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KUSTers Achieved Good Results in the 18th Asian Design Award in 2020

On November 6th, the winners of the 18th Asian Design Award (ADA) in 2020 were announced. KUST students won a gold award, a silver award, two bronze awards and one excellence award. Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning won the Excellent Organization Award, and four teachers, ZHAI Hui, LI Nan, LV Biao and YE Jianfeng, won the Excellent Instructor Award.   


ADA (2003 -2020) is dedicated to creating a wide-ranging, large-scale and influential professional and authoritative design exchange among universities in Asian countries and regions. Since 2003, 17 years of accumulation have made ADA fully connect with the international and domestic design industry, design universities and associations in the fields of architecture, landscape, interior, exhibition, luminous environment and urban design. ADA has spared no effort to promote the exchanges and development between academia and industry.


The winners of KUST are as follows:

1. Gold award of Renewal and Remodel:

Title: Yu Tao Village

Students: YANG Hao, ZHENG Youyu, ZHANG Yuxing, ZHANG Muyun, CHEN Lixin and ZHU Yilin

Instructors: ZHAI Hui, LI Nan and LV Biao

2. Silver award of Residential Building and Space:

Title: “Nomad Republic”

Students: CHU Rui, MENG Yifan

Instructor: YE Jianfeng

3. Bronze award of Commercial Building and Space:

Title: “Peace in Urban Life, a Different World

Students: GAO Feng, ZHAO Jianbo, YANG Hao

Instructor: HU Wenting

4. Bronze award of Urban Design:

Title: “Penang Community, Malaysia”

Students: SHEN Yaoyao, JIANG Siqi

Instructors: TAN Liangbin, ZHAI Hui

5. Excellence award of Urban Design:

 Title: “Hidden River

Students: ZHENG Youyu, YANG Hao, ZHANG Yuxing, LU Mingchun, ZHANG Muyun

Instructor: ZHANG Xinyan


Link to the winners of 18th ADA:



Translated by:LU Xiaoling, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures
Edited by:CHEN Chunli, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures (English)
                             Source: Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning Issued by: Division of Overseas Cooperation (English)
Edited by: KUST News Center (Chinese)