Vo Trong Nghia named Vietnamese Architect of the Year

Stacking green / + Daisuke Sanuki + © Hiroyuki Oki

By popular vote on the architectural website Ashui.com, Vo Trong Nghia has been announced as Vietnam’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.

Bamboo Booth 2012 / Vo Trong Nghia

© Nguyen Quang Phuc - Vo Trong Nghia

Architect: Vo Trong Nghia
Location: ,
Architects in charge: Vo Trong Nghia, Masaaki Iwamoto, Takashi Niwa, Kosuke Nishijima
Completion: April 2012
Photographs: Nguyen Quang Phuc, Vo Trong Nghia

wNw Cafe / Vo Trong Nghia

© Hiroyuki Oki

Architects: Vo Trong Nghia
Location: Binh Duong Province,
Completion: 2006
Project team: Minoru Sakata, Hisanori Ohara, Nguyen Hoa Hiep
Photographs: Dinh Thu Thuy, Hiroyuki Oki

 

wNw Bar / Vo Trong Nghia

© Phan Quang

Architects: Vo Trong Nghia
Location: Phu Tho district, Thu Dau Mot Town, ,
Project Completion: 2008
Construction Area: 250 sqm
Photographer: Phan Quang

Bamboo Wing / Vo Trong Nghia

© Hiroyuki Oki

Architects: Vo Trong Nghia
Location: Flamingo Dai Lai Resort, province,
Completion Year: 2010
Construction Area: 1,600 sqm
Photo credit (construction): Vo TrongNghia Co., Ltd.
Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

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

© Hiroyuki Oki

Architects: , Daisuke Sanuki, Shunri Nishizawa (Vo Trong Nghia Co., ltd.)
Location: , Vietnam
Photographers: Hiroyuki Oki

   

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

© Hiroyuki Oki

Architects: , Shunri Nishizawa, Daisuke Sanuki (Vo Trong Nghia Co., ltd.)
Location: Binh Dương City,
Area: 5,300 sqm
Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki