We’d like to take the opportunity to introduce you to the 2nd prize winner of our "Museum of Emotions / Edition #2" competition – Je Yen Tan from Australia!

Je Yen Tan from Australia

I’m a student at the University of Melbourne studying the Master of Architecture.

Brief information about the projects that you/your company have been involved with. For instance, what scale have you focused on/preferred, any significant projects where the company/ individuals have been involved?

I enjoy approaching architectural projects that challenge conventional modes of representation, as well as engaging with spatial phenomenology.

What does architecture mean to you and what is the role of an architect in your society?

It is about the assemblage of form that has the ability to stir emotion and change preconceived notions about space.

Why do you participate in architecture competitions?

Participating in architecture competitions is a fantastic way to broaden one’s understanding of built form and challenge their skills in representation.

What advice would you give to individuals who struggle to decide whether it would be beneficial for them to participate in architecture competitions?

If one has the ability to participate in architecture competitions, it can be a great way to develop skills and showcase their work to a wider audience.

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