bauhouse competition

24h competition 17th edition – bauHouse

Submission: May 28, 2017
Registration: May 27, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: € 500, 2nd Prize: € 150, 3rd Prize: € 50
Type: Open


Ideasforward wants to give young creative people from around the world the opportunity to express their views on the future of societies through their innovative and visionary proposals. We are an experimental platform seeking progressive ideas that reflect on emerging themes.

The eco design, sustainable architecture, new materials, concepts and technologies are compelling issues in the societies of the future and the involvement of the whole community is imperative. In an era of globalization where communication was dominated by the technological revolution, there is the need to rethink the cities and how Man relates in a global World as well as rethink the economic, social and cultural patterns of contemporary societies.

The young creatives and thinkers are a precious commodity that we value a lot and so we want to give them a voice.


A space where the time limit is used to stimulate your creativity.
This competition proposes give responses in 24H to the social problems, future visions, climate changes, humanitarian causes and sociologic problems of the contemporary societies.
Commitment, perseverance, inspiration and hard work are the necessary bases to develop a proposal that meets the premises that will be released regularly in the brief of the competition.
We challenge you to prove your talent in 24 hours!
There are a period of registration on the competition, when it end, started the 24H competition!
You have 24H to develop a proposal that responds to the program contained on a brief that you only know on the same day that start competition.


Change is a consequence of the growth and realization of the human being, as a thinking being and element of a social organization of which he is a part.
Here, art is a open door to the manifestations and desires of this same society,
and questioning whether new paths and answers are found.

Art does not ask, art responds.
Put in question, to become a consequence and, brick to brick, solid walls grow from an ever closer future, where we will all live and from it we will make our house …


Beginning of the registration period: April 10th
Promotional registration period from April 10th to April 14th at 23:59 – Fee € 10

Regular registration period from April 15th to May 17th at 23:59 – Fee € 20

Late period of registration from May 18th to May 27th at 11:59 – Fee € 25

Publication of winners and honorable mentions at www.if-ideasforward.com on June 27th

The competition date //May 27th to May 28th //

The competition begins at May 27th 12:00 noon and ends at May 28th 12:00 noon (London GMT + 0:00)


1st Place – € 500 + publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 5 sketchbooks Emílio Braga + 24H registration fee + Kaiser Original Idell 6556
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2nd Place – € 150 + publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 5 sketchbooks Emílio Braga + 24H registration fee

3rd Place – € 50 + publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 5 sketchbooks Emílio Braga + 24H registration fee

7 Honorable Mentions – publication in website, social networks and media partners

This is a competition in 24 hours so you only have access to the brief on the contest day
Download on May 27 12:00pm (noon) (London GMT+0:00)
but do not forget that you always have to register before May 27 at 11:49 am (London GMT + 0:00)


Participation can be individual or as a group. Participants must be over 18 years old.
In the case of groups, the leader must be over 18 years old.
By participating in an ideasforward contest the participant accepts all the terms and conditions published on our website that define the rules for use of the company website, as well as the rules of participation therein.

Go to the competition’s website