Tag Archives: 2017

Submission: October 20, 2017
Registration: October 15, 2017
Language: English
Location: Taj Mahal – Agra, India
Prizes: 4500$ and sponsored trips.
Type: Open


The Black Taj Mahal (Persian/Urdu: لحم جات ہایس “Black Taj”, also “the 2nd Taj”) was supposed to be a legendary black marble mausoleum that was planned to be built across the Yamuna River directly opposite the Taj Mahal. Mughal emperor Shah Jahan is widely believed to have desired a mausoleum for himself similar to the one he had built in memory of his deceased wife, Mumtaz Mahal. There has always been a debate in the archaeological and historian circles regarding the authenticity of the plan for the Black Taj. What if it was supposed to exist and NOW, we vest this opportunity upon YOU, how would you build the Black Taj? Continue reading

The Black Taj Competition

Submission: June 16, 2017
Registration: May 19, 2017
Language: English, German
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


For the fourth time, AGROB BUCHTAL in cooperation with AIT-Dialog invites to an International Newcomer Award. The contest looks for creative and exceptional ideas on the topic colours and patterns in architecture, which illustrate the varied design possibilities of tiles. Continue reading


Submission: 15 August 2017
Registration: 08 August 2017
Language: English
Location: Indian Institute of Architects
Prizes: Please check details below
Type: Open


Tamayouz Excellence Award, the Iraqi Architecture Prize is delighted to invite students of Architecture / Urban / Architecture Technology / Landscape Design worldwide to register and submit their Graduation Projects. An independent international jury will review all entries and will select the winners of Tamayouz International Award 2017. Continue reading

tamayouz award

Submission: July 24 , 2016
Registration: July 23, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Place €500, 2nd Prize €150, 3rd Prize €50
Type: Open


The idea of deluge brings us to the catastrophic reminder of the divine on the earth, where it is understood as a punishment of divinity, to the men. The water, which purifies and revives humanity, merges with the land and the transformation happens. Nothing will be as before.

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