World Architecture Festival in Berlin

The 2017 World Architecture Festival took place in November in Berlin. The festival is where the world architecture community meets to celebrate learn, exchange and be inspired. It is the only architecture event where keynote talks from the industry’s most influential figures sit alongside live critique presentations and judging of over 400 award finalists, global networking, a 500 project strong gallery and an international product exhibition. Here are some of the 2017 winners:

World Building of the Year: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Post-earthquake reconstruction/demonstration project of Guangming Village, Zhaotong, China


Director's Special Award: Marc Koehler Architects, Superlofts Houthaven, Amsterdam, Netherlands


INSIDE World Interior of the Year Winner: Produce.Workshop, Fabricwood, Singapore


Future Project of the Year Winner: Allen Jack+Cottier Architects and NH Architecture, Sydney Fish Markets, Sydney, Australia


Landscape of the Year Winner: Turenscape, Peasants and their Land: The Recovered Archaeological Landscape of Chengtoushan, Lixian County, China


Best Use of Colour Winner: Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects, Fitzroy Crossing Renal Hostel, Fitzroy Crossing, Australia


House - Completed Buildings Winner: Vo Trong Nghia Architects, Binh House, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam


Civic - Future Projects Winner: edgeARCH, Consulate Building, Staff Housing & School Complex, Karachi, Pakistan


Office - Completed Buildings Winner: Nikken Sekkei, Co Op Kyosai Plaza, Tokyo, Japan


Display - Completed Buildings Winner: Alison Brooks Architects, The Smile, London, United Kingdom​


source: worldarchitecturefestival