Now on its fourteenth year running, the Asia Young Designer Awards aims to cultivate the next generation of talents through cross-learning experience and networking with industry professionals, while providing them a platform to showcase their work and realise their fullest potential.
|AYDA 2021 Theme Launch.|
This year's theme is "FORWARD: Amplifying Empathy Through Design" and aims to challenge the new breed of architects and interior designers to rise above and grow beyond designing one-dimensional spaces while keeping the demands of consumers in mind, as well as important factors such as sustainability and caring for the environment.
|A legend in the industry - Architect Jun Palafox.|
AYDA 2021 officially kickstarted with the theme launch, which was streamed live on Facebook and YouTube, and attended by students and mentors from 34 schools all over the country, as well as the judges, partners, and members of the media.
One of the esteemed guests was Architect Felino "Jun" Palafox, Jr., - environmental planner, humanitarian, legendary architect and the President and Founder of the Palafox Architecture Group, Inc. Also in attendance were Architect Richard Garcia - Senior Partner and Vice President of Visionarch, and Interior Designers Cynthia Almario and Ivy Almario - the powerhouse duo of the Atelier Almario Corporation.
Registration for AYDA 2021 is ongoing and will be open until October 15, 2021.
|Do you have what it takes to be the best Young Designer?|
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