Morphis win Kai Tak City, Hong Kong international design competition
On 8th January, Mr Paul Chan, Secretary for Development for Hong Kong, announced that out of 90 entries, Morphis won the international design competition for Kai Tak City public realm.
Responding to the announcement at the presentation ceremony, Mark Blackwell of Morphis, said, "We are delighted to win this exciting competition for one of the most significant regeneration projects in Hong Kong that will simultaneously transform and unite Kai Tak City. It will be a spectacular riverfront landscape, rooted in the culture of Hong Kong’s diverse community to promote a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.
Mark adds, "The ‘Living Roots’ design concept is Banyan tree inspired, symbolic of the urban jungle growing coherently in time and space, celebrating the local heritage and spirit."