Tag Archives: #students

Submission: May 08, 2016
Registration: May 08, 2016
Language: English
Location: Tuscany, Italy
Prizes: 1st Prize: 3000€, 2nd Prize: 1000€, 3rd Prize: 500€
Type: Open

 

The contest, called Carrara Thermal Baths, looks for two concept: RE-NATURALIZE and RE-STORE. Let’s think for a moment. How can our actions contribute to nature? That’s what the contestant must investigate and propose. Projects do not start from scratch since there is no place ever inhabited, with stories, cultures or ways of living that should be part of the experience of this location.

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Submission: May 01, 2016
Registration: March 31, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: x3 winners /€1000  prize each/ + 14 honourable mentions
Type: Open

 

The aim of the “Sleeping” competition is to develop a design proposals for the hotel typology, intended as a place to sleep. It is asked to the participants to create innovative and unconventional projects on this theme, questioning the very basis of the notion of hotel. Recently many initiatives, such as Airbnb and Couch-surfing, have been proposing new interpretations of the function of hotels, developing extremely successful business models. Continue reading

Submission: March 18, 2016
Registration: March 18, 2016
Language: English, Greek
Location: Mediterranean Sea Area
Prizes: Please check competition’s brief
Type: Open

 

MOHA is announcing a call for academic projects and architectural scenarios on emergency hosting proposals for people in the Mediterranean Sea. The call is about gathering design concepts and proposals for emergency sheltering and environmental protection on shores and coastlines of the Mediterranean Sea, receiving people from countries suffering conflicts and political turmoil. Continue reading

Submission: April 30, 2016
Registration: April 25, 2016
Language: English
Location: Mertola, Portugal
Prizes: 1st Prize: 2000€, 2nd Prize: 1000€, 3rd Prize: 500€
Type: Students & Young Architects

 

This international one-stage architecture competition invites all architecture students, young architects and young professionals with a degree in architecture studies (≤ 40 years old) to develop and submit compelling ideas for the design of a Site Gallery located near the River Tower (Torre do Rio) in the bank of the Guadiana River and adjacent to the fortified walls of the village of Mértola, Portugal.

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Submission: May 18, 2016
Registration: May 02, 2016
Language: English
Location: MIlan, Italy
Prizes: 1st Prize: €5000, 2nd & 3rd Prize: publications
Type: Students & Young Architects

 

In the 2000 Dickson Despommier, professor of the Environmental Sciences at the Columbia University in New York, developed in collaboration with various architectural firms, the concept of vertical farms. The urban vertical farming means the cultivation of agriculture products and live stock in vertical, in multi-storey structures energy self-sufficient inserted within the metropolitan areas. Continue reading

Submission: March 21, 2016
Registration: March 21, 2016
Language: English, French
Location: Paris – Pondorly, France
Prizes: 1st Prize: 7000€, 2nd Prize 5000€, 3rd Prize 2000€
Type: Students & Young Architects

 

Wilmotte Foundation is pleased to invite you to bring new life to Pondorly, a bridge-building and southern gateway to Paris, which shall serve as the support for a reflection on the nature of the contemporary graft.

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Submission: July 15, 2016
Registration: July 15, 2016
Language: English
Location: United States, Canada
Prizes: $6,000 will be distributed among multiple winners
Type: Students & Young Architects

 

The perFORM 2016 Building Design Competition aims to challenge this. Now in its third year, the competition challenges architectural students and interns to explore the nexus between high design and high performance building for a net zero energy project in Seattle’s diverse Rainier Beach community. Continue reading

Submission: April 24, 2016
Registration: April 10, 2016
Language: English, Spanish
Location: Berlin, Germany
Prizes: 1st Prize: 2500€, 2nd Prize: 1000€, 3rd Prize: 500€
Type: Students & Young Architects

 

The multiple events suffered, set the Berlin to be doomed as the “not to be” city. Berlin does not have the museum beauty like other European capitals, but its people and its rich history make it a strong and vibrant city. The constant change is perhaps the only thing that remains stable in the German city.

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Submission: January 24, 2016
Registration: January 23, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize: € 700, 2nd Prize: publication, 3rd Prize: publication
Type: Open

 

The word “metamorphosis” comes from the Greek μεταμόρφωσις (Metamorphosis, “transformation”).
Metamorphosis is a change or transformation of a body, a growth, a passage from a state juvenile to an adult state. It can thus associate metamorphosis to a change in lifestyle or even habitat, however this can also occur without any of the first and only happen morphologies or state changes.

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Submission: January 30, 2016
Registration: January 30, 2016
Language: English
Location: Chicago, USA
Prizes: 1st Prize: $5,000 & demonstration unit construction
Type: Open

 

AIA Chicago announces a nationwide Tiny Homes Competition, encouraging students, architects, designers and the public to plan and design a community of tiny homes for unsheltered homeless young adults, ages 18 to 24. Continue reading