Alison Brooks, MCH 2018 Professor and principal of Alison Brooks Architects, has won the World Architecture Festival (WAF) Award for their building Exeter College Cohen Quad, in Oxford. The building won the first prize of the category Higher Education and Research.
Congratulations to Professor Brooks and her team of Alison Brooks Architects in London.
Alison Brooks, Principal and Creative Director of Alison Brooks Architects, is recognised as one of the leading architects of her generation. She has developed an international reputation in the 20 years since founding her practice in London in 1996. Her architecture has attracted international acclaim for its conceptual rigour, sculptural quality and ingenious detailing.
Her approach, based on research into the specific social, cultural and physical contexts of each project, has led to a portfolio of award-winning architecture encompassing urban design, housing, education and buildings for the arts. She continues to produce architecture of distinct identity, sensitivity to its users and relevance to its place.