Category Archives: Featured

photography competition

International Photography Competition “Cities without Architecture”

Submission: March 24, 2017
Registration: March 24, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Up to €3000 for the winner to develop a photographic project
Type: Open

 

According to the Un-Habitat (United Nations) Urban Observatory, it is estimated that fifty million people will move from rural areas to the cities in western Africa over the next ten years. In Mumbay, the population has recorded a four-fold increase. Half of the population live in slums, 700.000 spend the night on the streets, 100 million people in the world, mostly kids, have no permanent home. More than half a century has passed already since Bernanrd Rudofsky exhibited at the New York MOMA a collection of pictures he took during his trips.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
lasztownia competition

Łasztownia – the New Heart of the City

Submission: September 20, 2017
Registration: March 27, 2017
Language: English
Location: Szczecin, Poland
Prizes: 1st Prize 150,000 PLN (about 34,600 EUR), 2nd Prize 75,000 PLN (about 17,300 EUR), 3rd Prize 50,000 PLN (about 11,500 EUR), up to 6 distinctions 25,000 PLN (about 5,800 EUR) each
Type: Open

 

Szczecin – a city in north-western Poland, inhabited by over 400,000 people, is searching for an original idea to develop an area of 200 ha located in the very heart of the City. To this end, its authorities have just announced the international urban and architectural competition “Lasztownia – the New Heart of the City”. The record-breaking prizes, totalling EUR 97,900, clearly shows how serious the Mayor of Szczecin is about the Competition results.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
xinguang village competition

Xinguang village competition

Submission: March 23, 2017
Registration: March 23, 2017
Language: English, Chinese
Location: Xinguang village, China
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Shenzhen Open Innovation Lab (SZOIL) and AzuKo are inviting submissions to a new design and ideas competition – reimagining the forgotten buildings of Xinguang village in China. (more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
Complicity and Defiance in Architecture

Complicity and Defiance in Architecture

Submission: April 15, 2017
Registration: April 01, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: $1000, 2nd Prize: $500, 3rd Prize: $250
Type: Open

 

Architecture is historically complicit with the policies of those in power, both symbolically and functionally. It offers not only representations of power, but also vehicles for enacting power in its most grandiose, oppressive, and physically enduring expressions, from palaces and corporate skyscrapers to border walls and prisons.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
quad competition

The Quad: Sustainable Social Space

Submission: May 03, 2017
Registration: May 03, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: $7,000 USD award towards the final execution
Type: Open

 

The Quad Competition is an international call for a social space installation. The competition is hosted by WHAT’S IN, a multi-disciplinary research initiative that advocates for urban density and housing affordability through design and policy.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
propaganda

PROPAGANDA arch out loud flash competition

Submission: April 08, 2017
Registration: April 08, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: $1000, 2nd Prize: $500, 3rd Prize: $250
Type: Open

 

A one-week exploration od architecture’s role in propaganda of the past, present and future.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
pulpit rock church competition

PULPIT ROCK CHURCH

Submission: June 24, 2017
Registration: June 21, 2017
Language: English
Location: The Pulpit Rock, Norway
Prizes: 1st Prize: €2000, 2nd Prize: €1000, x5 Honourable Mentions
Type: Open

 

AWRcompetition proposes the design of a new temporary church in the evocative site of Preikestolen better known as the Pulpit Rock, Norway. Design a place of worship requires a careful study of the theme. In these magnificent places, which have always inspired the minds of architects and engineers in every age, nothing is left to chance.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
seoul design competition

Design Competition for the Generation Convergence Start-up Center

Submission: March 29, 2017
Registration: March 27, 2017
Language: English, Korean
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Design Competition for the Generation Convergence Start-up Center and the Seoul Northern Campus of the 50 Plus at the Urban Regeneration Project Site in Changdong and Sanggye.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
paris_competition

The future of urban lighting Ideas Competition

Submission: May 15, 2017
Registration: March 31, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: €5000, 2nd Prize: €3000, 3rd Prize: €1500
Type: Open

 

Following a phase in which urban functions such as living, working, shopping and leisure were treated separately in our cities, the current trend is to return to a mix of all these activities, both in downtown areas as well as in the suburbs. This means the public realm will be used more consistently around the clock, which in turn will lead to an increased need for appropriate lighting solutions outside daylight hours.

(more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
clandon park competition

Clandon Park International Design Competition

Submission: April 21, 2017
Registration: April 21, 2017
Language: English
Location: Clandon  Park,  UK
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Through the Clandon Park International Design Competition, the National Trust is searching for a world-class multidisciplinary design team to restore and reimagine Clandon Park, the Trust’s Grade I listed, 18th-century Palladian house, near Guildford in the south-east of England, which suffered a major fire two years ago. (more…)

facebook twitter google plus pinterest Linked in We Chat Weibo
...1020...2829303132...405060...