Nov 2019

21/11/2019
Alexandra Palace wins Heritage Project in AJ Architecture Awards

The Regeneration of Alexandra Palace’s East Wing has been awarded the prize for heritage at the 2019 AJ Architecture Awards.

‘There was an intricate delicacy in its approach,’ said one of the judges ‘Often new interventions can be too robust, but FCBS showed an advanced level of gracefulness in line with the artifice of show.’

Overall, the judges were particularly impressed by the client’s dedication to the project, from driving high-level ambitions, down to creating hand-painted signage – a rare and beautiful result of the project’s value engineering. They concluded: ‘It was a successfully balanced and incredibly engaged response’ and one that was ‘done very respectfully’.

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Alexandra Palace wins Heritage Project in AJ Architecture Awards