recognition

AWARDS

American Architecture Prize 2016, US, The Bamboo Playhouse, ‘Installation & Structures Category’, Honourable Mention

LEAF Award 2016, UK, The Bamboo Playhouse, Best Sustainable Development, Shortlisted

Plan Award 2016, Italy, Sepang House, Finalist

World Architecture Festival 2015 Singapore, The Bamboo Playhouse, Kuala Lumpur, ‘Small Projects Category’, Shortlist

World Architecture Festival 2015 Singapore, The Spiral Pedestrian & Cycle Link, Kuala Lumpur, ‘Infrastructure Category’, Shortlist

World Architecture Festival 2014 Singapore, The Bamboo Playhouse, Kuala Lumpur, ‘Future Culture Projects’, Shortlist

World Architecture Festival 2012 Barcelona, Moving School (School for Burma) Thailand, ‘Learning Category’ Shortlist

World Architecture Festival 2010 Barcelona, Millennium School Project, ‘Learning Category’, Shortlist

Philippine Presidential Citation for the Millennium Schools Project (Be Better Build Better Program), 2008

EXHIBITIONS

TIME SPACE EXISTENCE Exhibition, Palazzo Bembo, Venice Biennale 2014 organised by Global Art Affairs Foundation

SMART CITY: The Next Generation, Focus South East Asia Exhibition at AEDES Berlin 2013

Wood 2013/Architecture of Necessity Exhibiton at Virserums Kunsthall, Sweden

MOVING SCHOOL, Pop Up Space, OXFORD STREET, LONDON, Building Trust International 2012

Design for the Other 90% Exhibition 2011-2012, Classroom prototype (Millennium School Project) Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York

SELECTED PRESS

Bamboo Playhouse, Architecture Asia, second quarter 2016.

Detailing Bamboo in Buildings: Ground Connections, ‘architecture malaysia’ Vol 28 Issue 2/April 2016

Sepang House, D+A Magazine Singapore issue 089 2015/2016.

Vermani House, ‘architecture malaysia’ Vol 27 Issue 1, Feb 2015.

Desa Mahkota School, FuturArc Nov-Dec 2014 Issue

TIME SPACE EXISTENCE Made in Europe, La Bienale, Di Venezia, 2015, exhibition catalogue, Global Arts Affairs Foundation

Millennium School in Bamboo Architecture & Design published by Braun Publishing, 2014

http://www.archdaily.com/office/eleena-jamil-architect

https://www.dezeen.com/2015/11/17/eleena-jamil-bamboo-playhouse-lake-island-kuala-lumpur-malaysia-perdana-botanical-gardens/

https://www.dezeen.com/2014/09/26/vermani-house-eleena-jamil-circular-courtyard-kuala-lumpur/

COMPETITIONS

#Flitched Upcycle Competition, Canning Town, East London, 2013, Third Prize

Triumph Pavilion London, Summer 2013 Build Project, 2013, Honourable Mention

‘HOME’ Elderly Homless Shelter Singapore (organised by Building Trust International, UK) 2012, Honourable Mention

School for Burma (organised by Building Trust International UK) 2011, Thailand, Special Mention

Floodproof House UK (organised by RIBA & Norwich Union) 2008, Winner

Millennium School Competition, Philippines (organised by MyShelter Foundation) 2008, Winner

Welsh House of the Future Competition, Wales, United Kingdom 1999, Shortlist