Vo Trong Nghia named Vietnamese Architect of the Year

Stacking green / + Daisuke Sanuki + Shunri Nishizawa © Hiroyuki Oki

By popular vote on the architectural website Ashui.com, Vo Trong Nghia has been announced as ’s Architect of the Year 2012. The Quang Binh native was awarded over two other nominees after a four day public vote.

A graduate of Japan’s Nagoya Institute of Technology class of 2002, Vo Trong Nghia leads an award-wining, self-titled practice known for its intricate bamboo and sustainable structures.

View a selection of his work after the break.

wNw Cafe / Vo Trong Nghia

wNw Cafe / Vo Trong Nghia © Hiroyuki Oki

Stacking green / Vo Trong Nghia + Daisuke Sanuki + Shunri Nishizawa

Stacking green / Vo Trong Nghia + Daisuke Sanuki + Shunri Nishizawa © Hiroyuki Oki

 wNw Bar / Vo Trong Nghia

wNw Bar / Vo Trong Nghia © Phan Quang

Binh Duong School / Vo Trong Nghia + Shunri Nishizawa + Daisuke Sanuki

Binh Duong School / Vo Trong Nghia + Shunri Nishizawa + Daisuke Sanuki © Hiroyuki Oki

Bamboo Booth 2012 / Vo Trong Nghia

Bamboo Booth 2012 / Vo Trong Nghia © Nguyen Quang Phuc

via Thanhnien News

Cite: Rosenfield, Karissa. "Vo Trong Nghia named Vietnamese Architect of the Year" 04 Jan 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 26 Nov 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=315321>
  • VAN

    congrats Vo Trong Nghia, Ashui.com !

  • huy

    this is not designed by Vo Trong Nghia.it was designed by 2 Japanese Architect.that’s true

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  • michael banak

    beautiful and inspiring stuff!

  • cam Ngo

    Hi Mr Nghia, I would like somes idea decor a small cafe, Can you help?
    My name is Cam. Thanks

  • chris

    Vo trong’s architectural works are inspiring.I first saw his works on aljazeera Tv network.I hope to meet you someday. Keep it up