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.
Chobham Academy / UK/ Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
Yalikavak Marina Complex / Turkey / EAA-Emre Arolat Architects