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Vedhant Maharaj is the winner of the 2015 Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards.

VEDHANT MAHARAJ WINS THE 2015 COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL AWARDS

Vedhant Maharaj from The University of the Witwatersrand became the 29th architectural student to take first prize at the Corobrik Architectural Awards in Johannesburg recently. (more…)

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This year’s sassda awards are looking for the best use of stainless steel in the design, construction and architecture industries. Entrants are offered free assistance in compiling their entries. Entries close on 31 July 2016.

NEW-LOOK STAINLESS STEEL AWARDS ‘IN PURSUIT OF BRILLIANCE’

The 2016 Sassda Columbus Stainless Awards are gearing up to recognise leading examples of stainless steel in the construction and design sectors, with the news that the Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association (sassda) will provide a free consulting service to assist companies requiring help with the entry process. (more…)

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LAFARGE SOUTH AFRICA REWARDS CONCRETE EXCELLENCE AT THE ARTEVIA AWARDS

Lafarge South Africa awarded applicators and architects for outstanding use of the company’s Artevia product at the 2016 Artevia Awards held at the Michelangelo Hotel, Sandton recently. (more…)

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COROBRIK ANNOUNCES FIRST REGIONAL WINNER OF ARCHITECTURAL AWARD

Social awareness, technical excellence and innovation blended with sustainability are set to be the hallmark of the 29th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards. (more…)

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Last year's Bronze winner in the Loeries' architecture awards

DEADLINE FOR ARCHITECTS TO ENTER THE LOERIES EXTENDED

Entries into the Loeries are now open for all disciplines of brand communication where brands touch the consumer, including architectural projects, interior design (and temporary structures) as well as package and industrial design. The entry deadline date has been extended to the 31st May 2015. This is a great opportunity for designers and creatives playing in […]

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ENTRIES OPEN FOR CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS’ AWARDS

The Concrete Manufacturers Association NPC (CMA) has announced that its Awards for Excellence competition will be run during 2015/16. PPC, the leading supplier of cement in southern Africa, is the anchor sponsor of the competition. According to Echo Group managing director, Monique Eggebeen, who chairs the CMA’s Awards committee, the essential purpose of the awards […]

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SAINT-GOBAIN LAUNCHES SOCIAL GAIN AWARDS FOR ARCHITECTS AND STUDENTS

The Architecture for Social Gain Awards 2015, conceptualiSed by Saint-Gobain in association with the South African Institute of Architects, to recognise and reward talent in the design of spaces that promote learning and development, was launched today. This initiative forms part of the locally planned celebratory activities to commemorate the global 350 year anniversary of […]

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Harold Johnson, this year’s winner from the University of Johannesburg is pictured with an illustration of his thesis project entitled The ‘Dark’City.

Corobrik honours architecture students

Energy efficient mechanisms and interventions to better sustain the environment are not just nice to haves – they are integral to a more sustainable future and building standards and regulations are likely to be revised and fine tuned going forward to support such an end. The architectural profession is central to the solution. Speaking at […]

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Event announcement of the Gauteng Institute for Architecture

Awards for Architecture 2013 Gauteng, Johannesburg The Gauteng Institute for Architecture (GIfA),representing  the 550 key architects in Gauteng, is pleased to announce Thursday 31 October 2013, as the official date for the biennial Awards for Architecture  which is set to take place at the well known Turbine Hall in Newtown’s cultural precinct. The Awards will […]

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Architects of the future combine sustainability with design at 26th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year awards

Today’s fine architects are required to combine design talent with engineering ability, social awareness and an aptitude for business. In recent years this skills set has, of necessity, expanded to include understanding of the impact of different technologies on the environment with a particular focus on bio-diversity conservation, wise water consumption and low energy usage. […]

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