Architect Nick Hayhurst takes top prize for his school design
12 Jun 2014
Nick Hayhurst of Hayhurst and Co., who is course leader in architecture at the University of Brighton has received a RIBA award for his design for the expansion of the Pegasus Academy in Thornton Heath, South London which is featured in the latest edition of Building Design Magazine.
At an awards ceremony held at RIBA on 6 May, 2013, Hayhurst received the award for the £4.3m design. The award contributed to Hayhurst also being shortlisted for the RIBA London’s Emerging Architect of the year award.
The design for the school includes a sculpted, 30m wide copper alloy clad elevation which twists to mirror the profiles of the adjacent listed buildings.