Duggan Morris Architects - many congratulations to Joe and Adam and all of their team. Karen and I are really looking forward to collaborating with them and UP Projects to make the design a reality.
It was actually a really tough decision but a very enjoyable and interesting experience! Being part of the architecture competition process has been fascinating, it has challenged us to think about the design of the boat/cinema but also about the programme, context and audience we want to reach over the next three years. We've been so impressed by the commitment and professionalism of all the practices and want to thank everyone who took part in the competition. Also a big thanks to the Architecture Foundation for guiding us through the process and all those observers and advisors who gave us their support.
The short listed practices were: