2020 results

WaterHall Project
by Orient Occident Atelier

Magic Kwan, Kenrick Wong

WaterHall Project houses a pump and filter system that generates clean water for locals in Sneung Village of Battambang in Cambodia.

The project sustainably provides safe drinking water to underprivileged communities, whilst creating a social hub to garner social gatherings, celebrations and community festivities.

Discovering and documenting local building techniques and handicraft-making methodologies was important during the design process, as it serves to inspire modern architecture.


This project has been longlisted in the small building category of Dezeen Awards 2020.

Architect: Orient Occident Atelier
Project: WaterHall Project

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