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Het Nieuwe Instituut's Call for Fellows 2018

10:30 - 19 April, 2018

Het Nieuwe Instituut announces an open call for three research fellows to work in residence from September 2018 to February 2019, with the title: BURN-OUT

KFAS New Headquarters in Kuwait

09:30 - 18 April, 2018
KFAS New Headquarters in Kuwait, Competition Site
Competition Site

On Monday, March 26, 2018, the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS) has launched the international design competition for the KFAS New Headquarters in Kuwait.

Overview

KFAS is inviting architects from all around the world to submit their application to enter this competition that is organized according to international standards.

The invitation is aimed equally at experienced and young architects, large and small offices. The highest degree of creativity, innovation, inspiration, sensitivity and commitment is expected.

Headquarters and convention center, two buildings with a net utilization area of 11,000 sqm each, and a master plan covering 60 hectares

A total of USD 530,000

CONCERT HALL OF THE PHILHARMONIC IN YEKATERINBURG – DESIGN COMPETITION

18:00 - 17 April, 2018
CONCERT HALL OF THE PHILHARMONIC IN YEKATERINBURG – DESIGN COMPETITION

The subject of the competition is the architectural and design concept of the new building of the State Autonomous Cultural Institution of the Sverdlovsk Region (Russia) “The Sverdlovsk Order of the Red Banner State Academic Philharmonic” with the adjacent territory. The competition is held in order to create a unique philharmonic complex in the city of Yekaterinburg that meets the international requirements for staging world-class musical events, as well as to identify options for functional planning, urban planning and landscape-architectural solutions by comparing and evaluating the submitted competitive materials to identify the best architectural and design solution that meets the

Call for Entries: International Competition for Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Headquarter Building

14:00 - 17 April, 2018
Call for Entries: International Competition for Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Headquarter Building , Korea Architects Institute
Korea Architects Institute

SEOUL EDUCATION HUB
International Competition for Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Headquarter Building

1. Competition Goal
The purpose of the competition for Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Headquarter Building is to create a comfortable and convenient working environment by securing appropriate office spaces and providing the Education Hub Space that may embrace the ideas and dreams of the Seoul educational families for the future education in Seoul.

2. Project Outline
● Location : 27, Duteopbawi-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea
● Site Area : 13,214.2㎡
● Building Area : 39,967㎡
● Construction Cost (Estimated): \100,689,000,000 KRW (surtax incl.)
● Design Fee (Estimated): \5,081,000,000 KRW (surtax incl.)
● Design Period: 360

IBIZA ARTIST HOUSE

12:00 - 17 April, 2018
IBIZA ARTIST HOUSE

We are very happy to announce that for the 3rd time, MArch Valencia has relied on reTHINKING competitions to organize a competition where, in addition to the prizes, a scholarship is awarded for one of its Architecture programs. Thanks to that we have just launched the new contest# 016 Ibiza Artist House.
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Site - Te pirate Tower
The pirate tower, in Ibiza, is one of the most famous defensive constructions on the island, which every year attracts hundreds of tourists who want to visit the well-known defense tower. Its true name is the Torre de Es Savinar or Cap d’es Jueu,

“Le 5 Stagioni – The new Spaces for Pizza” and “Storie di Farina – The new Spaces for Bread”

09:30 - 17 April, 2018
“Le 5 Stagioni – The new Spaces for Pizza” and  “Storie di Farina – The new Spaces for Bread”, € 15.000 to be won and project delivery by September 2018 for the new international competitions “Le 5 Stagioni – The new Spaces for Pizza” e  “Storie di Farina – The new Spaces for Bread”
€ 15.000 to be won and project delivery by September 2018 for the new international competitions “Le 5 Stagioni – The new Spaces for Pizza” e “Storie di Farina – The new Spaces for Bread”

Two new international design competitions "Le 5 Stagioni" and "Storie di Farina" are dedicated to the evolution of Pizzerias and Spaces for Bread, in Italy and in the world, and to examining the relationship between tradition and innovation, between design and evolution of spaces.

The new international competitions are open to architects, designers, contract companies and entrepreneurs, with a prize money of Euros 15,000.
The International Competition Storie di Farina and the International Competition Le 5 Stagioni will award three bakeries and three pizzerias already made and operating.
Rules and information to participate are available on www.concorsostoriedifarina.it and www.concorsole5stagioni.it

Call for Applications: International Urban Design Competition for the Regeneration of Tongyeong Dockyard

04:00 - 17 April, 2018
Call for Applications: International Urban Design Competition for the Regeneration of Tongyeong Dockyard, Submission of Statement of Intent to Participate: 10:00, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 ~ 17:00, Friday, May 18, 2018 (Korean Time)
Submission of Statement of Intent to Participate: 10:00, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 ~ 17:00, Friday, May 18, 2018 (Korean Time)

