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Call for Submissions: Mango Vinyl Hub

11:00 - 3 February, 2017
Call for Submissions: Mango Vinyl Hub, Enter the Mango Vinyl Hub ‪architecture‬ ‪competition‬ now! US $6,000 in prize money! Closing date for registration: APRIL 19, 2017
Enter the Mango Vinyl Hub ‪architecture‬ ‪competition‬ now! US $6,000 in prize money! Closing date for registration: APRIL 19, 2017

The world is witnessing resurgence in the popularity of vinyl records. The vinyl renaissance reminds us that records, unlike downloaded digital music files, are tangible objects that can be collected and experienced in a more tangible and personal way. In 2014, some 900,000 vinyl albums were sold in the UK alone, indicating that digital is not the only way to listen to music.

MEXTROPOLI 2017: A 4-Day Architecture Festival in Mexico City

07:30 - 3 February, 2017
MEXTROPOLI 2017: A 4-Day Architecture Festival in Mexico City

MEXTRÓPOLI, International Festival of Architecture and the City is an opportunity to experience the city through architecture.

Spotlight: Alvar Aalto

06:01 - 3 February, 2017
Spotlight: Alvar Aalto, Säynätsalo Town Hall. Image © Fernanda Castro
Säynätsalo Town Hall. Image © Fernanda Castro

As one of the key figures of midcentury Modernism and perhaps Finland's most celebrated architect, Alvar Aalto (3 February 1898 – 11 May 1976) was known for his humanistic approach to Modernism. For his characteristically Finnish take on architecture, Aalto has become a key reference point for architecture in the Nordic countries, and his commitment to creating a total work of art left many examples of his design genius not only in buildings but also in their interior features, including furniture, lamps, and glassware design.

Call for submissions: Contemporary Shanghai – It’s LIQUID International Art Show

19:00 - 2 February, 2017
Call for submissions: Contemporary Shanghai – It’s LIQUID International Art Show

It’s LIQUID Group is selecting all interesting architectural projects, photos, paintings, video art, installations/sculptures and performance art works to include in the next event:

CONTEMPORARY SHANGHAI – It’s LIQUID International Art Show, international exhibition of architecture, photography, painting, video art, installation and performance art, will be held in Shanghai, in the prestigious VIA Shanghai Art Space, from March 25 to April 15, 2017.

Selection is open to video art, photography, painting, sculpture/installation, architectural and design projects, art performance and experimental dance.

The number of works you can submit is unlimited. The participation in the festival requires an entry fee only for selected artworks.

It’s LIQUID International Contest - 4th Edition 2017

19:00 - 1 February, 2017
It’s LIQUID International Contest - 4th Edition 2017

It’s LIQUID Group, a communication platform for contemporary art, architecture and design, is proud to present It’s LIQUID International Contest - 4th Edition 2017. The contest is a great opportunity to present your works in galleries and art spaces in the most influential cities in the world. Taking part in It's LIQUID Contest, you can win the participation in contemporary art exhibitions in Venice during the 57th Art Biennale, in New York, Shanghai, Bogota', Buenos Aires, interviews and featured articles on specialized magazines and platforms, one year contracts for the representation in influencial art galleries.

Call for Papers: MIT Thresholds #46

18:30 - 1 February, 2017
Call for Papers: MIT Thresholds #46

Thresholds 46: SCATTER!
Editors: Anne Graziano and Eliyahu Keller

From treatises to TED talks; postcards to propaganda; etchings to drawings, films, and blogs, architecture moves in diverse and curious ways. It is these currencies, which give architecture its agency, its authority and life. And yet, despite the varied modes of its circulation, the majority of architecture’s discursive knowledge reaches only a familiar audience. While contemporary means of information production and dispersal continue to exponentially grow and quicken, the circle of professional and discursive associations remains confined. Circulation, distribution, and access to knowledge are not exclusive matters of the discipline. Rather they extend past architectural limits to catalyze inquiries into hidden geographies and infrastructure, restricted access, and equity.

Exhibition: "Total Recall" by gus wüstemann architects in Zurich

17:10 - 1 February, 2017
Exhibition: "Total Recall" by gus wüstemann architects in Zurich, Housing Project in Zurich
Housing Project in Zurich

TOTAL RECALL
is a reference to see and feel what really is there, a sudden clearness,
independent of program, with no hierarchy or status, just a hint of cultural context,
like a ruin in a landscape.

2nd National Architecture Jamboree

16:47 - 1 February, 2017
2nd National Architecture Jamboree, The 2nd National Architecture Jamboree (by Archinet)
The 2nd National Architecture Jamboree (by Archinet)

The University of Santo Tomas’ Architecture Network (ARCHINET), a recognized student organization, is hosting the 2nd National Architecture Jamboree in the Philippines in order to connect students and professionals from around the country to those around the globe. The National Architecture Jamboree is a four-day event, with the Dynamic Solutions: 9th National Architecture Symposium as its main event to be held on April 21, 2017 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City, Philippines.

India Arch Dialogue 2017

16:36 - 1 February, 2017
India Arch Dialogue 2017, India Arch Dialogue 2017 Schedule
India Arch Dialogue 2017 Schedule

India Arch Dialogue 2017 is an initiative of the FCML Design Initiative that curates an exhibition of architectural sketches along with a series of talks and conversations with some of the best architectural and design minds from India and abroad. The program extends almost all through the month of February (between the 3rd and the 21st) at the Gallery 1AQ, Qutub Minar Complex, Mehrauli, New Delhi.

