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【Introduction】 Introduction of Public Space Design Jury Panel of【TIDA 2020】


Taipei International Design Award has entered into the 13th year. Over the past decade, there have been tens of thousands of design works reviewed, many talent stars have risen from here while more international design concepts have also converged through the competition. The International Jury Panel definitely is the most important key factor of those fruitful results.

This year, the【TIDA 2020】Jury Panel continuously organizes according to the standard of international competition, the “convener mechanism”. Three high-profile design experts are invited to be the convener of each category, and other international design experts are invited under convener’s recommendation. Through professional and rigorous selection, outstanding works will be selected, potentially innovative ideas will be encouraged and explored.

This year, we invited 7 outstanding experts in Public Space Design to organize the jury panel:

Top row, from left to right : Chi-Yi, ChangLuisa BocchiettoRoberto LucenaProf. Heike Hanada

Bottom row, from left to right : Chen Chung, YaoOlga Tarrasó、Ching Hwa, Chang


Chi-Yi, Chang (Convener) -- President of Taiwan Design Research Institute (TDRI)

Chi-Yi, CHANG is the current Board Member of the World Design Organization, and Professor of the Graduate Institute of Architecture at the National Chiao Tung University, Vice Chairman of Xue Xue Foundation, CEO of Taitung Design Center.

He used to be the Deputy Governor of Taitung County Government, Vice President for General Affairs in National Chiao Tung University, the Director of the Graduate Institute of Architecture in National Chiao Tung University and the Director of A+@ Architecture Studio.

Chi-Yi CHANG has published several books, including “Contemporary Architecture: the Concept of Aesthetic”, “European Charm: New Architecture”, and “Contemporary Architecture of North American in Focus.”

Chi-Yi CHANG received Master degree in Design Studies (MDes) from Harvard Design School in 1994 and Master degree of Architecture (M.Arch.) from Ohio State University in 1992.


Luisa Bocchietto -- World Design Organization (WDO) Presidency 2017~2019

Luisa has a double degree of Architecture at the Milan Poly and Istituto Europeo di Design (IED). She specialize not only in urban renewal and urban planning, but also curation and projects for exhibitions and international events, in Italy and abroad.

Luisa used to be a visiting professor of multiple universities and served as President of ADI Industrial Design Association in Italy, from 2008 to 2014. Since 2015 she has been a member of the Board of directors of ICSID - the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design, which in 2017 changed its name to WDO.

Roberto Lucena -- DDC Caribben, Outside Sales Representative

Roberto graduated from the University of Puerto Rico. He used to be a board member of IFI, and the Chairman of Colegio de Disenadores / Decoradores de Interiores de Puerto Rico(CODDI) and has invited to participate in the IFI global New York Conference, three times of representative conference held by Mexico interior association and furniture exhibition in València, Spain. Roberto has awarded an honorary member certificate from the Dominican Republic designer association.


Prof. Heike Hanada -- Professor of Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

Heike Hanada was born in Hoya/Weser, studied architecture at HdK Berlin and at Todai Tokyo and established her practice 1994 in Tokyo (Hanada+) and 2007 in Weimar (heike hanada_laboratory of art and architecture). She works as an artist and architect. She completed 2019 the new Bauhaus Museum in Weimar. The practice first rose to prominence after winning the competition for the extension of the Asplund Library Stockholm 2008.

Alongside it’s cultural and artistic work, the practice has assembled a portfolio of projects that determine public building types as initiator for new urban developments.

Since 2009, Heike Hanada has been Professor of Gestaltung at FH Potsdam and since 2018 Profossor for Public Building Typologies at TU Dortmund.

Chen Chung, Yao -- Chairman of Coretronic Culture and Arts Foundation

Master of Architecture at the School of Architecture of Pratt Institute (USA). Chen Chung, Yao founded and chaired the Dept. of Interior Space Design of Shih Chien Univ. Taiwan from 1991 to 1998. Additionally, he found and directs t1 design since 1999. His well-known works are The Plaza of National Theater and Concert Hall, The Exhibition of British Museum and Vienna Museum in National Palace Museum (Taiwan), City Plaza of Taiwan Pavilion in Expo 2010 Shanghai China, Taiwan Design Center and Red Dot Design Museum Taipei.

He used to be the Chief Executive of the Asia Pacific Space Designers Association (APSDA) 2005 General Assembly in Taipei, Board Member of the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI), president of the Chinese Society of Interior Designers (CSID) and international Jury of Red Dot Award from2012 to 2014 and 2017 to 2018.


Olga Tarrasó -- Co-Founder of ESPINÀS i TARRASÓ Studio

Master of Landscape Architecture of Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). Olga Tarrasó has considerable experience of being a jury member for awards in architecture, these including the City of Barcelona Prize for Architecture and Landscape, the FAD Prize and the European Prize for Urban Public Space. Her outstanding recent works include the Master Plan for the old port of Tangier (2010-2011), the seaside promenade in Badalona (2012), her project for the outside spaces of the Besòs Campus of the UPC (2016), and the Master Plan for Media Park in Brussels (2014-2020).

Ching Hwa, Chang -- Founding Partner/ Principal Architect of Bio-Architecture Formosana

Master of Architecture of University of Pennsylvania.

Ching-Hua, Chang is an architect in Taiwan and the United States. She used to be the adjunct professor level expert in multiple universities, including National Cheng Kung University (Taiwan) and National Taiwan University of Science and Technology and was a sustainability committee of local governments. Her masterpiece includes Beitou Library (Taiwan), Cheng Kung Senior Hospital (Taiwan) and National Central Library. Ching-Hua has award twice of Taiwan Architecture Award and the 11th R.O.C. Outstanding Architect Award.


Looking forward to more outstanding design works being discovered by the above experts!


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