Vo Trong Nghia named Vietnamese Architect of the Year

WAN AWARD winner Vo Trong Nghia has been named Vietnam’s Architect of the Year for 2012 in a poll by website The Vietnamese architectural website took opinions from experts in the field but left it to the general public to vote for the winner over a four day period.

Vo Trong Nghia graudated from the Nagoya Institute of Technology in 2002 and operates under a self-titled practice creating highly sustainable projects using natural materials such as bamboo. In 2012, the practice was selected as part of WAN’s 21 for 21 Award which looks to find the next 21 shining stars in the architecture and design industry.

Examples of Vo Trong Nghia’s stunning architecture can be found here:

Low Cost House
wNw Café and Bar
Stacking Green
Bamboo Wing
Bird Wing

Friday 04 January 2013
Lift off for a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport
Tue 25 Oct 2016
Traffic in Britain’s cities slower than a horse and cart
Mon 17 Oct 2016
London’s global competiveness at stake warns NLA
Thu 13 Oct 2016
New software aids earthquake recovery
Thu 06 Oct 2016
Perkins+Will commits to Fitwel Certification for North American offices
Wed 05 Oct 2016
Benoy Appoints New Directors
Thu 29 Sep 2016
Biomimicry in Architecture 2nd edition
Fri 23 Sep 2016
2016 AIA|LA Presidential Honourees announced by American Institute of Architects Los Angeles Chapter
Mon 19 Sep 2016