The building of the Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia received the Grand Prix of the Association of Polish Architects.
The jury appreciated the project by BAAS Arquitectura, Grupa 5 Architekci and Biuro Projektowe MAŁECCY for "a contribution to the revitalization of city space, sensitivity and creativity in the use of materials characteristic for the place - ceramics" and "for plastic delicacy that allows the architecture of different eras to coexist."
The Award of the Year of the Association of Polish Architects was established in 1983 and has been awarded for over 30 years for objects with significant architectural values erected in Poland.
The jury of this year's edition of the competition included: vice president of SARP architect Grzegorz Stiasny (chairman), representative of the Association of Russian Architects, architect Janusz Grycel, architect Magdalena Kozień-Woźniak, architect Zenon Remi, architect Marta Sękulska-Wrońska, representative of the Governing Council of SARP architect Hubert Wąsek, landscape architect Marek Szeniawski and two representatives of the Patron of the competition.
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