Building of a Year 2006

A competition Building of a Year is this year for tenth time. Prague has 18 buildings from 44 suggested. Four of them are financed from money of Prague city hall.

It is Barriers against floods at Lesser Town, House with day care in Dubec, Office building of Prague 2 at Miru square and also Farmhouse Ladronka in Brevnov district.

Ladronka was built in 17th century and the building was building was ruined ten years ago. It was inhabited by squatters, who organised there many alternative exhibitions, and cultural meetings. They were banished and the building could be reconstructed. Now Ladronka is restaurant and sport-cultural centre again.

Building of a Year starts every year in June and ends next year in May. A building that has final building approval in that time can compete. All four buildings reached second round where is 24 buildings. Next week 15 buildings will be selected and five of them will reach status a Building of a Year. Expert jury see buildings the place and also studies plans and other materials.

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