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Submission: February 19, 2020
Registration: February 16, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Ghost Town Refuge: YAC’s latest architectural competition appeals to creatives for the best proposal to design contemporary refuges among the ruins of the ancient Craco, in southern Italy. The design challenge aims to bring this historical village back to its ancient splendours welcoming visitors for an exclusive experience: fall asleep under the uncovered vaults of a ghost town. Hurry-up to register to the competition with a discounted fee: early birds will end on Sunday, 22nd December!

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ghost town refuge architecture competition

Submission: January 17, 2020
Registration: January 17, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Under the leadership of Jawaharlal Nehru (India’s first prime minister), India saw the formation of various new academies and retrofitting of heritage buildings with cultural institutions. This was done to bring arts and traditional crafts in the urban limelight. After his death, the vision was carried forward by the forthcoming governments in the 1970s. A new draft stating the need for cultural revival and sustaining India’s intangible and tangible heritage was drawn. The intent was to give a platform for practitioners of this traditional art form and educate others about these in an accessible urban forum.

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