National Architecture Awards 2013 jury and venue announced

Sydney Opera House, Powerhouse collection B2309

Australian Institute of Architects National President Shelley Penn has announced the jury for the 2013 National Architecture Awards:

Hannah Tribe – founder and director, Tribe Studio
Shelley Penn – national president, Australian Institute of Architects
Richard Hassell – founder and director, WOHA Singapore
Justine Clark – founder, Parlour, former editor, Architecture Australia
Ben Hewett – Government Architect, South Australia

The Awards will be held at the Sydney Opera House on Thursday 7 November.

Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, the iconic Sydney venue designed by Jørn Utzon is the perfect choice to host these awards which recognise outstanding achievements and excellence in contemporary Australian architecture.

Shelley Penn said: “It’s a chance to recognise the enormous value of design quality and its contribution to Australian society, through both the award winners and the wonderful setting.”