Shanghai, P.R.China (June 16, 2023) During the Asia Educational Environment Design Awards (AEEDA) Ceremony, Way Design received the Outstanding Designer Award, 2 Gold Awards, and 1 Silver Award. Way Design’s founding partner Ms. Wei Wei won the AEEDA Outstanding Designer Award. Avenues Learning and Innovation Center won the Learning Space Design Gold Award. Avenues Shenzhen Primary and Secondary School Landscape won the Campus Landscape & Environment Design Gold Award. Shenzhen Vanke Bilingual School won the Campus Building Design Silver Award.
The Asia Educational Environment Design Awards (AEEDA) recognize projects, groups, companies, and individuals that have influenced and driven the improvement of educational environments, facilities, and learning space innovations in the region. Through rigorous procedures and high-quality selection criteria, AEEDA will discover innovative and exemplary projects, outstanding designers, and enterprises, as well as high-quality equipment and technologies, and promote the continuous updating of educational facilities to adapt to future changes in education and learning methods. The Asia Educational Environment Design Awards are currently the only regional award for educational environment design in Asia.
Grand Jury Panel: The award jury members are all well-known and authoritative experts from the China mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan regions of China, Japan, Singapore, India, Australia, and the United States. The jury members specialize in architectural design, interior design, pedagogy, psychology, ergonomics, and other disciplines. They can objectively and fairly evaluate entries from multiple perspectives. Chairman of July Panel is Storu Nagasawa – Director at Japan Institute of Educational Environment and Honorary Professor at Toyo University. Vice Chairman of the Jury Panel includes Georg Pichler – Partner of HENN Architecture, Ron Vitale – China Director of Perkins Eastman, Chun Huang – Principal of Beijing No.4 Middle School etc.