International Prize for Sustainable Architecture

The Department of Architecture at Ferrara University, Italy, has the pleasure to announce the opening of registrations for the twelfth edition of the International Prize for Sustainable Architecture Fassa Bortolo dedicated to new works, redevelopments, existing building expansions, urban-scale interventions, landscape design and in any other project that clearly expresses the ideals of sustainability.

Individual professionals and architecture and engineering studios can take part on the competition, submitting one realized project, which must have been realized and completed within the past five years. The Prize has involved during the years - over 1000 built projects in more than 30 countries of the five continents.

This edition also introduces the ‘Fassa Bortolo Special Prize’ to award those following the principles of sustainability and architectural quality who have used solutions from the ‘Integrated System Fassa Bortolo’ or main related systems.

The International Jury has been composed by prestigious and very well-known members coming from all over the world, as shown in the brochure on the history of the Prize linked below.

The International Jury for the 2017 twelfth edition includes:

  • Thomas Herzog (Chairman)
  • Louisa Hutton
  • Diébédo Francis Kéré
  • Roberto Di Giulio
  • Nicola Marzot (Secretary)

On-line registration (at by December 30th 2016
Submission of documentation by January 25th 2017.

Download materials here:
- 2017 Competition Notice
- Brochure: The history of the Prize


  • Title

    International Prize for Sustainable Architecture
  • Type

    Competition Announcement (Built Projects & Masterplans)
  • Organizers

  • Registration Deadline

    December 30, 2016 12:00 AM
  • Submission Deadline

    January 25, 2017 12:00 AM
  • Price

    Euro 120,00

This competition was submitted by an ArchDaily user. If you'd like to submit a competition, call for submissions or other architectural 'opportunity' please use our "Submit a Competition" form. The views expressed in announcements submitted by ArchDaily users do not necessarily reflect the views of ArchDaily.

Cite: "International Prize for Sustainable Architecture" 06 Dec 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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