competitions

Culture Stations Competition by Young Architects Competitions

WA Contents • Jun 18, 2021 • 204

Culture Stations Competition by Young Architects Competitions

YAC - Young Architects Competitions - launches CULTURE STATIONS, a competition of ideas for a regeneration of Elini and its surroundings at the heart of Sardinia, one of the most amazing islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Contestants will be asked to reinterpret ancient railway infrastructures in terms of culture and tourism, considering a general mood of “sweet mobility” and “slow tourism”.

The cash prize of €15,000 will be distributed to the winning proposals selected by an international jury panel made of, among the others Ricardo Bofill, (Giuseppe Zampieri) David Chipperfield, David Telerman, Marijn Schenk (NEXT Architects), Edoardo Tresoldi.

Brief

Two centuries have gone by since the time when locomotives were consi (...)

Thompson Center Design Competition from Chicago Architecture Center and Chicago Architectural Club

WA Contents • Jun 18, 2021 • 373

Thompson Center Design Competition from Chicago Architecture Center and Chicago Architectural Club

The Chicago Architecture Center (CAC) and the Chicago Architectural Club have announced an architectural design competition calling for new, creative visions for the State of Illinois “Thompson” Center designed by Helmut Jahn, built in 1984 and put up for sale in May 2021 by the State of Illinois. The competition seeks to give the building new life through restorative architecture while preserving its architecture and public character. The competition is open to anyone with a vision for the building including students, architects, designers, planners and artists.

Competition registration, available through the Chicago Architecture Club website, closes on July 2 and competition submissions are due July 19. The winning design will be (...)

Competition: Point In Architecture

WA Contents • Jun 14, 2021 • 750

Competition: Point In Architecture

Point in architecture is an architecture competition organized by archiol in association with artuminate.

Primary elements in architecture are the basics of architecture design. This competition aims at exploring point as an architectural element through the ‘PERSPECTIVES’ in architecture.

The competition, Point in Architecture, is looking for ‘PERSPECTIVES’ submissions that highlights point in architecture.

Competition Brief

Perspective submission.

Submission requirements:

- One image highlighting the Point (element) in architecture.

- A description of not more than 300 words.

Awards

In the designing field recognition is everything. Archiol is providin (...)

Competition: Concrete In Architecture

WA Contents • Jun 14, 2021 • 713

Competition: Concrete In Architecture

Concrete in architecture is an architecture competition organized by archiol in association with artuminate. Concrete is an important material in the field of architecture and construction. What is the past, present, and future of concrete as a building material used in architectural construction?

The competition, Concrete in Architecture is looking for a graphical representation and essay submissions on the importance of concrete in architecture. Competition Brief

The participants are free to choose the method of graphical representation. It could be through a design, a conceptual development or any kind unique approach.

Submission requirements:

Presentation Board of the graphical representation - size: 30cmx30c (...)

Call for entries to 2A Continental Architectural Awards 2021

WA Contents • Jun 12, 2021 • 734

Call for entries to 2A Continental Architectural Awards 2021

The 2A Continental Architectural Awards (2ACAA) is a stage designed to appreciate the pioneering works of architecture, planning practices, and design. Through the relentless efforts of Ahmad Zohadi, the Award seeks to recognize and encourage architecture concepts that effectively address the needs and objectives of societies – all over the globe.

Organized by the 2A magazine, these prestigious awards work to honour the reputable architects whose design and built work demonstrates a flawless blend of talents, vision as well as commitment. We recognize and appreciate the architects who have worked to produce steady and noteworthy contributions to humankind and the built environment by way of the splendid art of architecture.

“I (...)

Young Visionary Architecture Competition 2021

WA Contents • Jun 10, 2021 • 990

Young Visionary Architecture Competition 2021

Young Visionary Architecture Competition 2021 was inspired based on the influential Architect Le Corbusier.

Le Corbusier was a visionary architect whose designs combined functionalism with bold sculptural expressionism. He belonged to the first generation of the International school of architecture.

This competition is international and involves unbuilt projects that were designed by students and graduates from all over the world during their career, and can be expressed as university projects, personal projects or graduation projects.

In other terms, YVAC 2021 is a “Designed Project’s Competition” where students and undergraduates submit their ideal Personal, University or Graduation project based on 3 competition cate (...)

HOME 2121| Future Architecture

WA Contents • Jun 9, 2021 • 1220

HOME 2121| Future Architecture

The most significant architecture space that we experience throughout our lives is our home. What will be the idea of home in the year 2121?

With technological advancement in architecture, our idea of home has changed for the past 100 years and continues to do so even today. Home 2121, architecture competition organized by archiol invites all designers to explore ideas of residential architecture for the future.

Considering the impacts of global population shifts, advanced materials and building techniques, as well as marketplaces like Airbnb and the rise of co-housing, tiny homes.

Competition Brief

Propose a single family home. Define how residents interact with the proposed design in graphical representation. (...)

Open call competition: “Imagining Student Life at IE: Beyond the Vertical Campus”

WA Contents • Jun 4, 2021 • 1086

Open call competition: “Imagining Student Life at IE: Beyond the Vertical Campus”

Every design—big or small—begins as an idea. At IE School of Architecture and Design, we’re on the lookout for yours. We want to celebrate those flickers of creative light that shine the brightest.

This ideas competition is open to anyone who believes that one of our innovative bachelor or master programs can help unlock your full potential. The general theme “Imagining Student Life at IE: Beyond the Vertical Campus” is the same for all applicants, but we’ll consider applicants to each program in separate pools when judging the submissions. Winning entries will be awarded a substantial scholarship toward the cost of the bachelors or masters program of your choice.

Your challenge is to think creatively in order to develop excit (...)

Competition: Site Shelter by ARKxSITE in Nossa Senhora da Luz’ Fortress, Peniche, Portugal

WA Contents • Jun 4, 2021 • 1267

Competition: Site Shelter by ARKxSITE in Nossa Senhora da Luz’ Fortress, Peniche, Portugal

ARKxSITE has announced the ‘SITE SHELTER’ international architecture ideas competition for architecture and landscape architecture students and young professionals (≤ 40 years old).

Registration is now open to architecture and landscape architecture students and young professionals (≤ 40 years old).

This international one-stage architecture ideas competition invites all architecture and landscape architecture students, young architects and landscape architects, young professionals with a degree in architecture studies or landscape architecture studies (≤ 40 years old) to develop and submit compelling ideas for the design of a Site Shelter located at the ‘Nossa Senhora da Luz’ Fortress, Peniche, Portugal

The Site Shelter (...)

Competition: PANDEMIC MEMORIAL: A Tribute to Frontline Workers

WA Contents • Jun 4, 2021 • 1521

Competition: PANDEMIC MEMORIAL: A Tribute to Frontline Workers

Archasm would like to thank all the health workers for their unflinching commitment and devotion to save human lives during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Covid-19 Pandemic has claimed over 35,00,000 deaths around the world. In the brutal heaviness of this pandemic, the number of infections outpaced the capacity of hospitals, assembling the frontline health workers to devote their lives for the safety and welfare of the community. Considered to be the backbone of any health system, these frontline workers have been the first line of defense during the pandemic and are still fighting it out to control and contain the virus. As a result of this ongoing battle, we have lost thousands of health workers who put their lives at stake unflinchingly (...)