The European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA 2017: Winner Announcement
15th June 2017, COAC, Barcelona, Spain
DATE: 15/6/2017
"The European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA is a biennial award organised by the COAC (Association of Architects of Catalonia) and the AADIPA (Association of Architects for the Defence and Intervention in Architectural Heritage), with the collaboration of the Ministry of Culture of the Government of Catalonia. This third award has maintained a high level of international participation, with Spain, Portugal, France, Italy and Belgium being the best-represented countries.

The winners of the 3rd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA were announced by the jury today at the COAC headquarters in Barcelona. The announcement of the 18 short-listed projects, from which two special mentions and four winners were chosen, was made during the 3rd International Architectural Heritage Intervention Biennial AADIPA. The awards were presented by Mr Jusèp Boya, Director General of Archives, Libraries, Museums and Heritage of the Ministry of Culture of the Government of Catalonia; Mr Daniel Mòdol, Councillor for Architecture, Urban Landscape and Heritage of Barcelona City Council; Mr Albert Civit, Director of INCASOL (Catalan Land Institute); and Mr Lluís Comerón, Dean of the Association of Architects of Catalonia."

Category A) Intervention in Built Heritage: Bernardas Convent in Tavira by the Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura

Category B)
Outdoor Spaces:the Caramoniña allotments project, by Abalo Alonso Architects

Category C)
Urban Planning:Special plan for the heritage protection of the ancient village of Sant Andreu del Palomar, by Joan Casadevall

Category D) Dissemination:
VerSus: Lessons of vernacular heritage in sustainable architecture, by the ESG / Escola Superior Gallaecia and Partners, coordinated by Mariana Correia

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