Tag Archives: idea competition

Submission: September 12, 2017
Registration: September 05, 2017
Language: English, Spanish
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

 

Fifth edition of this international competition organized by OPENGAP, inviting participants to explore the boundaries and paradigms of house designing, inciting them to work in innovative and visionary proposals which can both, think in a basic housing program and in the relation of  identity between the customer and  the project. Continue reading

a house for contest

Submission: April 09, 2017
Registration: April 08, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: € 500, 2nd Prize: € 150, 3rd Prize: €50
Type: Open

 

Ideasforward are an experimental platform seeking progressive ideas that reflect on emerging themes. The eco design, sustainable architecture, new materials, concepts and technologies are compelling issues in the societies of the future and the involvement of the whole community is imperative. In an globalization era, where communication was dominated by the technological revolution, there is the need to rethink the cities and how Man relates in a global World as well as rethink the economic, social and cultural patterns of contemporary societies. Continue reading

raWar competition

Submission: July 20, 2016
Registration: July 20, 2016
Language: English, Italian
Location: Taranto, Italy
Prizes: 1st Place €60,000, 2nd Prize €30,000, 3rd Prize €15,000
Type: Open

 

The International Ideas Competition #OpenTaranto is officially opened, the Competition is intended as a way to create a future vision of the Taranto Old Town and a means to kick-start the engine of regeneration through an Action Plan. Continue reading

Submission: August 01, 2016
Registration: July 18, 2016
Language: English
Location: USA / Mexico Border
Prizes: 1st. Prize: $5,000, 2nd. Prize: $2,000, 3rd. Prize: $1,000
Type: Open

 

By any estimate, the current fencing along America’s southern border is ineffective at best, a dismal failure at worst. Along its span, it is made variously of sheets of corrugated metal, chain-link and other fencing, and concrete. For the most part, this patchwork is exceedingly ugly, covered in graffiti or otherwise vandalized. Continue reading

Submission: March 31, 2016
Registration: March 31, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Details in description
Type: Open

 

COCOON – open call for ideas, which will be part of “A Shelter for Architecture”. The event will take place on Friday, April 15th, 2016 at the Consulate General of Greece in New York. During that evening, the Consulate itself will become a shelter for architecture and a platform for exchange of ideas between architects, scholars, educators, and the general public. Cocoon is an open call to architects and designers to rethink the archetypical notion of shelter as an architectural project. Continue reading

Submission: August 31, 2016
Registration: May 31, 2016
Language: English
Location: Edmonton, Canada
Prizes: Up to $15,000 (CAD) in prizes
Type: Open

The City of Edmonton is proud to be launching our first ever Edmonton Infill Design Competition, and we would like to invite your students to submit their own designs. Infill is going to be a big part of Edmonton’s future, and we want to make sure the designs are world­class. Continue reading

Submission: March 15, 2016
Registration: March 15, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: US $4,000, 2nd Prize: US $2,000, 3rd Prize: US $1,000
Type: Open

 

What does the word ‘basic’ mean?  Fundamental, critical, essential, necessary – all these synonyms illustrate the significance of its meaning.  Architecturally, we often associate the term with the primitive, the vernacular, even the banal. Continue reading