About the practice

Oberlanders Architects was established in 1983 as a Partnership becoming a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) in August 2005. We ensure a personal, versatile and flexible service tailored to the design needs of individual clients, employing a variety of highly qualified and motivated personnel.

We are a multi award-winning practice with an established reputation within a wide radius of our Edinburgh-based office on projects for both the public and private sectors utilising the latest BIM 3D Revit Computer Aided Architectural Design, assuring accuracy, quality and economy.

Languages spoken

French and Polish

Awards won

RIAS Awards:

2017 - Presidents Award for Placemaking for Holyrood North Student Accommodation

•Scottish Home Awards:

2017 - Holyrood North Project - Student Housing Development of the Year

•Scottish Design Awards:

2017 - Holyrood North Student Accommodation & Outreach Centre 'Regeneration Award'

•EAA Awards:

2017 - Holyrood North Student Accommodation & Outreach Centre. Large Project Award (Commendation)

•RIAS Awards:

2017 Shortlisted - Holyrood North Project

•Scottish Property Awards:

2017 Award - Student Accommodation Development of the Year for the Holyrood North Project

• Scottish Property Awards:

2017 Shortlisted twice - Holyrood North Student Accommodation and Shandon Gardens Student Accommodation for the ‘Student Accommodation Development of the Year’

•Property Week Student Accommodation Awards:

2016 Best UK Student Residence Hall Award - Holyrood North Student Accommodation

•Scottish Design Awards:

2016 Shortlisted twice - Stratheden IPCU Healthcare Project

•Scottish Government Design Awards:

2016 Place Award - Holyrood North Student Accommodation

•SLTN Awards:

2016 Highly Commended - 'Adamson Cocktail Bar', St Andrews for 'Cocktail Bar' of the year

•EAA Awards:

2016 Wood Award - Shortlisted for Craigdon Mountain Sports Retail Facility

•The Northern Design Awards:

2015 Award - 'Adamson Cocktail Bar' St Andrews for 'Cocktail Bar' of the year

•Scottish Design Awards:

2015 Healthcare Project - Shortlisted for The Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

•Civic Trust Awards:

2014 Commendation for Sugarhouse Close

•Scottish Design Awards:

2013 Regeneration Award - Commendation for Sugarhouse Close

•Scottish Home Awards:

2013 Show Home of the Year for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2013 City Apartment of the Year - Nomination for Springside Housing

•The Scottish Government:

2013 Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning for Sugarhouse Close

•International Property Awards UK:

2012 / 2013 Best Single Residence in the UK for Private House, Ravelston

•International Property Awards:

2012 / 2013 Shortlisted for Worlds Best Individual House for Private House, Ravelston

•Scottish Home Awards:

2012 City Apartment of the Year - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2012 Single Dwelling House - Shortlisted for Private House, Ravelston

•Edinburgh Architectural Association Awards:

2011 Regeneration/Conservation Award - Shortlisted for Centre for Sports and Exercise

•RICS:

2011 Regeneration of the Year for Springside Housing

•Scottish Design Awards:

2011 Regeneration of the Year for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2011 Small Affordable Housing Development of the Year for Springside Housing

•Scottish House Awards:

2010 City Apartment of the Year - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Roses Design Awards:

2010 Regeneration - Silver for Springside Housing

•Brick Development Agency:

2010 Brick Awards, shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Saltire Society:

2010 Housing Design - Commendation for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2010 Apartment of the Year - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2009 City Apartment of the Year – Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2009 Architectural Excellence Award – Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Design Awards:

2009 House Builder of the Year Award - AMA for Springside Housing

•Roses Design Awards:

2009 Residential - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

Scottish Design Awards:

2009 House Builder of the Year Award - AMA for Springside Housing

•Roses Design Awards:

2009 Residential - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Design Awards:

2009 House Builder of the Year Award - AMA for Springside Housing

•Roses Design Awards:

2009 Residential - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2009 City Apartment of the Year – Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Home Awards:

2009 Architectural Excellence Award – Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Scottish Design Awards:

2009 House Builder of the Year Award - AMA for Springside Housing

•Roses Design Awards:

2009 Residential - Shortlisted for Springside Housing

•Civic Trust Awards:

2008 Commendation for St Vincent Place

•The Saltire Society:

2007 The Saltire Society Award for Housing for St Vincent Place

•Chartered Institute of Builders:

2007 'Building' Award for St Vincent Place

•Roses Design Awards:

2006 Gold Medal for Best Place Making for St Vincent Place

•Scottish Design Awards:

2006 Place Making Award for St Vincent Place

•Edinburgh Architectural Association Awards:

2006 Commendation for St Vincent Place

•Building Design Regeneration Award:

2006 Best Challenging Regeneration Project for St Vincent Place

•Scottish Property Executive Development Awards:

2006 Residential Award for Excellence for St Vincent Place

•Aberdeen Civic Society Awards:

2005 Commendation for Aberdeen Sheriff Court

•Scottish Design Awards:

2002 Best Domestic Interior (Commendation) for Lawson House, Ravelston Dykes

•BIAT Annual Awards:

2000 High Commendation for Stewart's Melville College Swimming Pool