The art of building

CIOB has announced the shortlist of the photography competition

by eleonora usseglio prinsi
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PHOTOGRAPHY _ The Art of Building photography competition is an international showcase for the very best digital photography of the built environment. The contest is organized by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), a body that represents construction management professionals who work within the built environment.

The competition, now in its fourth year, was opened to both professional and amateur photographers from all around the world.

The competition celebrates the creativity of the industry, the passion of the people who work within it, and the impact their work has on those who make use of the final construction


The breadth of photography we see is amazing. From those who are revealing a little known building to those showcasing a familiar icon in a new light" said Saul Townsend from the Art of Building. 

After thousands of entries 15 photographs have reached this years final. Photographer of the Year. The result will come out on 5th February 2015. The winning photographer will scoop a cash prize of £3,000.

Cover: Mario Bejagan Cardenas Title: Bird’s Nest Puzzle Close-Up Beijing, China

1 _ Richard Pennington Title: Concrete Arteries Amsterdam, Holland

2  _ Pessoa Neto Title: Library by Siza Vieira Portugal

3 _ Mario Bejagan Cardenas Title: My home, my playground and my cemetery Manila, Philippines

4 _ Patrick Mouzawak Title: Inception Milwaukee, USA

5 _ Wahid Adnan Title: Getting lost on a roof , Bangladesh

6 _ Hoang Long Ly Title: Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi - UAE

 To take part simply vote for your favourite at