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More than 600 student teams have submitted their daylight project to the International VELUX Award, and the jury has elected nine regional winners. See all winning projects here. 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.

Daylight Investigations




2018 Projects

Landscapes of Light: A Study of Light-Driven Forms in Northern Climates and Cultures

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Student: Rebecca Thompson, Peter Cohan

Teacher: Ken Oshima

School: University of Washington, Seattle

Country: United States

Region: The Americas

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THE ROMOLDING OF LIGHT-A LIBRARY DISIGN IN GUI’LIN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY 光的重塑——桂林理工大学屏风图书馆设计

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Student: xiaoling chen, 耀丹 胡

Teacher: 星 邓

School: Guilin University of Technology

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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LIGHT TRAIL

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Student: maria isabel sandoval fernandez, Sheyla Guadalupe Moreno Alamilla, Narda Alejandra Rodriguez Cardeña, Maria Fernanda Amador Rodriguez

Teacher: David Reynaldo Alcocer Gonzales

School: Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán

Country: Mexico

Region: The Americas

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The Collective & Experimental Light . Massagran Public Children Library

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Student: janaina noda bechara

Teacher: Josep Fuses Comalada

School: Universitat de Girona

Country: Spain

Region: Western Europe

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Scottish Book and Seed Bank

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Student: Maximilian Prücklmeier, Paula Haenelt

Teacher: José Mario Gutierrez Marquez

School: Bauhaus- Universität Weimar

Country: Germany

Region: Western Europe

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Skin

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Student: Fatmanur Cavusoglu, Sena Gorgulu, Ebru Dazkir, Aslihan Tas

Teacher: Osman Arayıcı

School: Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakıf Üniversitesi

Country: Turkey

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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Bridging Spirits

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Student: Yifan Shen, Yu Dong, Rui Wang, Jingyi Li

Teacher: Peng Luo

School: Harbin Institute of Technology

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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REMEMBER ME

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Student: chengcheng Gao, Xiaohan Zhang

Teacher: Tongyu Wang

School: University of Science and Technology Liaoning

Country: China

Region: Asia + Oceania

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LIGHT

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Student: Marta Zator

Teacher: Marta Zator

School: Politechnika Wrocławska

Country: Poland

Region: Eastern Europe and the Middle East

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