Month: October 2009

Let’s talk about WORLD ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL – Barcelona, 4 – 6 November 2009 !!

WAF Overview WAF is the only annual international architectural event to reward excellence in a fully interactive, inclusive live format. Through its unique entry and judging process and its cutting edge seminar and exhibition content, it is simultaneously a celebration of great architecture and an inspirational intellectual challenge to a major world profession. Put simply, it is architectural excellence, live. Why should I attend WAF? FESTIVAL GALLERY – contemplate the breadth of international architectural excellence in the Gallery where all entries are exhibited together – last year saw entries from 63 different countries and over 2000 visitors. KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS – get inspired by the world’s greatest, which last year included Lord Norman Foster, talking about the issues facing architects today. THEMATIC EXHIBITION – this year’s theme is ‘Less Does More’ and feeds into the seminar programme and will show how cleverly utilised resources can create opportunities for living, working, learning and playing that would not otherwise exist. AWARDS CEREMONY – the festival finishes on Friday evening with a glittering awards ceremony, celebrating the winners of …