Tag Archives: architecture

Submission: July 04, 2019
Registration: June 24, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

As our future megacities are defining themselves every day with bustling streets and soaring skyscrapers, a city still craves for many things but mostly – an identity. The 21st century from its onset is rapidly changing how we live and how we perceive the definitions of a city rampantly. ‘Urbanscape’ is the manifestation of the built environment of cities. It not only refers to the configuration of built forms but also the elements that define interstitial spaces. However, what we see today is the progression of ever-increasing skyscrapers that dominate the memories of a city, overpowering smaller elements.

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urbanscape

Submission: July 02, 2019
Registration: June 22, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

With most of the young population working today to acquire basic security of livelihood and not investing on their lives for the long term (depreciating because of the ‘grind’) due to various social stigmas associated with not owning a home; create this rat-race. Cities being an economic platform which is constantly growing every day – equity of housing has become an issue as they turn more and more severe/unaffordable every day. Affordable housing is one of the measures taken by the government but is not enough considering the vast number of people pooling into the city every day to look for means of livelihood.

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architecture competition 2019

Submission: March 08, 2019
Registration: March 08, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

We are very happy to announce that the reTHINKING competitions platform has just launched the new contest # 019 BEST DEGREE FINAL PROJECT. Rethinking turns 4 years old. 4 years since the first contest was launched and from the first moment the participants have asked us for a particular type of contest.

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Submission: March 04, 2019
Registration: February 28, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The most beloved figure for everyone around the world (kids and adults alike), Santa Claus, needs a new home in the Arctic Circle, and he is looking for a new, young architect to help him build his dream. With the world transforming at a rapid speed, Santa is looking to build a new, improved home that will make his living and working easier. His older house at the North Pole was built keeping in mind his former needs and functions.

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house of santa competition

Submission: May 19, 2019
Registration: May 09, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Extreme Habitat Challenge 2019 is thrilled to invite architects, designers, engineers, student fraternity, and visualizers from around the globe to take part in the world’s first ever Sahara Habitat Challenge. The Extreme Habitat Challenge (EHC) is one of the world’s most coveted competitions for habitat design.

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sahara competiiton

Submission: February 13, 2019
Registration: February 13, 2019
Language: English
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

BENCHmark is an annual design competition, located in Winnipeg, MB. Storefront Manitoba and The Winnipeg Trails Association ask designers to put their skills to work and challenge the concept of a ‘common’ bench. This design competition looks for intervention that has the power to stop people in their tracks and provide a place to wait, rest, read and more.

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Submission: April 30, 2019
Registration: April 15, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

War is the most serious reason for causing the damage to both artificial and natural landscape. Syria, one of the oldest civilizations in the world is entering it’s another year of debilitating violence at a moment of geopolitical flux.

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syria design competition

Submission: March 01, 2019
Registration: February 28, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

HOUSE IN FOREST is pleased to announce its 5th annual international design competition: House In Forest 2019 – Tiny House. The competition is designed to challenge and seek the creation of a tiny house with ideas and concepts in architectural design, as well as landscape design and site planning. The aim of this competition is to promote our ideas of protecting the forest and its environment, as well as focusing on urban design problems, while simultaneously raising awareness of the sustainability.

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house in forest 2019

Submission: February 10, 2019
Registration: February 05, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open Idea

 

Urbanization, the key to the future – a good or a bad one at that? On August 2018, Kerala & some parts of Kodagu, India faced one of the worst Floods of the century, with 300+ deaths and infrastructure damages over Rs. 8,000 crores (1.1 Billion USD). Every time disaster hits, we as humans do everything in our power to suppress it, provide aid and rehabilitate. But even the most advanced prevention systems and methods fail. The only way out is to fold how humans grow and work together + towards living with the forces of nature collectively.

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kerala 2019

Submission: April 10, 2019
Registration: March 25, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open Idea

 

Physicist Stephen Hawking in 2017 reasserted his view that humans must become an interstellar species in the nearfuture or risk “being annihilated”.
“The Earth is under threat from so many areas that it is difficult for me to be positive,” the professor said in a speechgiven via video link to the Starmus science conference in Trondheim, Norway.

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