Tag: WIN

IEDE academics win funding for project investigating the ideal indoor soundscape during the pandemic | UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering

Academics at the Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering have won funding from CIBSE to investigate Home as a place of rest and work: the ideal indoor soundscape during the COVID-19 pandemic (and beyond).

Woman works from home on a window ledge

IEDE academics Professor Jian Kang, Dr Francesco Aletta and Dr Tin Oberman in cooperation with Professor Rossano Albatici (Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Trento), Dr Francesco Babich and Simone Torresin (Eurac Research, Institute for Renewable Energy) have been awarded funding by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). 

Due to the COVID outbreak and consequent lockdown situation, home


Hines College Students Win AIA Houston Design Award for Third Ward “Libromat”


UHCOAD award-winning “Libromat” (renders by Jing Ye)

The University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design was represented again among this year’s 2020 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Houston Chapter Annual Design Awards, with students recognized alongside alumni and College faculty. The prestigious awards highlight design excellence throughout the country’s fourth largest city in the areas of architecture, residential architecture, interior architecture, restoration/renovation, and urban design. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the awards were held virtually.

The College’s spring 2020 semester 3501 Interior Architecture Design Studio won an award for its Libromat, a combination


World Interiors News Awards (WIN Awards)

The WIN Awards 2020 shortlist has been announced – discover all the finalists here

We had a really positive response to our call for entries and received projects from all around the world. And we were delighted by the diversity and high calibre of the submissions this year. You can view the entries here.

This year, we are celebrating the winners of the WIN and WAN Awards in a digital awards ceremony taking place 17-19 November 2020. The digital awards will consist of a stream on our website, as well as each winner being showcased on our twitter