The jury session for the International Urban Landscape Award 2009 took place at the end of November 2009. The focus of this year’s award was on projects from Great Britain and Germany. The feedback was excellent: 43 projects were submitted.
IULA 2009 aimed to find urban design solutions for the challenges of dynamic population changes and shifting economies, as well as creative concepts for social and economic integration within the city and its districts, placing emphasis on energy-efficient and resource optimised construction.
The five projects shortlisted by the jury for the IULA Awards are:
Havenwelten – Old/New Harbour, Bremerhaven
Submitted by: Latz + Partner, Kranzberg
Lea River Park, East London
Submitted by: Design for London, London Development Authority, London
Neues Wohnen in Hamburg-Jenfield – an ecological neighbourhood.
Submitted by: West 8 urban design & Landscapes Architecture, Rotterdam
The LifE Project (Long-term initiatives for Flood-risk Environments in Hackbridge, Peterborough and Littlehampton)
Submitted by Baca Architects, London.
West Oxford Commons – Concept for sustainable development strategy in Oxford.
Submitted by: David Hammond Associates, Oxford