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The call for ideas EXTINCTION MUSEUM was launched by YAC aiming to imagine in the ancient crater of a quiescent volcano a museum to display the last mass extinction – the extinction of dinosaurs- and inform about the current threats for living species.

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The call for ideas DATA LANDSCAPE  was launched on November 2022 by  Manni Group  and  YAC – Young Architects Competitions – to  imagine a new generation of datacenters which fit in the landscape to generate magnificent and iconic architectures. Continue reading

With this text, we continue series of articles on Competitions.archi. We will be showcasing the case studies of the projects that were awarded in various architecture competitions.

The main focus of this series is to understand the design process behind all winning submissions. That is why we will be asking all architects and designers ‘ How you won that competition? ‘. We’re curious about their path, from the first draft, the first blueprint to the full-scale plan. We’re also interested to see which solutions had been dropped on the way, what kind of choices had to be made, and most importantly, what was the grand idea behind the project. That is why we will be asking for sketches, drafts and detailed descriptions so that we can fully understand their technique and the process that resulted in the awarded works.

We started with Emergency Operations Center – Kaira Looro Competitions and Fairy Tales 2020 Competition. Now is time to present the concept behind the winning submission in Xi’An Train Station Competition.

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YAC – Young Architects Competitions and the Municipality of Favignana announce the winners of Art Prison, an ideas competition that was launched last January in cooperation with the Italian Government and aimed to the repurposing the breathtaking fortress of a scattered island in Southern Sicily. Continue reading