The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has announced the shortlist for its Colour Prize, which is supported by three-time Headline Sponsor AkzoNobel. Last year, the Innovative Use of Color on Exteriors Prize was awarded to the Vienna University of Economics and Business’ Department of Law and Central Administration, for its use of Copper Orange in a 200-meter-long pairing of buildings.
This year’s Color Prize shortlist includes nine projects that span the wide spectrum of WAFaward categories:
Wholesale Conversion of Industrial Building into Genesis; Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong / Barrie Ho Architecture Interiors
ONS Incek Residence Showroom & Sales Office; Turkey / Yazgan Design Architecture Co.
Box Office; Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
Saigon house; Vietnam / a21studio
Tucheng Community Sports Center; Taiwan / QLAB
A Glowing Lantern for “Little India”; Singapore / Robert Greg Shand Architects and Urban Design – URBNarc
Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital; Australia / Lyons
Al-Ghanim Ali Mohammed Thunayan Al-Ghanim Center; Kuwait / AGi architects
Viking by Crown; Australia / MHN Design Union
The winners of this year’s WAF Awards will be announced at Marina Bay Sands, on Novermber 4-6. Learn more about the shortlist, here.
News via the World Architecture Festival.