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Submission: October 07 , 2016
Registration: October 03, 2016
Language: English, Japanese, Chinese
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Prizes: 1st Prize: ¥1000,000, 2nd Prize: ¥500,000, 3rd Prize : ¥300,000, Merit Prize: ¥100,000
Type: Open


This year’s theme for the Nisshin Kogyo Architectural Design Competition is “Botanical Architecture.” The definition of “botanical” is “of plant biology.” Plants are a form of nature that is deeply related to the circulation of water. When people say green, they are referring to nature untouched. While the term botanical implies a form of nature that has been defined by humans. Continue reading