Submission: 19th September 2024 Registration: 5th September 2024 Location: Concept Language: English Prizes: View website Type: Open


The future of humanity lies beyond Earth, and we are on the brink of exploring the Red Planet, Mars. As we prepare to venture into the unknown, the need for innovative and sustainable habitats on Mars has never been more significant. Archiol Competitions invites architects, designers, and visionaries from around the world to participate in the “Beyond Earth: Mars Habitat Visualization Rendering Challenge.” This competition aims to envision and showcase compelling architectural renderings of future Mars habitats that prioritize functionality, sustainability, and aesthetics.


The objective of the Beyond Earth: Mars Habitat Visualization Rendering Challenge is to inspire creative thinking and innovative design for human habitats on Mars. Participants are tasked with creating visually stunning and conceptually compelling architectural renderings that illustrate the potential living environments on the Red Planet. Your designs should address the unique challenges of Mars, including its harsh climate, isolation, and resource limitations, while also fostering a sense of community, sustainability, and comfort.


  • Top 3: Certificate + Interview + Publication + score card with inputs
  • Honourable mention: Certificate + Publication.
  • Shortlisted: Certificate.


  • Competition Announcement: 16th February 2024
  • Registration Opens: 16th February 2024
  • Registration Deadline: 5th September 2024
  • Submission Deadline: 9th September 2024
  • Winners Announcement: 4th December 2024



A fixed fee of $2 (international) / ₹150 (Indian)


We collaborate with leading architects, designers, and academicians of international repute to participate as jury members in our competitions.


The competition is open to architects, designers, artists, and creative thinkers from around the world. Participants can enter as individuals or in teams (max. 4 members in one team). 

Date: March 20, 2024