Architects' co-founding director, Wong Mun Summ, said the design was aimed at proving that it is possible to build a self-sufficient green oasis anywhere in the world, even in the desert.
The shortlisted projects include entries from some of the world's leading architects such as WOHA
, Kengo Kuma & Associates, Bernard Tschumi, Skidmore Owings & Merrill and Foster and Partners.
Called the Woha
Council Fire, it traditionally includes former campers and staff wanting to join in on the festivities.
Architects is set to design Expo 2020 Dubai's Singapore Pavilion, with Radius Experiential International also set to help build the 1,550m2 structure that Singapore's Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) will lead.
The two founding partners of WOHA
have realized their dreams for sustainable urban design on the island, a practice that won them recognition as Maison & Objet Asia Designer of the Year 2017.
Greenology's known projects are installed in the F1 Pit Building and the Woha
building in Singapore.
Newton Suites in Singapore by WOHA
is a 'green' tower of apartments, with clubhouse, pool and gymnasium.
Garden City Mega City: Rethinking Cities for the Age of Global Warming (Pesaro) proposes design innovations for our cityscapes, showcasing prototypes by Singapore-based firm WOHA
, from sky parks to vegetation-engulfed buildings.
The series kicks off on 8 February 2007 with Miro Rivera Architects and WOHA
Larger residential projects were also well represented with WOHA
Architects' apartments and mixed-use block (p82)--a dense, complex reinterpretation of Singapore's traditional shophouses--and Dorte Mandrup's resourceful conversion of a redundant water tower into flats (p80).
As an example of this condition, WOHA
's sophisticated mixed-use development impressed the judges with its head on clarity, which arranges a range of uses, scales and materials with highly accomplished finesse.
Under the deal, Arup will work with Liminal Architecture and Singapore-based architects, WOHA
, to deliver the project for the University of Tasmania (UTAS).