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HKIA Annual Awards 2021

Congratulations to Anderson Lee, Professor Weijen Wang, alumni Vincent Ng (BAAS 1983; BArch 1985; MUD 1994), Tony Lam (BAAS 1982; BArch 1984; MScCon 2005), Michael Tsang (BAAS 1982, BArch 1985) and Bob Pang (BAAS 2004; MArch 2007), whose projects have won the HKIA Annual Awards 2021:

HKIA Merit Award (Hong Kong – Institutional Building)
‘Christian Zheng Sheng Ha Keng Centre’ by Index Architecture Limited (Founder and Principal: Anderson Lee)
Location: Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Building Type: Rehabilitation Centre

Christian Zheng Sheng Ha Keng Centre - Front Facade
Christian Zheng Sheng Ha Keng Centre
Christian Zheng Sheng Ha Keng Centre - Central Courtyard

HKIA Medal of the Year (Outside Hong Kong)
‘Valley Retreat: Xiaoyou Dongtian’ by Wang Weijen Architecture Limited
Location: East bank of Xiaoyou River, Wangwu Town, Jiyuan City, Henan Province
Building Type: Resort Hotel

Valley Retreat - Xiaoyou Dongtian
Valley Retreat - Xiaoyou Dongtian - Guesthouse Courtyard
Valley Retreat - Xiaoyou Dongtian - Enrance Lobby

Special Architectural Award – Heritage & Adaptive Re-use
‘Central Market’ by AGC Design Limited (Senior Directors: Grace Cheng, Vincent Ng [BAAS 1983; BArch 1985; MUD 1994], Tony Lam [BAAS 1982; BArch 1984; MScCon 2005], and Michael Tsang [BAAS 1982, BArch 1985])
Location: 80 Des Voeux Road Central and 93 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong
Building Type: Public Space / Civic / Communal Building, Heritage & Adaptive Re-use

Special Architectural Award – Heritage & Adaptive Re-use
Special Architectural Award – Heritage & Adaptive Re-use
Special Architectural Award – Heritage & Adaptive Re-use

Special Architectural Award – Curation & Exhibition Design
‘BRUTAL! – Unknown Brutalism Architecture in Hong Kong’ Exhibition, curated by Pang Chin Wah, Bob (BAAS 2004; MArch 2007)
Co-curators: Chan Lok Yan, Alison (BAAS Year 3), Law Ka Wai, Charlotte (BAAS 2006; MArch 2009), Tsang Ka Lee, Candy (BAAS 2020), Siu Kin Wai, Kevin (BAAS 2004; MArch 2007), Wong Hin Fai, Kenji (BAAS 2004; MArch 2007), and Ting Wing Sze, Vivian
Photographer: Mak King Huai, Kevin
Concrete Artists: Lau Chung Ming, Mig, and Ma Cho Fai, Joe
Sponsor: Design Trust Seed Grant

BRUTAL - Unknown Brutalism Architecture in Hong Kong Exhibition
BRUTAL - Unknown Brutalism Architecture in Hong Kong Exhibition
BRUTAL - Unknown Brutalism Architecture in Hong Kong Exhibition

All the awarded and finalist projects are showcased in ‘Central’s Hub’ – HKIA Annual Awards 2021 Exhibition:
Venue: 1/F Event Space, Central Market, 93 Queen’s Road Central and 80 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Exhibition Period: 20 – 29 May 2022
Opening Hours: Daily, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

HKIA Annual Awards 2021 Exhibition

Established in 1965, the HKIA Annual Awards is one of the most prestigious architectural awards in the Asia-Pacific region. It aims to strive for local, regional and international architectural excellence through professionalism and creativity, and to provide a supportive environment for its members to practise quality architecture and realise their professional potential.

More information: https://www.hkia.net/en/awards-competition.html?id=1&news=156
Media coverage: https://www.thestandard.com.hk/breaking-news/section/2/190331/Prestigious-award-honors-outstanding-architectural-excellence

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