AJA were delighted to win the 2016 ANC Award in the Architectural Acoustics: Education category for Boardman House. This is our second ANC Award, having previously won the award for Architectural Acoustics at the first ANC Awards in 2013 for the UEL Stratford Library. Project acoustician Ian Rees was presented with the award by physicist and TV presenter Helen Czerski and Ecophon’s Shane Cryer at the ANC Conference in Birmingham in June.
Few public buildings are as beloved as libraries. Quite apart from lending out books, they offer a valuable social service across the generations. Many also provide secure spaces for valuable archives. DIGITAL AGE In the digital age, what is the role of the library building? Often they provide a symbol of local pride or academic … Read more