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Liveable Leh: Call for Ideas

Submission: December 15, 2020
Registration: December 10, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Student Competitions

 

Ladakh Ecological Development Group (LEDeG) under ‘Liveable Leh’, a project funded by the European Union and supported by BORDA (Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association) and GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit), is currently working towards achieving an inclusive, resilient and liveable Himalayan city. The main focus of the project is to mitigate Climate Change and also to achieve Sustainable Development Goals 6 (clean water and sanitation) and 11 (sustainable cities and communities). As a part of this initiative, LEDeG is launching a Global Design Competition on solutions to resolve problems in high-altitude towns, under Work Package 4.8 of the Liveable Leh project. (more…)

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Student Ideas Competition: Environmental Health Equity

Submission: December 04, 2020
Registration: December 04, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Student Competitions

 

The Pittsburgh Platform in collaboration with Chalmers University and Carnegie Mellon University launches an Ideas Competition for students within in the fields of architecture and urban planning to submit proposals on how to ensure environmental health equity. This call for ideas aims to push the envelope on how to establish environmental health equity and bring environmental health equity into the center of debate on city planning. (more…)

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PLAY Interactive Kids Furniture

Submission: February 10, 2021
Registration: February 09, 2021
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

PLAY is a design competition with the aim of generating interactive, modular and dynamic furniture prototypes for children up to the age of 10. Furniture for children should be a reflection of their personality and must be more than just a functional entity for them. The furniture should have an innate sculptural quality that could stimulate a child’s creativity and imagination. (more…)

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Gaining Urban Space: Solving NY’s Affordable Housing Shortage

Submission: February 23, 2021
Registration: February 23, 2021
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Student Competitions

 

The Metals in Construction magazine 2021 Design Challenge is a competition to generate ideas for creating an environment suitable for affordable rental housing over a portion of NYC’s Sunnyside Yard situated between Queens Blvd and Honeywell Street. This site is Phase 1 of the plan as proposed in the Sunnyside Yard Master Plan Handbook (SYMPH), a detailed technical guide for exploring the rail yard’s development opportunities. (more…)

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THAMESMEAD WATERFRONT

Thamesmead Waterfront | International Masterplanning Competition

Submission: November 25, 2020
Registration: November 25, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Town of tomorrow: Thamesmead Waterfront Joint Venture launches international masterplanning competition (more…)

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Call to Design Teams – LGBTQ2+ National Monument

Submission: January 05, 2021
Registration: January 05, 2021
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: INR 50000 + Intership Opportunities + Publication & Best
Type: Open

 

The Department of Canadian Heritage, in cooperation with the LGBT Purge Fund and, the National Capital Commission, invites teams of professional artists, landscape architects, architects, and other urban design professionals to submit their credentials and examples of prior work for the first part of a two-phase competition to design a new national monument in Ottawa. (more…)

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mars calling architecture competition

MARS CALLING, Sketch the future.

Submission: February 25, 2021
Registration: February 15, 2021
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Mars is the most Earth-like planet in the solar system; and the only one where humans have conceived setting up colonies in the near future. A human mission to Mars has been the subject of science fiction and aerospace engineer-since 20th century. Private companies and government agencies like SpaceX and NASA, developing this infrastructure, are set to make this long sought-after human dream come true, possibly by the end of 2030. (more…)

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NODE: PAVILION DESIGN CHALLENGE

Submission: December 27, 2020
Registration: December 06, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: INR 50000 + Intership Opportunities + Publication & Best
Type: Open

 

The competition is to design a pavilion – a community space, that can be shared equally by one and all in the transforming urban settings. It could be a new refuge, an inspiring and calming breather! (more…)

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Amazon Conservation Center

Submission: November 30, 2020
Registration: November 30, 2020
Language: English, Spanish
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

In this contest we will investigate innovative proposals to locate an Amazon Conservation Center. Seeking to generate a multidisciplinary meeting point in a building of iconic and memorable character. (more…)

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Results: Emotions, Architecture, Opioids _ 2020

Architecture affects emotions. Every environment you are in triggers an emotional reaction. Strong or faint, the built environment has an impact on how we feel and behave. Just like art, or music, or anything else that makes people feel something. The fact that the built environment has an emotional impact on people also means that architecture can be used as a tool to influence people’s behavior. Although nothing new, it is an aspect of architecture that isn’t always explicitly considered by designers – much in the same way one might not always reflect on the relation our surroundings have with the way we think and feel. Combo Competitions wants to explore the subject further by asking participants to actively use it as a design tool. (more…)

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