From creative partners to family: behind the scenes at BluPrint’s WAF coverage in Amsterdam

BluPrint and Grohe host and cheer 2019’s impressive crop of Filipino finalists at the World Architecture Festival

WAF Day Two Winners: Serie and Singapore’s Multiply Architects lift ASEAN flag with a Mixed-Use category win for Oasis Terraces

Remaining three Pinoy WAF 2019 shortlisted entries put up a valiant fight with crit presentations that gained them jury panel accolades

WAF Day One Winners: IDA’s Mactan Cebu Airport nabs WAF Category Award, Creative Crews gets INSIDE honors

Alero Design Studio kicks off Philippine representation with Baliwag Community Center but bows down to competition in the Civic and Community Category

How did ASEAN architecture fare in WAF through the years?

The World Architecture Festival (WAF) is the “only global architecture event that combines awards, seminars, and networking.” The annual festival and awards initiated in 2008 with Paul Finch as Program Director. From 2008 to 2011,


For someone who has joined one of the world’s most high-profile architecture competitions, JR Santos of John Ryan Santos + Partners is surprisingly self-effacing and reticent. When asked how he would like his work

Who’s up against Alero Design Studio’s Jesy and Jaemi Cruz at the WAF 2019?

Imagine competing against the likes of Foster+Partners, Safdie Architects, Bjarke Ingles Group, Heatherwick Studio, and Zaha Hadid Architects. Or going up against Buro Ole Scheeren, Studio Gang, Effekt, UN Studio, Perkins+Will, Herzog & de