Workshop: Light in Action (2 AIA CEU)

16:28 - 1 February, 2017
Workshop: Light in Action (2 AIA CEU)

Techniques, technologies, construction, controls: master it all during the free LIGHT IN ACTION, a fast-paced, one-day lighting education, hosted by Edison Price Lighting.

5th Annual International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering (ACE 2017)

16:16 - 1 February, 2017
5th Annual International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering (ACE 2017), ACE 2017
ACE 2017

Advances in Architecture and Civil Engineering are the order of the day with the rapid industrialization and urbanization seen in developed and developing nations. Innovative design and construction practices are challenging tasks to the architects and engineers to meet the ever growing demands of society. The conference is the premiere forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Architecture and Civil Engineering. The conference will bring together leading researchers, architects, engineers and scientists in this domain of interest from around the world.

2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR

16:08 - 1 February, 2017
2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR, Conference: VERNACULAR
Conference: VERNACULAR

TRIKONA is a biennial multicultural event organised at MIDAS Architecture College located in a sprawling 600 acres township. The three days conference and sports cum cultural gala event is organised from 03 to 05 March 2017 with 2500 participants from all over India and aboard.

Title of the Conference: VERNACULAR

Date: 03-04 March 2017

Venue: ECR, Swarnabhoomi, Kancheepuram District, TN-INDIA

Vernacular means native – it defines the soul of any environment, culture, architecture, language, cuisine, and life-style. It is a common identity of the place which will be sustainable and energy efficient. In this data-revolution packed century, the world has become a global village,

FABRICATE 2017 - International Peer Reviewed Conference and Publication

15:49 - 1 February, 2017
FABRICATE 2017 - International Peer Reviewed Conference and Publication, FABRICATE 2017 at University of Stuttgart
FABRICATE 2017 at University of Stuttgart

FABRICATE is a triennial international peer-reviewed conference with supporting publication on the theme of Digital Fabrication. The FABRICATE 2017 conference aims to instigate discussions on constructed projects and cutting-edge research in the context of computational design and digital fabrication between leading experts in academia and industry. The event will convene over April 6 - 8 2017 at the University of Stuttgart.

The Call for Work for FABRICATE 2017 received over 250 submissions from institutions and practices coming from 45 countries. These include The Bartlett School of Architecture UCL, Institute for Computational Design and Construction of the University of

Exhibition: Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design

15:22 - 1 February, 2017
Exhibition: Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design, Pierre Chareau (French, 1883-1950) and Bernard Bijvoet (Dutch, 1889-1979), Maison de Verre, 1928-1932. Photograph © Mark Lyon
Pierre Chareau (French, 1883-1950) and Bernard Bijvoet (Dutch, 1889-1979), Maison de Verre, 1928-1932. Photograph © Mark Lyon

The Jewish Museum presents the first U.S. exhibition focused on French designer and architect Pierre Chareau (1883-1950). Showcasing rare furniture, light fixtures, and interiors, as well as designs for important projects in Europe and America, including the famous Maison de Verre in Paris and the Robert Motherwell House in East Hampton, Long Island, the exhibition will bring together rarely-seen works from major public and private collections around the world.

Call for Nominations: Building Brooklyn Awards

19:00 - 31 January, 2017
Call for Nominations: Building Brooklyn Awards, Accepting Nominations for 2017 Building Brooklyn Awards
Accepting Nominations for 2017 Building Brooklyn Awards

Buillding Brooklyn Awards is the annual architectural and economic development competition sponsored by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. All newly built or renovated projects on the borough of Brooklyn, New York City, are invited to submit for consideration by a jury of architects, real estate professionals, real estate press and city planners.

Open Idea Competition for the Self-Evolving City of the Future

12:00 - 31 January, 2017
Open Idea Competition for the Self-Evolving City of the Future

The Organizing Committee of invites brilliant ideas that best demonstrate the theme of the Self-Evolving City of the Future. Winning entries will be displayed in UIA Seoul’s special exhibition in September 2017, and their fabrication expenses will be supported.

Be Original Americas Student Design Fellowship

11:00 - 31 January, 2017
Be Original Americas Student Design Fellowship

Be Original Americas, a non-profit organization dedicated to advocating for authentic design, is offering two undergraduate students who have completed at least 2 years of study the opportunity for a 7-week immersive fellowship program to learn: Design / Research / Manufacturing / Sales / Marketing / Distribution / Digital Promotion / Public Relations.

Ragdale Ring Project: Contemporary Redesign of Historic Performance Space

10:00 - 31 January, 2017
Ragdale Ring Project: Contemporary Redesign of Historic Performance Space, Award-winning 2016 Ragdale Ring "Rounds" by SPORTS
Award-winning 2016 Ragdale Ring "Rounds" by SPORTS

Ragdale, the nationally acclaimed artists’ residency in Lake Forest, Illinois invites architects, designers and artists to apply for the opportunity to design, build, and exhibit the 2017 Ragdale Ring, a temporary outdoor theatre to house summer concerts, performances, and events. Ragdale seeks proposals for a full-scale project and installation that consider contemporary, fanciful and functional interpretations of the original Ragdale Ring, designed by architect Howard Van Doren Shaw in 1912 as a garden theatre.