Re-thinking the Future Awards (RTFA) has announced its winners of 2014. OPEN’s work Ocean Base has won the Second Award of Institutional Concept Category. Four other OPEN projects won Awards or Honorable Mentions in other categories, including Garden School, Stepped Courtyards, Connection House and 2nd Ring 2049.
This year, the competition received huge participation from 83 Countries. It aims to bring out the most creative and innovative projects in the field of architecture and hence create an interactive educational platform of highest standards. Rethinking The Future is about envisioning a future that aims to meet human ‘needs’ while preserving the environment so that these ‘needs’ can be met not only in the present, but also for future generations.