Here's a first glimpse at the winning proposals: Khao Vu, Harvard University, graduate student
<img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f1/f1d988837d1636d56831c90fcda63222.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><a href="https://archinect.com/firms/cover/1276712/mad-architects" rel="nofollow" >MAD Architects</a> has announced the winners of their <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150066835/ma-yansong-to-select-2018-mad-travel-fellowship-student-recipients-next-month" rel="nofollow" >2018 Travel Fellowship</a>! For this year's edition, Ma Yansong only selected six architecture students from around the globe to travel abroad so they can conduct further research for their architectural topic of choice. Some of the travel destinations this time around include Mexico, Switzerland, Uzbekistan, North Korea, and Japan, to name a few.
Research Topic: Space Organism – A search for a new invention in contemporary culture
Travel Destinations: England, Japan, Switzerland
Tatiana Southey-Bassols, Bartlett School of Architecture, graduate student Research Topic: How the built environment is a key mediator of remembrance and a tool to preserve repressed cultural identity
Travel Destinations: China, Kazhakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan