Wood Awards Ireland 2022 invites registered architects,* designers, engineers, woodworkers, researchers, students and other practitioners to submit entries for this year’s awards. Wood should be the inherent medium of projects submitted and be sourced from sustainably managed forests.
Wood Awards Ireland (WAI) is organised by Forest Industries Ireland (FII) the forestry group in Ibec in partnership with the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) and Enterprise Ireland (EI) with support from the Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine. It promotes wood as a sustainable material in innovative projects in Ireland and overseas.
Entries are accepted in following categories:
- Large-scale public and private buildings.
- Small-scale private buildings.
- International award – best overseas project.
- Restoration and conservation.
- Furniture – both bespoke and production.
- Innovation – functional and non-functional including local projects in processing, craft, research and sculpture.
Download WOOD AWARDS IRELAND 2022 information and application FII RIAI
- Student Wood Awards – entries accepted from third level colleges in all categories – separate entry form. Download Students Wood Awards Ireland 2022 Application Also contact firstname.lastname@example.org
CATEGORY WINNERS 2020
Overall winner: Center Parcs, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Holder Mathias Architects.\Colm Kerr Large-scale public building winner: Sandford Park School. O’Donnell + Tuomey Architects.\Dennis Gilbert Small-scale building winner: Pavilion House. Robert Bourke Architects.\ Ste. Murray
Furniture winner: Vinculum Table. Alan Meredith. \ Roland Paschhoff