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

Reading Pavilion

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Student: Yuvia Zhang

Teacher: Yi Lin

School: Tongji University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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BREATH OF LIGHT EXPERIENCE HOUSE

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Student: Fei Xie, Die Hu, Linli Mei

Teacher: Li Bao

School: Architecture School in Southeast University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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Light-Time,Subversion

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Student: Yuqian Zhang, minna hu, bo wang

Teacher: bin zheng

School: Yantai University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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"Bay of Light"

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Student: Люся Новокрещина

Teacher: Kliment Ivanov

School: Nov Bulgarski Universitet

Country: Bulgaria

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Stepwell, Refilled with light

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Student: Runjia Tian, ZONGMIN LI, YUNNI GAN

Teacher: CHENG SUN

School: Harbin Institute of Technology

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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Recall the Spiritual Light

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Student: Chunyou Wu, Shengshu Liu, Yuge Wang

Teacher: Zhongde Wang

School: Chongqing University

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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The Way Back Home

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Student: 张 哲铭, 任 建鑫, 郑 昊钦, 吴 芳芳

Teacher: 董 铁鑫

School: Inner Mongolia University of Science and Technology

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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Pull open bamboo drawers for sunlight

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Student: Pei Wanyu, Hu ping, Zhang Yalin, Guo Jutong, Zhou Pengbo, Qi Xiaomeng

Teacher: Feng hua

School: Hebei University of Engineering

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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SOL LUX LIVING CYCLE

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Student: Kenneth Tua

Teacher: N/A

School: University of Santo Tomas-College of Architecture

Country: Philippines

Region: Asia + Oceania

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