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Submission: December 13, 2017
Registration: December 10, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

YAC – Young Architects Competitions – launches “Pinocchio Children’s Library”, an architectural competition to design a library dedicated to Pinocchio’s Adventures and available to children and adults alike. The initiative is in cooperation with the Foundation Carlo Collodi and supported by the Council of Architects of Pistoia, the School of Fine Arts of Florence, Touring Club, ISI Florence, Casabella magazine and it is part of the wider project “Collodi European Capital of Culture”. A cash prize of €20,000 will be awarded to the winners selected by an internationally-renowned jury made by, among the others, Mario Cucinella, Italo Rota, Fabio Novembre, Fedele Canosa (MECANOO Architecten), Emmanuelle Moureaux.

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Pinocchio Children's Library Competition

Submission: March 31, 2017
Registration: March 30, 2017
Language: English
Location: London, UK
Prizes: 1st Prize: 1,00,000 INR , 2nd Prize: 60,000 INR, 3rd Prize: 3rd Prize 40,000 INR, 10 Honorable Mentions
Type: Open

 

London-literature’s labyrinth of ‘lost souls’ is one of the favourite settings for writers/poets/scientists/thinkers and intelligentsia, who have nurtured the city into the greatest hub of intellectual revolution. One of the greatest living cities of the planet, London has had the biggest global influence on the socio-economic and cultural landscape of the world, even being the birthplace to the likes of Industrial Revolution. It has practically absorbed the different times into its intense and heterogeneous landscape through accumulation and juxtaposition. Continue reading

library competition

Submission: November 11, 2016
Registration: November 11, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: architecture books worth $300
Type: Open

 

Little Free Libraries® are installed in front yards, community centers, and public spaces all over the world, acting as book exchanges and neighborhood hubs. There are nearly 40,000 of these structures worldwide—connecting people and supporting literacy. Chronicle Books, Little Free Library, and AIASF are inviting architects and designers to rethink this unique structure, and solve some problems identified by stewards—the neighborhood heroes who care for them.

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