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AIA Hong Kong announces the winners of its 2016 Awards

by Sophie Cullen on Oct 12, 2016 in Architecture , Interiors
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The Hemispheres by CL3 Architects Ltd. (All images courtesy AIA Hong Kong)

The Hemispheres by CL3 Architects Ltd. (All images courtesy AIA Hong Kong)

At a ceremony last night held at PMQ, AIA Hong Kong celebrated the winners of its Honors & Awards for 2016

Each year, The American Institute of Architects Hong Kong Chapter (AIAHK) recognises design excellence in architecture, interior architecture, urban design, un-built projects and sustainable design for works completed by AIA member architects in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific Region.

A distinguished jury that consisted of industry professionals such as Vincent Ng (president of Hong Kong Institute of Architects) and Prof. Nasrine Seraji (professor and head of Architecture Department at The University of Hong Kong) reviewed over 50 entries into the awards this year.

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital by HOK International (Asia/Pacific) Ltd

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital by HOK International (Asia/Pacific) Ltd

The following eight projects were selected as winners:

 

Honor Awards for Architecture

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

HOK International (Asia/Pacific) Ltd.

 

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

 

Merit Award for Architecture

The Hemispheres

CL3 Architects Ltd.

 

Merit Awards for Interior Architecture

The Park Lane Hong Kong, A Pullman Hotel

CL3 Architects Ltd.

 

GTB Shanghai office

M Moser Associates Ltd.

 

Origin of Thoughts

CL3 Architects Ltd.

 

Merit Awards for Unbuilt Project

Chengdu City Music Hall

Andrew Bromberg, Assoc. AIA

 

The Urban Voids

Ping Jiang, AIA

Arch 15 - Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

The event also saw the presentation of the AIA Scholastic Awards that are granted to the most outstanding graduating students in the undergraduate study of architecture at accredited architecture degree programs at the universities in the Chapter’s region.

 

This year’s recipients were:

 

Farzad Lee Kai from The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Alana Tam Wing Yan from The University of Hong Kong

 

The annual awards program of AIA Hong Kong recognizes not only outstanding design work of its member architects, but also leadership and achievements by individuals or organisations throughout the community within the Chapter's region. Community Citation is awarded in fostering public awareness of issues related to the built environment.

 

This year's recipient was:

 

Urban Discovery

 

GTB Shanghai office by M Moser Associates Ltd.

GTB Shanghai office by M Moser Associates Ltd.

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