These are the best buildings in Leeds according to the city's Architecture Awards shortlist

Leeds has big ambitions to become the best city in the UK - and one of the most important ingredients of its rise will be the top quality of its architecture and landscape.

Tuesday, 5th February 2019, 1:42 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 4:44 pm
PICS: Third Party

On February 28 at Leeds Town Hall, the Leeds Architecture Awards will showcase the new developments which are reshaping our city and making a major contribution to its future development and prosperity. This year, some 58 schemes were nominated across five different categories:

Logik Centre, 5-7 Lifton Place, Leeds LS2
St Michaels College (now CQ The Court), St Johns Road, Woodhouse LS3

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Institute for Transport Studies, 34 - 40 University Road, Leeds LS2
Bramley Hub, Hough Lane, Leeds LS13
Merrion House, 110 Merrion Centre, Leeds LS2
Eagle Tavern, North Street, Leeds LS7
Former York Road Library, York Road, Leeds LS9
Edward Boyle Library, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2
The Lost & Found (former Leeds Club), 3 Albion Place, Leeds LS1
Fine Arts Building, University Road, Leeds LS2
Kirkstall Forge, Abbeydale Way, Leeds LS5
Catch Leeds - ARK, Hovingham Avenue, Leeds LS8
Central Square Winter Garden, Leeds LS1
John Lewis, Victoria Gate / Harewood Street, Leeds LS2
Cafe Sylva, Louis House, Princes Avenue, Roundhay LS8
Dakota, 8 Russell Street, Leeds LS1
Kirkstall Forge, Abbeydale Way, Kirkstall LS5
Poppy Wall Art, North Lane, Headingley LS6
A City Less Grey, various locations within Leeds City Centre, LS1 and LS2
The Hare, The Compton Centre, Harehills Lane, Leeds LS8
Legs Walking, City Square, Leeds LS1
Pop up and Play (2016/18), Victoria Gardens, Leeds LS1
Sunny Bank Mills, 83-85 Town Street, Farsley LS28
Kirkstall Forge, Abbeydale Way, Kirkstall LS5