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Celebrating World Architecture

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ISTANBUL architectural office Tabanlioglu Architects bagged the top prize for the Transport category with their design for the Bodrum Airport in Turkey. Photo courtesy of Dezeen

A FEW weeks ago, I headed to Singapore to attend the World Architecture Festival. Touted by some as the “Oscars” of the international architecture and design industry, the WAF hosts a global design competition for 37 project categories including awards for “Future project of the Year,” “Landscape of the Year” and “World Building of the Year.” WAF is quite the melting pot, with design professionals coming together to share the many diverse concepts and ideas in the creation of what is, to their own unique definition, good architecture. The many design approaches from the various corners of the world make the festival a showcase of style and creativity.

Posted: November 30th, 2012 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Columns,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Property Guide | Read More »

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