keyboard_arrow_upTwo rural schools win for sustainability
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The AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture is this year shared by two rural South African schools that could transform the way in which future educational facilities are designed in the country: Lebone II College in Phokeng, North West, designed by Activate Architects in association with Afritects, and Vele Secondary School in Limpopo, designed by East Coast Architects. 

keyboard_arrow_upExcellence in architecture
keyboard_arrow_downExcellence in architecture

The 2011/12 Corobrik-SAIA Awards of Merit and Awards for Excellence were celebrated recently as part of the South African Institute of Architects biennial convention and the Architecture ZA 2012 festival held in Cape Town 13 to 16 September.  From the 55 projects submitted from around the country for the awards, 26 were presented with Awards of Merit and a further three projects received commendations.