by Henley Halebrown Rorrison

James Grose (right) of BVN Architecture receiving the award from sponsors
HDR Architecture
Highly Commended
Brain and Mind Research Institute - Youth Mental Health Building, Australia
Commissioned by Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney
Designed by BVN Architecture

Joan Saba (left) receiving the award from sponsors HDR Architecture
Highly Commended

Seattle Children's Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center, USA
Commissioned by Seattle Children's Hospital, Bellevue, USA
Designed by NBBJ

The finalists

Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan (UK), designed by Nightingale Associates
Jubilee Gardens Health Centre and Library (UK), designed by Penoyre & Prasad
Critical Care Complex, Ulster Hospital (UK), designed by Todd Architects
University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center (USA) by Array Healthcare Facilities Solutions (Associate Architect and Interior Designer) and HKS (Design Architect and Architect of Record)
Portadown Health and Care Centre (UK) designed by Avanti Architects
Trillium Health Centre - West Toronto/Ambulatory Site (Canada), designed by Perkins Eastman Black Architects
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital (USA), designed by Tsoi/Kobus & Associates

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