africa architecture competition

African Architecture Competition by CPDI Africa

Submission: August 01, 2017
Registration: July 31, 2017
Language: English
Location: Africa
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


The Community Planning & Design Initiative Africa challenges you to design prototypes of contemporary African architecture, that reflect the culture, aesthetics, materials and sustainable environmental elements for developing communities in today’s Africa. This competition is the perfect opportunity for professional architects, students, urban planners, visual artists, engineers, interior designers, and all built environment professionals to join in writing the final chapter in the book of contemporary architecture – The African Chapter.

Be inspired by Africa’s rich and diverse traditional heritage, and create its future architectural Masterpieces!

Winning participants will receive $10, 000 in cash prizes and special recognition during the CPDI Africa Annual Awards Ceremony, hosted and attended by our Partner Organizations, Sponsors, the Press and Special Guests. All designers will participate in our traveling Art of African Architecture exhibitions, publications and documentary films, and are eligible for CPDI Africa consulting opportunities.

The CPDI Africa Modern African Architecture Competition holds every two years, and is open to all nationalities and creeds. We welcome you all to join us as we Create New Architectural Languages for Africa through Design Competition. GENIUSES WANTED!

Go to the competition’s website