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In Photos: President's Design Award 2016 Jury Session

29 Aug 2016  •  5 min read

The Jury Session of President’s Design Award 2016 has ended, following three days of sparkling presentations by shortlisted nominees, intense deliberation by the jurors and full-house audiences at the Jurors’ Forums. Here, a photo album of the best moments of the Session. President’s Design Award is jointly administered by DesignSingapore Council and Urban Redevelopment Authority. 

Recipients of President’s Design Award 2016 will be annouced in December.

Group photo: President’s Design Award 2016 jurors, the PDA Secretariat and staff from DesignSingapore Council and Urban Redevelopment Authority, in National Design Centre.

Jury briefing: (front row, left to right) Mr Matthias Sauerbruch, Mr Voon Wong, Mr Chong Kee Sen and (back row) Dr Brandon Gien, at National Design Centre.

Jury briefing: Jurors and staff of DesignSingapore Council and Urban Redevelopment Authority, at National Design Centre.

Breaking the ice: (from left) Jurors Mr Sou Fujimoto, Mr Sonny Chan and Prof Min Wang, at National Design Centre.

President’s Design Award 2016.

Reviewing the best: (from left) Jurors Mr Theseus Chan, Prof Min Wang, Mr Jackson Tan and Mr Peter Kor discussing the shortlisted nominees, at National Design Centre.

Deep discussion: (from left) Jurors Mr Voon Wong, Mr Patrick Chia and Dr Brandon Gien assessing the work of a nominee, at National Design Centre.

Review and appraise: (from left) Jurors Mr Tim Kobe, Mr Peter Tay and Mr Franklin Po discussing the shortlisted nominees, at National Design Centre.

Road trip: Jurors Mr Patrick Chia (in all-black attire) and Dr Brandon Gien boarding the bus outside National Design Centre for site visits.

Hosting the jurors: Mr Tim Kobe (left) with Mr Robert Tomlin, chairman of DesignSingapore Council, at a luncheon.

Getting to know you: Jurors Mr Peter Tay (left) and Mr Lyndon Neri.

Hosting the jurors: (from left) Mr Voon Wong, Dr Erwin Viray (partly hidden), Prof Min Wang, Mr Robert Tomlin, Mr Matthias Sauerbruch and Mr Theseus Chan.

Full-house audience: Jurors’ Forum I presented by Mr Sou Fujimoto and Mr Matthias Sauerbruch, at The URA Centre auditorium.

(From left) Jurors Mr Siew Man Kok, Mr Sonny Chan, Mr Matthias Sauerbruch, Mr Sou Fujimoto and Dr Erwin Viray; with Mr Larry Ng (fourth from left), Group Director of Architecture and Urban Design Excellence, Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore, in Jurors’ Forum I at The URA Centre.

Full-house audience: Jurors’ Forum II at the National Design Centre auditorium.

Jurors’ Forum II: (from left) Mr Jackson Tan, Mr Peter Tay and Mr Voon Wong are among the panellists in Jurors’ Forum II at National Design Centre.

Jurors’ Forum II: (from left) Mr Patrick Chia, Mr Peter Kor, Mr Jackson Tan, Mr Peter Tay, Mr Voon Wong, with moderator Mr Lim Chong Jin, Director of School of Design, Temasek Polytechnic, in panel discussion at National Design Centre.


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