World Architecture Festival – 2014 – Singapore Highlights

The World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2014 held in Singapore concluded in style yesterday. Over 2,000 architects, designers, clients and press had come together for the world’s largest festival and live awards competition dedicated to celebrating, and sharing architectural excellence from across the globe. The 3-day design festival, held from October 1-3, 2014 at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel, highlighted “Architects and the City” as the primary theme for this year’s main conference sessions; the festival discussed in depth the contributions an architect can make to cities and how they affect – and are affected by – politics, infrastructure, planning communities and technology.

Day 1 Winners in the following Categories:
House (sponsored by Grohe)

House for Trees / Vietnam / Vo Trong Nghia Architects
Housing (sponsored by Grohe)

The Carve / Norway / A-Lab

Office

Liberty Place / Australia / Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

Higher Education & Research

Dalarna Media Library / Sweden / ADEPT

Display

Te Kaitaka ‘The Cloak’ / New Zealand / Fearon Hay Architects

Schools

Chobham Academy / UK/ Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
Shopping

Yalikavak Marina Complex / Turkey / EAA-Emre Arolat Architects

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