Jurors
Year

Jurors 2016

  • Sonny Chan

    Principal,
    CSYA Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Theseus Chan

    Jury Chair

    Creative Director & Founder,
    WORK Pte Ltd, WERK Magazine

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Patrick Chia

    Founding Director,
    Design Incubation Centre, Division of Industrial Design
    School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore

    Founder,
    Squeeze Design

    (Singapore)

  • Er Chong Kee Sen

    Immediate Past President,
    Institute of Engineers Singapore

    Director,
    Engineers 9000 Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Brandon Gien

    Founder and CEO,
    Good Design Australia

    Senator,
    World Design Organization

    (Australia)

  • Mr Sou Fujimoto

    Founder,
    Sou Fujimoto Architects

    (Japan)

  • Mr Tim Kobe

    Jury Chair

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer,
    Eight Inc

    (Singapore/United States of America)

  • Mr Peter Kor

    Founder,
    Peter Kor Atelier

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Lyndon Neri

    Founding Partner,
    Neri&Hu Design and Research Office
    Design Republic

    (China)

  • Mr Franklin Po Sui Seng

    Principal,
    Tierra Design (S) Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Matthias Sauerbruch

    Founding Partner,
    Sauerbruch Hutton

    (Germany)

  • Mr Siew Man Kok

    Chairman and Founding Director,
    MKPL Architects Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Jackson Tan

    Creative Director,
    BLACK Design

    (Singapore)

  • Mr Peter Tay

    Design Director,
    Peter Tay Studio

    (Singapore)

  • Dr Erwin Viray

    Head of Pillar of Architecture and Sustainable Design,

    Singapore University of Technology and Design

    (Singapore)

  • Prof Min Wang

    Graphic Design,
    China Central Academy of Fine Arts

    (China)

  • Mr Voon Wong

    Creative Director,
    Viewport Studio

    (United Kingdom/Singapore)

Jurors 2015

  • Dr Erwin Viray

    Global Excellence Professor
    Kyoto Institute of Technology

    (Japan)

  • Chan Soo Khian

    Principal
    SCDA Architects

    (Singapore)

  • Dr Kerry Hill

    Principal
    Kerry Hill Architects

    (Singapore)

  • Lord Richard Rogers

    Partner
    Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

    (London)

  • Tim Kobe

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer
    Eight Inc

    (Singapore/United States of America)

  • Peter Tay

    Design Director
    Studio Peter Tay

    (Singapore)

  • Kazuo Tanaka

    President
    GK Industrial Design Inc

    (Japan)

  • Voon Wong

    Creative Director
    Viewport Studio

    (Singapore/London)

  • Yang Yeo

    Executive Creative Director
    Wieden+Kennedy

    (China)

  • Bhanu Inkawat

    Executive Creative Director
    Greyhound Co. Ltd

    (Thailand)

  • Alfie Leong

    Designer/Owner
    The Little Voice

    (Singapore)

  • Li Xiaodong

    Principal
    Li Xiaodong Atelier

    Professor,
    Tsinghua University

    (China)

  • Prof. Herbert Dreiseitl

    Founder
    Atelier Dreiseitl

    Director
    Liveable Citites Lab at the Rambell Group

    (Germany)

  • Patrick Chia

    Founding Director
    Design Incubation Centre,
    Division of Industrial Design, School of Design and Environment
    National University of Singapore

    Founder,
    Squeeze Design

    (Singapore)

Jurors 2014

  • Werner Aisslinger

    Founder
    Studio Aisslinger

    (Germany)

  • Theseus Chan

    Creative Director/Designer
    WORK, WERK Magazine

    (Singapore)

  • Patrick Chia

    Founder and Director, Squeeze Design; and
    Founding Director, Design Incubation Centre
    National University of Singapore

    (Singapore)

  • Dr Brandon Gien

    Chief Executive Officer, Good Design Australia;
    Chair, Australian International Design Awards; and
    President, International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID)

    (Australia)

  • Annette Gigon

    Founding Partner
    Gigon/Guyer Architects

    (Switzerland)

  • Tim Kobe

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer,
    Eight Inc

    (Singapore/United States of America)

  • Professor Thomas Kong

    Visiting Associate Professor
    Department of Architecture
    School of Design and Environment
    National University of Singapore

    (Singapore/United States of America)

  • Alfie Leong

    Designer / Director
    The Little Voice Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Li Xiaodong

    Principal
    Li Xiaodong Atelier

    Professor
    Tsinghua University

    (China)

