For several months, after the painstaking deliberation of all the judges and interview with the participants, Asia Young Designer Awards (AYDA) Philippines 2019 winners was finally announced. The event was held at PETA Theater Center in Quezon City last Jan 23,2019
The gold awardee won a cash prize worth of P50,000 for the architecture category while the silver award with a cash prize of P30,000
Meanwhile, for the Interior Design competitions, the gold awardee won P50,000 cash prize while the silver award with a P30,000 prize money
The gold awardees for AYDA 2019 will go to the Asia Young Designer Summit to compete with the best Architecture and Interior Design students in Asia which will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in March 2020. The winners will battle for the chance to be included in the Harvard University Graduate School of Design’s Design Discovery Program.
Aside from the major prizes, special awards were also given to other participants during the ceremony.
AYDA 2019 congratulates all our Winners in the Architecture category!
Gold Winner – John Carlo De Jesus from Bulacan State University
Silver Winner – John Harold Siblag from St. Mary’s University of Bayombong
Best in Green Innovation – John Carlo De Jesus from Bulacan State University
Best in Color Choice – Christian Adrian Manalo from Batangas State Unviersity
Best Mentor – Ar. Diane Alfonso from Bulacan State University
Best College/University – Bulacan State University
Best Supporting College/University – Far Eastern University
People’s Choice Award – Johann Orozco from Bulacan State University
Interior Design Category
AYDA 2019 congratulates all our Winners in the Interior Design category!
Gold Winner – Abigail Florence Taghoy from the University of San Carlos Cebu
Silver Winner – Clarice Limsui from the De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
Best in Green Innovation – Josette Thai from the University of the Philippines Diliman
Best in Color Choice – Michael Gabriel Vazquez from the De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
Best Mentor – IDr. Hermie Ray Oplado from the University of San Carlos Cebu
Best College/University – University of San Carlos Cebu
Best Supporting College/University – De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
People’s Choice Award – Erika Mari Ordinario from De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
Nippon Paint Philippines President Mark Webb led the awarding ceremonies along with the distinguished panel of judges. Webb affirmed AYDA 2019 was the perfect opportunity to highlight the best young talents of the country and showcase their brilliance to the international arena. He also thanked the mentors and academic partners who patiently guided, motivated and shared their expertise to the students, and for allowing them to join. He added that Nippon Paint is proud to be part of the initiative in elevating the amazing Filipino skills and talent.
AYDA Philippines 2019 finalists
AYDA 2019 is a design competition open to Architecture and Interior Design students. The panel of judges is composed of prominent and well-established industry professionals and was supported by the United Architects of the Philippines (UAP), Council of Deans and Heads of Architecture Schools in the Philippines (CODHASP), the Philippine Institute of Interior Designers (PIID), and the Council of Interior Design Educators (CIDE).
The list of finalists are posted on https://www.facebook.com/nipponpaintaydaph/
Visit www.youngdesigneraward.ph or visit www.nipponpaint.ph for more details and updates.