Tag Archives: Urban Planning

Submission: December 01, 2018
Registration: September 15, 2018
Language: English
Location: Richmond, Virginia, USA
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The competition, called Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion, asks participants to reconsider Monument Avenue: its role as an historic urban boulevard, its viability as a 5.4 mile interurban connector, its presence in Richmond given the city’s emergence as a diverse and progressive city, its significance in the history of the United States and in the current debate about Confederate statues in public spaces.

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Submission: May 23, 2018
Registration:  May 23, 2018
Language: English
Location: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The aim of this competition is to make it possible to identify and implement an integrated urban remodelling concept that meets the complex needs of an area of significant size for the efficient functioning of the city of Cluj-Napoca.

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Submission: May 11, 2018
Registration:  May 11, 2018
Language: English
Location: Portland, USA
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Ideas competitions

 

Calling all designers, architects, makers, builders, artists, and creatives: New international design challenge for a public outdoor bench exhibition! Designers, whether individual or in teams, are invited to design a sustainable, outdoor park bench with a focus on reuse, using environmentally-friendly materials and innovative construction methods. Semi-Finalist teams will fabricate their unique bench designs to be featured in an outdoor public design exhibition at the World Trade Center Portland in August of 2018.

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street seats competition

Submission: January 05, 2018
Registration: January 05, 2018
Language: English
Location: New York State Canal System
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The New York Power Authority and the New York State Canal Corporation launched a competition seeking ideas to shape the future of the New York State Canal System, a 524-mile network composed of the Erie Canal, the Oswego Canal, the Cayuga-Seneca Canal, and the Champlain Canal. Selected ideas will be awarded a total of $2.5 million toward their implementation.

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reimagine the canals

Submission: September 25, 2017
Registration: September 25, 2017
Language: English
Location: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Prizes: 1st Prize: Design Contract, 2nd Prize: 60.000 RON, 3rd Prize: 30.000 RON, Honorable Mention: 15.000 RON
Type: Open, One-phase Competition

 

The meaning of this contest derives from the need to reconsider the presence of River Someşul Mic in the future development of the city as a result of insufficient recognition of the present uses of the river’s potential for the city, its inhabitants and visitors. The specific complexity implied by the relationship of the city with the “Someş of the future” in a long-term perspective determined the initiation to organize this competition aimed at valuing the benefits that this river brings to the city by conceptual reshaping of the waterfront, highlighting its landscape and ecological value and, at the same time, identifying the vocation of this natural city axis to transform the public spaces which it crosses by developing specific functions in the neighborhood of the watercourse. Continue reading

rethinking somes urban planning competition

Submission: October 28 , 2016
Registration: October 28 , 2016
Language: English
Location: Worldwide
Prizes: Get the first Hyperloop
Type: Open

 

The Hyperloop One Global Challenge is a competition which invites teams anywhere on Earth to put forward a comprehensive commercial, transport, economic, and policy case for their cities, regions, or countries to be considered to host the first hyperloop networks. Continue reading

Submission: May 08, 2016
Registration: May 08, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Amazon gift card worth $15
Type: Open

 

Husqvarna invites you to take their survey, The Future of Parks, and share your insights into how parks will look and function in the year 2030. Continue reading

Submission: March 13, 2016
Registration: March 13, 2016
Language: English
Location: UE
Prizes: Please check details in the text
Type: Restricted

 

More than 70% of EU citizens live in urban areas: cities and urban areas are centres of economic development, services, knowledge and creativity. Public space is the soul of the City, the place where all its features come together. It is an area of overlap and interconnection, the place where the character and the culture of a Society is materialized. Continue reading

Submission: July 25, 2016
Registration: June 15, 2016
Language: English, Lithuanian
Location: Kaunas, Lithuania
Prizes: 1st Prize: €1,000, 2nd Prize: €500, 3rd Prize: €300
Type: Students

 

International exhibition-competition of final projects of architecture students. Kaunas architecture festival KAFe2016 invites to participate in the international exhibition-competition of final projects of university architecture students – of both bachelor and master studies – on the topics of the central part of Kaunas town. Continue reading

Submission: February 25, 2016
Registration: February 25, 2016
Language: English
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Prizes: 1st Prize: 40,000€, 2nd Prize: 30,000€, 3rd Prize: 30,000€
Type: Professionals

 

Beylikdüzü Municipality has announced “Valley of Life International Competition” in Beylikdüzü district in Istanbul. The competition is searching innovative and sustainable ideas for the development of the valley in Beylikdüzü. Competitors are invited to develop visionary concepts that focus on the whole valley and on the focal points determined. These concept descriptions should include an operational idea for the area and a description of the ecological corridor with transportation connections, bicycle routes, services, functionalities etc.

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