Wood Awards 2014: Judges' selection


The Building Centre has partnered with Wood For Good to host two events to celebrate the 2014 Wood Awards.

The first event, 'Wood Awards 2014: Judges' selection' takes place at 2.00 pm on Wednesday 19 November. An exceptional line-up of speakers will present a selection of hortlisted projects from across the categories of this year’s Awards. Wood Awards Judges, Andrew Laurence of Arup and renowned furniture maker Tony Wilkie, will also be on-hand to share tips and guidance on what they look for in a shortlisted project.

This lively and inspirational afternoon which will be followed by a drinks reception.


Andrew Laurence, Arup – The Structural Category: 
Endless Stair & others

John Wilkie, John Wilkie Furniture – Quality – 
what are the judges looking for? Gothic Doors & others

David Storring, Duggan Morris Architects - 
Alfriston Swimming Pool

Peter Hogg, Cowley Timberwork - 
Alfriston Swimming Pool

Murray Kerr, Denizen Works - 
House No. 7

James Wyman, James Wyman Architects - 

Tony Portus, Makers' Eye - 
Oak furniture for the new Dickson Poon Centre, Oxford University



Free to attend, but booking is essential

Followed by a drinks reception

The second event Wood Awards: Modernising History takes place on Wednesday 3 December.