‘Our duty is to give buildings a new lease of life’, Carlo Scarpa once said, ‘so that they may be able to live today and tomorrow’.

As the need for alternatives to demolition and building anew becomes increasingly urgent, the AR New into Old awards celebrate the imaginative appropriation of existing structures, from innovative insertions to ambitious adaptations, that offer buildings a new lease of life.

​This year’s winning and commended projects will all be published in the AR July/August issue, which will be launched on 19 July during AR New into Old Talks. This FREE virtual event will bring together a keynote speaker, the 2021 AR New into Old awards winner and an AR editor for a conversation about the creative ways buildings are adapted and remodelled to welcome contemporary uses. 



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