  • Thom Mayne

    Principal
    Morphosis Architects

    (United States of America)

  • Ng Sek San

    Principal
    Sek San Design

    (Malaysia)

  • Norihiko Shinya

    Vice President
    Super Potato Co. Ltd

    (Japan)

  • Jureeporn Thaidumrong

    Chief Executive Officer & Creative Chairwoman
    nudeJEH

    (Thailand)

  • Dr Erwin Viray

    Professor; Architecture and Design,
    Kyoto Institute of Technology

    Editor
    a+u

    (Japan)

  • Yang Yeo

    China Chairman & North Asia Executive
    Creative Director
    JWT Shanghai

    (China)

  • Yip Yuen Hong

    Partner
    ip:li Architects

    (Singapore)

Jurors 2013

  • Dr Erwin Viray

    Professor
    Architecture Design
    Kyoto Institute of Technology
    Graduate School of Science and Technology

    (Japan/Singapore)

  • Sonny Chan Sau Yan

    Principal
    Chan Sau Yan Associates

    (Singapore)

  • Robert A. Ivy

    Fellow of the American Institute of Architects
    Executive Vice President/Chief Executive Officer
    American Institute of Architects

    (United States of America)

  • Look Boon Gee

    Founder and Managing Director
    LOOK Architects Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Ryue Nishizawa

    Founding Partner
    SANAA

    (Japan)

  • Chan Soo Khian

    Principal
    SCDA Architects

    (Singapore)

  • Shashi Caan

    Founding Principal
    The Collective

    President
    International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI)

    (United States of America/United Kingdom)

  • Lisa Switkin

    Associate Partner and Managing Director
    James Corner Field Operations

    (United States of America)

  • Dick Powell

    Co-Founder
    Seymourpowell

    (United Kingdom)

  • Dr Brandon Gien

    Chief Executive Officer
    Good Design Australia

    Chair
    Australian International Design Awards

    President-Elect
    International Council of Socieities of Industrial Design (ICSID)

    (Australia)

  • Voon Wong

    Director
    VW + BS

    (London/Singapore)

  • Chris Lee

    Founder & Creative Director
    Asylum Creative Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Freeman Lau

    Partner
    Kan & Lau Design

    Vice-Chairman of Board of Directors
    Hong Kong Design Centre

    Secretary General
    Hong Kong Federation of Design Association

    (Hong Kong)

  • Yang Yeo

    JWT China Chairman & North Asia ECD
    JWT Shanghai

    (China)

  • David Wang

    Chairman (Designers & Retailers Group)
    Textile and Fashion Federation

    (Singapore)

Jurors 2012

  • Rita Soh Siow Lan

    Jury Chair
    Principal
    RDC Architects Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Dan Stubbergaard

    Creative Director and Founding Partner
    COBE Architects

    (Denmark)

  • Dr Erwin Viray

    Professor, Head
    Graduate School of Architecture Design
    Kyoto Institute of Technology

    (Japan/Singapore)

  • Kengo Kuma

    Founder
    Kengo Kuma and Associates

    (Japan)

  • Sonny Chan Sau Yan

    Principal
    Chan Sau Yan Associates

    (Singapore)

  • Tai Lee Siang

    Group Managing Director
    Ong & Ong Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Ng Sek San

    Principal
    Sek San Design

    (Malaysia)

  • Paul Finch

    Director, World Architecture Festival

    Editorial Director, Architecture Review and Architects’ Journal

    Deputy Chairman, UK Design Council

    Chair, Commission for Architecture and Built Environment

    (United Kingdom)

  • Dick Powell

    Jury Co-Chair
    Co-Founder
    Seymourpowell

    (United Kingdom)

  • Nathan Yong

    Jury Co-Chair
    Owner & Designer
    Nathan Yong Design

    (Singapore)

  • Lei-Mei Julia Chiu

    Jury Co-Chair
    President, Icograda (International Council of Communication Design)
    Executive Director, Japan Institute of Design Promotion
    Professor, Musashino Art University

    (Japan)

  • Werner Aisslinger

    Founder
    Studio Aisslinger

    (Germany)

  • Garrick Hamm

    Jury Co-Chair
    Creative Partner
    Williams Murray Hamm

    (United Kingdom)

  • Chris Lee

    Jury Co-Chair
    Founder & Creative Director
    Asylum Creative Pte Ltd

    (Singapore)

  • Bhanu Inkawat

    Creative Director
    Greyhound Co. Ltd

    (Thailand)

  • Thomas Wee

    Founder
    ThomasWee Maison

    (Singapore)