O’Donnell + Tuomey Shortlisted for Stirling Prize
O’Donnell + Tuomey, designers of Falling Dansu, have been shortlisted for the Royal Institute of British Architects’ 2012 Stirling Prize, for their Lyric Theatre in Belfast. This is the fourth time the practice has been shortlisted for the UK’s most prestigious architectural award for a single building. They were previously nominated in 1999 for the Ranelagh Multi-Denominational School in Dublin, in 2005 for the Lewis Glucksman Gallery in Cork, and in 2011 for An Gaeláras in Derry.
The 2012 shortlist also includes The Hepworth Wakefield by David Chipperfield Architects, the Sainsbury Laboratory by Stanton Williams, New Court by OMA, Glasgow Maggie’s Centre by OMA, and London Olympic Statium by Populous.
The winner will be announced on 13 October 2012.
All photographs © Dennis Gilbert