We are pleased to announce that our project library@orchard has been awarded the Design of the Year at the Singapore President’s Design Award 2015. The library@orchard, The project, which is now the flagship library of the NLB, was completed in collaboration with National Library Board and Singapore Polytechnic’s innovative methods of Design Thinking. Within the library, the architect attempts to reflect the urban context of the library through its curved bookshelves to parallel the patterns and meanders of streets and mazes.
The President*s Design Award (P*DA) is Singapore’s highest honour for designers and designs across all disciplines. It recognises the achievements of an extraordinary group of people making a difference to the lives of Singaporeans and the global community through excellent design.