The Korea Land and Housing Corporation (LH) intents to hold the “International Urban Design Competition for the Regeneration of Tongyeong Dockyard” in order to newly activate its neighborhood around the previous Shina shipbuilding dock yard that is no longer in operation due to the downturn in the shipbuilding industry, to create an international hub of culture and tourism thus establishing a global tourist attraction through regeneration and reorganization of the old urban structure.
This international competition will be by invitation only, and Request for Qualification will be collected from which the participating teams will be selected. Teams that intend to participate

Call for entries: Revitalization and activation, Feroviar Park Cluj-Napoca

12:00 - 10 April, 2018
Call for entries: Revitalization and activation, Feroviar Park Cluj-Napoca , Bird view Feroviar Park, Cluj-Napoca
Bird view Feroviar Park, Cluj-Napoca

The aim of this competition is to make it possible to identify and implement an integrated urban remodelling concept that meets the complex needs of an area of significant size for the efficient functioning of the city of Cluj-Napoca.

The purpose of the competition is to provide the public administration with the most efficient solution of sustainable urban development of the Feroviarilor Park area. The reintroduction of Feroviarilor Park into the patrimony of public green spaces of Cluj-Napoca city is regarded as a significant victory for the entire community and at the same time as a huge opportunity to rehabilitate

BI Group Architect Awards

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BI GROUP ARCHITECT AWARDS – is the first international competition for young professionals and graduates of architectural universities in Kazakhstan. The organizer is a large construction holding BI Group — the leader in the real estate market in Kazakhstan. The purpose of this competition is to develop a concept to draw and identify the most modern and progressive architectural and engineering solutions, as well as innovative technologies to solve acute social problems on the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, caused by a shortage of cultural facilities, educational and health facilities.

DETAIL Prize 2018

18:00 - 4 April, 2018
DETAIL Prize 2018, DETAIL Prize 2018
DETAIL Prize 2018

DETAIL is awarding the international DETAIL Prize 2018, and in doing so once again recognising the importance of innovative details for the overall design concept. In keeping with the journal's self-conception, architecture is thereby defined in its entirety: The architecture prize honours innovative building construction projects, outstanding interior design and construction-related highlights.

Call for Architectural Design Competition for the Iconic Mosque in Dubai Creek Harbour

23:00 - 3 April, 2018
Call for Architectural Design Competition for the Iconic Mosque in Dubai Creek Harbour, Courtesy of Emaar
Courtesy of Emaar

Emaar Development is hosting an International Open Design competition for the Design of the Iconic Mosque at the heart of the ambitious new world-class mixed-use waterfront development Dubai Creek Harbour. The Development is a 5.6 Million sqm site and is expected to have 48,500 residential units with a population of 175,000 residents when completed. 

Sketch Design Competition: The Renovation Of The Historic Building Of The Riga Circus And Development Vision For The Territory

09:30 - 3 April, 2018
Sketch Design Competition: The Renovation Of The Historic Building Of The Riga Circus And Development Vision For The Territory

THE AIM OF THE COMPETITION – to obtain a high-quality architectural solution, a functionally well-developed and economically justified Sketch Design that meets the requirements set out in the Brief and the Designing Programme for The renovation of the historic building of the Riga Circus and development vision for the territory.

THE COMPETITION SITE AND OBJECT – the project area of the sketch design competition is located in Riga, at Merķeļa iela 4, and it includes the territory between Merķeļa and Alfrēda Kalniņa Streets (cadastral No. 0100 005 0014) in the area of 3807 m². The study area of the sketch design

European Commission Launches Loi 130 Architectural Competition

18:00 - 28 March, 2018
European Commission Launches Loi 130 Architectural Competition, Picture of the Loi 130 site; copy right European Commission
Picture of the Loi 130 site; copy right European Commission

The European Commission is launching an international architectural competition to identify the best design proposals for its most important current real estate project in Brussels (Belgium) – the redevelopment of its premises at rue de la Loi 130 (hence the competition name, Loi 130).

Open Call: International Competition for Design Proposals for the Renovation of the Israeli Lounge

02:00 - 26 March, 2018
Open Call: International Competition for Design Proposals for the Renovation of the Israeli Lounge

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is inviting designers to reimagine its Israeli Lounge in a way that celebrates the spirit of modern-day Israel, and the richness and vibrancy of Jewish culture. The Israeli Lounge International Design Competition presents a unique opportunity to reshape and transform an historic space within a Memorial that is visited by millions from around the world annually.

Open Call: Build School Project 2018

16:00 - 21 March, 2018
Open Call: Build School Project 2018, The Union of architects of Russia invites you to participate in the 2nd Russian competition with international participation "Build School Project 2018" on nursery, kindergarten and school designs and constructions
The Union of architects of Russia invites you to participate in the 2nd Russian competition with international participation "Build School Project 2018" on nursery, kindergarten and school designs and constructions

The Union of architects of Russia invites you to participate in the 2nd Russian competition with international participation "Build School Project 2018" on nursery, kindergarten and school designs and constructions, which will be held in the framework of the 2nd international exhibition "Build School 2018" from 25 to 27 September 2018 in Moscow in "Expocentre".

