The three winners were selected on their exceptional design research proposals that explore new positions in architecture for critical consideration.

Potential Futures for Architectural Practice
Rory Hyde (RMIT, 2005)

The Cars that Drank Lake Eyre
Nick Sargent and Mark Leong (Victoria University, Wellington 2005)

Greater Western Sydney Special Economic Zone
Daniel Fink (USYD, 2009)

The following projects were given an honourable mention – Vernacular Differentiation from Dirk Anderson, Eduardo de Oliveira Barata and Tim Manning, Flanuer’s Delerium from Sebastian Hamilton and Barrington Gohns and Cell to Surface from Shayani Fernando and Miruna Sladescu.

A public lecture and exhibition during Sydney Architecture Festival will be held on 19th October 2011 at Customs House, Sydney.

The winners will also be featured in an edition of AR.

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