Advanced Architecture Laboratory (AAL)
The Advanced Architecture Laboratory (AAL) at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) investigates the increasingly complex relationship between design and technology in architecture. Its research and design projects relate to advances in environmental strategies, building structure and form, performance and energy, computer simulation and modelling, digital fabrication and building processes.
AAL has received prestigious awards and recognitions including the World Architecture Festival High Commendation, A’ Design Platinum Award, Architizer A+Award, Singapore Structural Steel Excellence Trophy Award, Singapore Design Gold Award, SG Mark Award, Singapore Institute of Architects Award, Gwangju Design Biennale Award and International Union of Architects Award. AAL’s projects have been exhibited at important national and international venues including the Venice Architecture Biennale, The Chicago Athenaeum of Architecture and Design, the Museum of Outstanding Design and the National Design Centre Singapore and have been covered by a variety of media including Channel NewsAsia, The Straits Times, The Business Times, Lianhe Zaobao, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, The Singapore Architect, The Singapore Engineer, Better Cities, Cubes, ArchDaily, arcspace, designboom, dezeen, e-architect, Stedebouw & Architectuur, baulinks and Indesignlive.