Open Call: "Rest and Service Area (RSA)" Design Competition

12:40 - 13 March, 2018
Open Call: "Rest and Service Area (RSA)" Design Competition

The site is located in Iranian land. I-Land (Sarzamin Iranian) with an area of 1400 hectares, located 35 kilometers outside of Tehran on the Tehran-Saveh highway and as a Special Economical Zone (Zarandieh SEZ), looks forward of the day where as a new hub for recreation & tourism in the country, provides various services to all Iranian families and also International tourists.

Open Call for Submissions: New Senate Building of the Philippines

07:52 - 9 March, 2018
Open Call for Submissions: New Senate Building of the Philippines

Be part of history. Together with the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), the Philippine Senate aims to develop its permanent home in an 18,320 square meter lot situated in the heart of the Philippines’ premier business and residential districts.

Call for Entries: NYCxDESIGN Awards

13:20 - 7 March, 2018
Call for Entries: NYCxDESIGN Awards, NYCxDESIGN Awards
NYCxDESIGN Awards

The NYCxDESIGN Awards honors outstanding products and projects in categories that span major areas of design, from architecture to interiors, from products to accessories, from craft to technology. Submissions are reviewed by a jury of design industry leaders. Winners and Honorees represent the very best design talent and are recognized at an awards ceremony and party on May 21 at the newly renovated Pier 17 at NYC's South Street Seaport. Winners will be published in Interior Design magazine, promoted on Interior Design’s digital channels, and presented with a custom award created by Lladró. Now in its third year, the NYCxDESIGN Awards is the highlight of NYCxDESIGN. Taking place this year from May 11-23, NYCxDESIGN showcases over a dozen design disciplines through exhibitions, installations, trade shows, panels, product launches, open studios, and more across the city’s five boroughs.

Request for Qualifications to Design Two New Parks in Toronto's Waterfront District

13:08 - 7 March, 2018
Request for Qualifications to Design Two New Parks in Toronto's Waterfront District

Waterfront Toronto, in partnership with the City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation, is calling on international design professionals to develop a bold vision for two new waterfront parks. This request for qualifications invites talented and experienced design teams to pre-qualify for a competition that will seek design proposals for Toronto’s York Street Park and Rees Street Park, integrating them into a growing collection of vibrant public spaces along Toronto’s waterfront.

Call for Projects on the Palais du Commerce in Rennes, France

17:26 - 6 March, 2018
Call for Projects on the Palais du Commerce in Rennes, France, © Florent Michel/ 11h45
© Florent Michel/ 11h45

Poste Immo, real estate subsidiary of Le Groupe La Poste, launches a major call for projects on the Palais du Commerce in Rennes. When signing the “Place de la République-Palais du Commerce” agreement protocol on March 16th, 2017, Philippe Bajou, Chairman of Poste Immo and Secretary General of Le Groupe La Poste, Nathalie Appéré, Mayor of Rennes, and Christophe Mirmand, Regional Prefect of Ille et Vilaine, asserted their common will for the urban development of the iconic Place de la République square and Palais du Commerce building in Rennes, while embracing the "Rennes 2030" urban project’s ambitions.

Build The Future

18:00 - 5 March, 2018
Build The Future

All winning entries will have their concepts displayed as part of the City Blocks exhibit at The Leonardo. In addition to the cash prize, the top winner in each category will have their designs created using LEGO® bricks and will be displayed in the Leonardo’s City Blocks exhibit.

Call for Entries: Hyperlocal - Rebuilding Mumbai Within

16:50 - 5 March, 2018
Call for Entries: Hyperlocal - Rebuilding Mumbai Within

Mumbai stands as the wealthiest city in India and is well-known for its diverse culture and is considered a melting pot of several cultures and communities. Traffic congestion remains a major apprehension despite the progress in technological fields concerning public transportation. With a present population of over 21 million, the city generates more than 17 million trips in a day. Majority of Mumbaikars depend on local trains and buses as their means of egress.

Open Call: Al Jouf Public Library Redesign Competition

16:28 - 5 March, 2018
Open Call: Al Jouf Public Library Redesign Competition

The primary objective of the Al Jouf International Public Library Redesign Competition is to update the library’s function, use of space and design, in order to create an environment that accommodates for modern cultural flow and activity. The initiative aims to rethink the library’s function and transform its interiors from an outdated storage space for books, into an open, flexible, energy efficient and sustainable community center. The competition is open to international bids, to enable diversity of submissions, as well as explore alternative solutions for space optimization and usage.

Future Campus – University College Dublin International Design Competition

07:30 - 22 February, 2018
Future Campus – University College Dublin International Design Competition, UCD Belfield Core Campus and Surrounding Area - Image courtesy of Barrow Coakley Photography
UCD Belfield Core Campus and Surrounding Area - Image courtesy of Barrow Coakley Photography

Future Campus – University College Dublin International Design Competition focuses on enhancing and enlivening University College Dublin’s (UCD’s) extensive campus. This competition – the first stage of which closes at 14:00 BST on Monday 26 March 2018 – is seeking an outstanding integrated multidisciplinary team for two much-needed design initiatives.