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The Stirling Prize recognises excellence in architecture and is awarded annually by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).The only Scottish building to scoop the accolade since it was created in 1996 was the Scottish Parliament, designed by Spanish architect Enric Miralles.The columns are fluted and are of sturdy, if not stocky, proportions.The Doric order emerged on the Greek mainland during the course of the late seventh century BCE and remained the predominant order for Greek temple construction through the early fifth century BCE, although notable buildings built later in the the Classical period—especially the canonical Parthenon in Athens—still employed it.It is also on the shortlist for the Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award, and is nominated in the Major Building Project of the Year at the British Construction Industry Awards.Mr Dunlop added: "It seems to me that the Stirling Prize is progressively less and less about rewarding great buildings and more and more about keeping in step with professional and political interest 'down south' ...We may then apply our discretion under the user terms to amend or delete comments.
The style of column employed serves as a useful index of the style itself, so identifying the order of the column will then, in turn, situate the order employed in the structure as a whole.
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The classical orders—described by the labels Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian—do not merely serve as descriptors for the remains of ancient buildings but as an index to the architectural and aesthetic development of Greek architecture itself.
The Doric order is the earliest of the three Classical orders of architecture and represents an important moment in Mediterranean architecture when monumental construction made the transition from impermanent materials—like wood—to permanent materials, namely stone.
A LEADING architect has questioned whether a prestigious architecture award is blighted by "anti-Celtic bias" after an acclaimed Glasgow college building lost out to Hastings Pier in this year's competition.