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Sri Lanka, Ambepussa | Building Better Recognition, Asia Pacific, 2017 | Silver, Global, 2015
Following over 25 years of civil war, the reintegration of young soldiers is one of the great challenges Sri Lanka faces. This Community Library provided young men from underprivileged backgrounds with construction training during the implementation of the building. The slender building with a footprint of 1,400 sq m sits lightly in the landscape and wraps around an inner courtyard, taking full advantage of cross ventilation and daylighting. Rammed-earth walls and recycled materials reduce costs and the ecological footprint.
Thailand, Rayong | Acknowledgement prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Surreal pavilion that turns a local waste product into a durable contribution to community, Rayong, Thailand.
Bangladesh, Dhaka | Bronze, Asia Pacific, 2017
Remediating a wetland and floating a new university above it, this project adds both open and built space to the city of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Indonesia, Parung | Acknowledgement prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Organic farm promoting agriculture as professional vocation in the town of Parung located on the fringe of the metropolitan region of Jakarta, Indonesia.
China, Guming near Nanjing | "Next Generation" 1st prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Low-rise, high-density urban transformation of Guming, a rural village near Nanning, China.
China, Beijing | Acknowledgement prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Regeneration of the existing historic Baitasi neighborhood through the deployment of minimal means for maximum effect in Beijing, China.
Taiwan, Taichung | "Next Generation" 4th prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Exploring resilient ecosystems: Exploration of material stocks and flows at multiple scales as an alternative to predominant modes of development in the city of Taichung in Taiwan.
Indonesia, Bandung | Silver, Asia Pacific, 2017
Using simple construction, this “micro library” creatively promotes literacy and community in Bandung and across Indonesia.
India, Varanasi | "Next Generation" 2nd prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Poetic interpretation of a water purification infrastructure as public space along the edge of the Ganga River in Varanasi, India.
Indonesia, Ruteng | "Next Generation" 3rd prize, Asia Pacific, 2017
Project for a school that is more than a mere educational facility – as hub for multiple communal activities and vocational training center in Ruteng on the island of Flores, Indonesia.