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a+u 2016:12
 
Report:
2016 Aga Khan Award for Architecture
 
Feature: 
Latvia – Architecture Unfolding
 
Essay:
The speckled capital of a monocentric country 
Vents Vinbergs
 
Latvian Landscapes
 
Central Riga
Processoffice and Andrius Skiezgelas Architecture
Renovation and Extension of Latvian National Museum of Art 
SZK and Partners Extension of the Latvian Academy of Art 
Fine Young Urbanists Mierigi! 
Fine Young Urbanists Alekša Square 
Zaiga Gaile Office Renovation of the Bergs Bazaar 
Sudraba Arhitektura Staircase Renovation Art Deco 
Sudraba Arhitektura House in the Courtyard 
Arhis Office and Retail Premises Building in Riga, Baznicas Str. 20/22 
Zaiga Gaile Office New Riga Theatre Reconstruction Project 
Historical Buildings in Central Riga 
 
Old Town of Riga
Sudraba Arhitektura, Arhitektes Lienes Griezites studija
Renovation of 17th Century Warehouse Building in Riga 
Sudraba Arhitektura
“Dome Hotel & SPA”, Conversion of 17th Century Apartment Building 
Jaunromans un Abele Residential Building on Skarnu Str. 11, Riga 
Sudraba Arhitektura, MARK arhitekti
Renovation Project of the Castellum of Riga Castle 
Historical Buildings in Old Town of Riga 
 
Essay:
Background of Architecture in Riga, Latvia 
Janis Lejnieks
 
NRJA Unwritten – Exposition of Latvia 
 
Left Bank of the Daugava River
SZK and Partners Riga Concert Hall 
Gunnar Birkerts Latvian National Library 
Zaiga Gaile Office
Gypsum Factory Renovation 
Žanis Lipke Memorial 
The Collection of Wooden Houses in Kipsala 
 
Interview 1:
Architectural context in Latvia and Riga 
 
Non-urban Environments
NRJA
8 BLACKS 
2 SISTERS 
House of Ruins 
Zaiga Gaile Office Vacation Home on Easter Island 
MADE arhitekti Saldus Music and Art School 
Didzis Jaunzems, Jaunromans un bele View Terrace and Pavilion 
Mailitis A.I.I.M. + Architect J. Poga Office National Open Air Stage 
 
Interview 2:
Coexistence of old and new values in architecture 
 
Profile