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18 Aug 2015

Finalists announced for WAN Wood Awards

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A Japanese chapel, a French gymnasium and a Finnish office building are among the projects shortlisted for this year’s WAN Wood In Architecture award.

The full shortlist:

Sayama Forest Chapel, Saitama, Japan
NAP Architects


5. Sayama Forest Chapel by NAP Architects Koji Fujii Nacasa Partners Inc


Dune House, Terschelling, Netherlands
Marc Koehler Architects

Image 1 Dune House by Marc Koehler Architects Filip Dujardin

Image 3 Dune House by Marc Koehler Architects Filip Dujardin


Suburban Studio, Enfield, London, United Kingdom
Ashton Porter Architects

Suburban Studio Enfield London United Kingdom Andy Stagg


Hacine Chérifi Gymnasium, Rillieux-la-Pape, France

Hacine Cherifi Gymnasium Rillieux la Pape France


Federal Center South Building 1202, Seattle, United States
ZGF Architects LLP

Read our article on the project

1432925566 1463 ter South Building 1202 Benjamin Benschneider1

1432925566 1570 ter South Building 1202 Benjamin Benschneider4


Metsä Group Head Office, Espoo, Finland
Helin & Co Architects

1435225291 2025 3 Mandi Halonen P7314694

1435225290 3292 2 Mandi Halonen P7314649


The global entrants were judged Adrian Campbell, associate director at Arup Associates; James Greaves, partner at Hopkins Architects; Dmitri Jajich, associate director at Skidmore Owings & Merrill and Mikko Viljakainen, director at Puuinfo.

The finalists' projects will be displayed at the Timber Expo, as part of UK Construction Week, and the winning scheme will be announced on the 8 October.

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