To commemorate the 2016 Awards ceremony, which took place on 24th November at The Brewery in Central London, the Landscape Institute is curating an exhibition of this year’s winning projects.

JpegThe exhibition will run from 3 November to 23 December at The Building Centre, 26 Store St, London WC1E 7BT.

2016 has seen the largest number of submissions since the awards became annual 10 years ago. The 43 shortlisted projects demonstrate the key part landscape can play in improving public life, focusing on areas such as green infrastructure and public health.

About the venue
Owned by the Built Environment Trust, The Building Centre hosts exhibitions and talks that promote innovation in the fields of architecture and construction. As a not-for-profit organisation, it aims to educate and inspire all involved in the building sector, as well as the general public. The exhibition is free to enter and open to members of the public as well as Landscape Institute members.

li-awards-li-awardsLi Awards 2016
This year’s LI Awards ceremony took place on Thursday 24 November. Hardscape sponsored two award categories; Design for a Medium Scale Development and Student Dissertation.

Date: Thursday 24 November
Time: The Ceremony commenced at 11:30 am with a drinks reception, followed by lunch and the presentation of awards. The event closed at 4:30 pm.
Venue: The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SD.

 

li-awards-simonSimon Reeve, author and TV presenter, hosted this year’s awards ceremony. Simon has written a number of books on modern history and is known for his BBC travel programmes.

Simon has presented BBC shows focussing on people and landscapes in the Caribbean, Greece and, in 2015, he set out on an epic journey around Ireland.