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Submission: May 14, 2022
Registration: May 13, 2022
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1200£
Type: Ideas Competition

 

We challenge you to creatively debate the city using the collage technique, exposing a criticism/satire of the existing reality and/or an alternative proposal to that reality. This should go along with a short description of your proposal, no more than 150 words.

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city collage analysiss

Submission: May 14, 2022
Registration: May 13, 2022
Language: English
Location: Mars
Prizes: 1200£
Type: Ideas Competition

 

We ask for our participants to design a colony for 100.000 people, and it should be prepared to grow and be seen as a new start for civilization. The goal is to be self-sufficient, relying on the bare minimum to be imported goods from Earth.

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colony on mars

Submission: December 14, 2021
Registration: December 13, 2021
Language: English
Location: New York
Prizes: $24000
Type: Open Competition

 

The challenge is to design a modular pocket housing on an urban residual plot of land in a dense urban city. The solution proposed must be modular and temporary since the land may be vacant for a limited time period. It must be built to provide living space to people on a rental basis, for short duration. The assembly and disassembly of the housing units must be efficient.

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pocket home

Submission: June 18, 2021
Registration: June 18, 2021
Language: English
Location: Portland, Maine
Prizes: $1500
Type: Open

 

The Portland Society for Architecture (PSA) would like to invite you to visualize and test the limits of Portland’s newly adopted building code regulating the construction of accessory dwelling units. The hope of PSA is that this competition will bring to light any overly restrictive rules in the current code as well as give inspiration to anyone looking to build an ADU on their own property.

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the-complete-city-fillen-in

Submission: June 01, 2020
Registration: May 28, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The Corona pandemic has presented the world with unprecedented challenges and is impacting our daily lives by restricting our personal movements radically. It almost goes without saying that this month has continued to see extraordinary, rapid and previously unthinkable changes to public and private spaces. As the virus continues to spread, countries around the globe have ordered citizens to retreat to their homes – and stay there. Social distancing
measures drastically scaled down our personal range of movement to our ‘own four walls’.

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living in isolation

Submission: September 30, 2019
Registration: September 30, 2019
Language: English
Location: Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The Municipality of León through the Municipal Housing Institute of León (IMUVI) and Municipal Planning Institute of León (IMPLAN) The summon students, teachers and professionals in general to participate in the Second National Ideas Competition: Housing Solution and Intra-urban Park for the development of a conceptual design proposal for a group of high-density social housing and a neighborhood public park in a consolidated urban area in the city of León.

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mexico architecture competition

Submission: April 26, 2019
Registration: February 27, 2019
Language: English
Location: Malaysia
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The Tropical House for Orang Asli Design Competition is part of the KUALA LUMPUR ARCHITECTURAL FESTIVAL 2019 (KLAF2019: TOMORROW)’s programme in collaboration with Epic Society. Epic (Extraordinary People Impacting Communities) is a social enterprise that creates platforms that inspire, mobilise and empower people for personal and community transformation, with a vision to make collaborative social impact accessible to all.

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tropical house

Submission: February 10, 2019
Registration: February 05, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open Idea

 

Urbanization, the key to the future – a good or a bad one at that? On August 2018, Kerala & some parts of Kodagu, India faced one of the worst Floods of the century, with 300+ deaths and infrastructure damages over Rs. 8,000 crores (1.1 Billion USD). Every time disaster hits, we as humans do everything in our power to suppress it, provide aid and rehabilitate. But even the most advanced prevention systems and methods fail. The only way out is to fold how humans grow and work together + towards living with the forces of nature collectively.

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kerala 2019

Submission: August 01, 2018
RegistrationJuly 15, 2018
Language: English
Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Free Open International Design Competition

 

Building Trust international have just announced their 8th design competition which is in association with the United Nations Development Programme and the Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone. The competition entitled ‘Affordable Housing Design Challenge’ challenges architects, designers and engineers to submit an innovative design proposal for new affordable housing for low income workers in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Continue reading

cambodia phnom pheng architecture competition

Submission: January 31, 2018
Registration: January 31, 2018
Language: English, Dutch
Location: Delft, Netherlands
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

The name ‘Thorb’ stands for ‘The House of Revolutionary Building’. Thorb is an initiative supported by BAM Wonen, Eigen Haard and AM. Continue reading

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