AIA Hong Kong

Merit Award for Architecture: St. Stephen’s Preparatory School Ho Shun Yuk Building by Philip Liao and Partners Ltd

Winner: Philip Liao and Partners Ltd
Award: Merit Award for Architecture

The new teaching complex situated on an elevated ground on the beautiful St. Stephen’s Beach. The courtyard complex with a covered link bridge connects to the main campus. It houses twelve classrooms, a library, a naturally ventilated and lit covered forum, an indoor theatre adjacent to the outdoor theatre, staff offices and headmaster’s accommodation. Activity spaces include climbing wall, green house, and covered playground. The outdoor theatre sits at the centre forum of the building. It becomes the heart of the complex.