awards, accolades & publications

LOCAL AWARDS:

• 1999: Namibia Institute of Architects Award (Highly Recommended) : Namlex Chambers, Windhoek

• 2002: Namibia Institute of Architects Award (Excellence) : Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre, indhoek

• 2010: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Merit : Ernst & Young Offices, Windhoek

• 2012: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Excellence: Bührmann & Partners Offices, Windhoek

• 2012: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Commendation: UNAM Classrooms, Windhoek

• 2015: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Commendation: Head Quarters for Mine Worker’s Union, Windhoek

• 2015: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Commendation: Offices of the Auditor General, Windhoek

• 2015: Namibia Institute of Architects Award of Achievement: 10 Ossmann Street House, Windhoek

• 2015: Botanical tree Award: Office of the Auditor General, Windhoek

REGIONAL AWARDS:

• 2010: Jaco Wasserfall chosen as 22nd Sophia Gray Laureate, University of the Orange Free State, South Africa, in recognition of his contribution to architecture and architectural debate in Southern Africa.

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS:

• 2011: Dedalo Minosse International Prize, Vicenza (Italy), Commendation: Bührmann & Partners Offices, Windhoek

• 2011: World Architecture Festival, Barcelona, Spain, shortlisted for Bührmann & Partners Offices, Windhoek, and Hilton Hotel, Windhoek

• 2012: World Architecture News Awards Hotel of the Year 2012, shortlisted for Hilton Hotel, Windhoek

• 2012: Jaco Wasserfall chosen as one of “100 Architects of the year 2012” by Korean Institute of Architects at the 31st Korean Architecture Festival

2014: Young Architects in Africa, Andre Christensen and Mieke Droomer : Project Dordabis Community Centre

ACCOLADES:

2010: Jaco Wasserfall chosen as 22nd Sophia Gray Memorial Lecture Laureate. Exhibition, ‘No Graffiti, Please!’: 26 August 2010: Bloemfontein, Polokwane, Cape Town, Windhoek, Port Elizabeth

• 2012: Jaco Wasserfall chosen as one of “100 Architects of the year 2012” by Korean Institute of Architects at the 31st Korean Architecture Festival

PUBLICATIONS:

• ‘South African Architect’, Primedia Publishing, January/February 2001

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2001

• ‘50 Years of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2002

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2004

• ‘Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture’, Phaidon Press, 2004

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2005

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2006

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2007

• ‘Walls & Roofs’, vol.10 no.1, Media in Africa, 2009

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2009

• ‘A Magazine’, Department of Architecture, UFS, 2010

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2010

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2011

• ‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2012

• ‘Architecture South Africa’, November/December 2010

• ‘Dedalo Minosse Exhibition Catalogue 2010/2011’, Vicenza (Italy), 2011

• ‘Atlas: Architectures of the 21st Century, Africa and Middle East, Fundación BBVA (Bilbao), 2011

• ‘International Office Buildings’, Design Vision International Publishing (Hong Kong), 2012

• ‘Atlas of World Architecture’, Braun (Switzerland), 2012

• ‘Architecture: the people, places, and ideas diving contemporary design’,

Design Bureau Special Edition, Alarm Press (Chicago), October 2012

• ‘The Making of an Intuitive Architecture’, Flamingo In Flight Magazine for Air Namibia, Media Nova Publishers, Namibia, September 2013

‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Picasso Headline, 2013 Ed.

‘Time, Space, Existence’ Catalogue, La Biennale di Venezia 2014, Global Arts Foundation, June 2014

‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, Virtual marketing, 2015 Edition

‘The Digest of Namibian Architecture’, 2016 Edition

‘Habitat – The Art of Living’ no 256, Nov/Dec 2016