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Submission: August 30, 2017
Registration: July 15, 2017
Language: English, Russian
Location: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Prizes: 1st Prize: 300 000 Rubles, 2nd Prize: 200 000 Rubles, x2 3rd Prize: 100 000 Rubles
Type: Open


The Competition is organized by the Union of Moscow Architects and Nizhny Novgorod Department of the Union of Architects of Russia supported by the Administration of the Nizhny Novgorod region. Continue reading

Spit in Nizhny Novgorod

Submission: December 08, 2016
Registration: December 08, 2016
Language: English
Location: United States /48 contiguous/
Prizes: $50,000 Gold Medal and $10,000 Silver Medals (4), awarded to enhance the entered project
Type: Open


The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence (RBA) celebrates transformative urban places distinguished by their economic and social contributions to our nation’s cities. Winners offer creative placemaking solutions that transcend the boundaries between architecture, urban design and planning and showcase innovative thinking about American cities. Continue reading

Submission: November 08, 2016
Registration: November 08, 2016
Language: English
Location: Mumbai, India
Prizes: Please see details below 
Type: Open


This year, ACA’s 4th International Design Competition has set out to discover, the layers of the architecture of boundaries. The Competition eagerly awaits your unique narrative of these ‘spaces on edge’ that represent a core transformational condition, theme or an event set in your part of the world. For this you may need to take a deep dive into the inheritance of the ethos you belong to and simultaneously take a leap out of it to embrace the world beyond it. The English musician John Lennon immortalized an imagination of a world free of boundaries, barriers and borders at a time when it seemed like control over them were the only things that could prove supremacy.

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Submission: July 31, 2016
Registration: May 25, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: 10,000 CHF, 2nd Prize: 5,000 CHF, 3rd Prize: 2,500 CHF
Type: Architecture Students 


The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies is proud to announce the 2016 edition of The Geneva Challenge – Advancing Development Goals international Contest for graduate students. This is a project funded by Swiss Ambassador Jenö Staehelin and is supported by Kofi Annan, the high-patron of the contest. Continue reading

The EUROPAN 13 competition –a European competition of urban and architectural projects leading to implementation, conducted in partnership with European municipalities, local authorities and clients– was organised as a joint initiative by 15 European structures. This session topic was: The Adaptable City: Self-Organization – Sharing – Project (Process). The participating cities were confronted to the major challenges concerning the adaptability of European cities: adaptation to the need for more sustainable development but also to the context of an economic crisis that most of the European cities are currently undergoing. They also proposed concrete innovations in the order given by the site representatives, arousing new project approaches by young competitors.

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