Velux

Call for daylight projects! The International VELUX Award is a biennial competition for students of architecture. We challenge students from all over the world to work with daylight as an ever relevant source of light, life and joy. What is your project?

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Global Winners

The global winners of International VELUX Award 2016 were elected after a presentation to the jury at the World Architecture Festival 2016 in Berlin.



Regional Winners

The regional winners of International VELUX Award 2016 were elected after a jury review of all submitted projects in each of the two categories "Daylight in buildings" and "Daylight investigations".

Daylight in Buildings

Light Scattering Window

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Student: Kamil Glowacki, Marta Sowinska, Lukasz Gaska

Teacher: Magdalena Gyurkovich

School: Politechnika Poznanska

Country: Poland

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Ceremonial Room Copenhagen

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Student: Eskild Pedersen

Teacher: Anne Beim

School: Kunstakademiets Arkitektskole

Country: Denmark

Region: Western Europe

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Shelter. Light

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Student: AbdulFatah Osundiji, Emmanuel Ayoloto

Teacher: Mr Babajide Onabanjo

School: Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

Country: Nigeria

Region: Africa

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Redistribution Of Light

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Student: Kwang Hoon Lee, Hyuk Sung Kwon, Yu Min Park

Teacher: Se Jin Kim

School: Korea University

Country: Korea, Republic of

Region: Asia + Oceania

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"NO PARKING ... LET THERE BE LIGHT! re imagining a parking building in the historic district of the city

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Student: Enzo Piero Vergara Vaccia

Teacher: Oscar Godoy

School: Universidad Central de Chile

Country: Chile

Region: The Americas

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Daylight Investigations

A quenchless light. Augmented market. Concept of the self-sustaining shopping plaza

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Student: Anna Andronova

Teacher: Ilnar Akhtiamov

School: Kazan State University of Architecture and Engineering

Country: Russian Federation

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Hammersh�i's Grammar - A study of an artist�s perception and representation of Nordic light

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Student: Nicholas Shurey

Teacher: Katja B�low, Susanne Eeg

School: Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

Country: Denmark

Region: Western Europe

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Automated Blind Study

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Student: Amir Nezamdoost, Alen Mahic, Malak Modaresnezhad

Teacher: Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg

School: University of Idaho

Country: United States

Region: The Americas

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Light and Shadow

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Student: Ahmed Zorgui, Ala Eddin Noumi

School: �cole nationale d'architecture et d'urbanisme

Country: Tunisia

Region: Africa

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Light For The Blind

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Student: Jiafeng Li, Chenlu Wang, Guiqiang Yao, Jiebei Yang, Lushan Ao, Xiaoqi Chen, Jiawen Li

Teacher: Mingjian Huang

School: China Academyof Art

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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2016 Projects

Make it visible

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Student: Chirila Oana Stefania, Razvan Gaita, Adrian Boiant, Cristina Apostol

Teacher: Cristian Blidariu

School: Universitatea Politehnica din Timişoara

Country: Romania

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Light, Place identity

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Student: Michał Kazberuk

Teacher: Andrzej Dudziński

School: Politechnika Białostocka

Country: Poland

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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LIGHT & WATER REFLECTION

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Student: yunchong 詹, Weida Lin

Teacher: TSAI CHIH HUNG,TSAI

School: Xiamen University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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Rendez Vous on the Road

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Student: CHIHOON LEE

Teacher: Eunmee Kim

School: Hanyang University

Country: Korea, Republic of

Region: Asia + Oceania

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Vertical transparency

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Student: Knut Haatveit, Lisa Wettsjö, Rita Einevoll, Franziska Dohm

Teacher: Barbara Matusiak

School: Norges teknisk-naturvitenskaplige universitet

Country: Norway

Region: Western Europe

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Fragmented Light

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Student: Jordina Freixes

Teacher: Jordi Hidalgo

School: Universitat de Girona

Country: Spain

Region: Western Europe

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LUMINORB

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Student: Michał Gawron, Iwona Dziemiańczyk, Marta Wojciechowska, Andrzej Foltman

Teacher: Magdaalena Gyurkovich

School: Politechnika Poznańska

Country: Poland

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Light for young

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Student: Magdalena Ragin, Mateusz Bagrowski

Teacher: Andrzej Dudziński

School: Politechnika Białostocka

Country: Poland

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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daylight' and life

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Student: 孙朝良 孙朝良

Teacher: N/A

School: Wenzhou University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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