This year, the jurors selected 8 submissions for Award distinction. Specifically, (2) Honors Awards for Architecture, (2) Merit Awards for Architecture, (3) Merit Awards for Interior Architecture, and (1) Merit Award for Unbuilt Project.
In addition, two recipients of the AIA Hong Kong Scholastic Award 2017 have been selected by the University of Hong Kong and the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
The AIA Hong Kong would like to express sincere thanks and appreciation to the jurors for participation. The jurors for the 2017 Design Awards include:
Mr. James Wright, FAIA, NCARB – Jury Chair
President, AIA International Region
Mr.George Kunihiro, FAIA
Advisor, Architects Regional Council Asia
Ms. Claire Weisz, FAIA
Principal-in-charge, WXY Architecture + Urban Design
Mr. Marvin Chen, FHKIA, RA, APEC Architect
President, Hong Kong Institute of Architects
Mr. Paul Chu, HKIA, RA
Head, Department of Architecture, Chu Hai College of Higher Education
Mr. Gregory Leong, AIA
Co-Chair, 2017 Honors & Awards Committee
Mr. Brian Jan, Assoc. AIA
Technical Advisor, 2016 Honors & Awards Committee
The AIA Hong Kong is pleased to announce that this year’s recipients of AIA Hong Kong Scholastic Awards are:
Mr. Wilson Fung Ching Wai, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Ms. Yeung Tsz Wing, The University of Hong Kong
Honorary Membership & Citations
The AIA Hong Kong is pleased to announce this year’s Honorary Members and Chapter Citations recipients.
Architecture For Children
In recognition of significant contributions in the Chapter’s region by volunteer arc architects leading educational programs for primary school children in Hong Kong to raise awareness of issues such as equity, access, ecology and sustainability in their built environment.
Environmental Protection Department, HKSAR Government
In recognition of distinguished achievement in the Chapter’s region for developing T-PARK, a state-of-the-art sludge treatment plant with integrated educational and recreational facilities that showcase to the public the benefits of ‘turning waste to energy’ and sustainable recource recovery.
AlA Hong Kong Honorary Affiliate Membership
Mr. Raymond Fung Wing-Kee, JP, Hon. AIA (HK)
In recognition of distinguished contributions in the Chapter’s region as both an accomplished architect and Chinese ink painter, whose environmentally sensitive building designs and evocative, abstract landscape paintings have captured the symbiotic relationship between land and city in Hong Kong.