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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.

Call for Entries: Domaine de Beaucastel Winery

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Call for Entries: Domaine de Beaucastel Winery, Beaucastel Winery Competition
Beaucastel Winery Competition

A few kilometers at the South East of Orange, in the municipality of Courthézon, the Château de Beaucastel vineyard spreads over 130 hectares. The vineyard, where legendary wines are produced, is the jewel of the Perrin Family, already famous among wine lovers in France and worldwide. Entries can be submitted online.

Competition: Oxford Street Christmas Illuminations

08:54 - 19 February, 2018
Competition: Oxford Street Christmas Illuminations, Oxford Street Christmas Lights
Oxford Street Christmas Lights

Oxford Street and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) are calling for experienced lighting designers and architectural specialists from the UK and beyond to enter a global competition to design the most inspiring and innovative Christmas lights.

The competition is being led by New West End Company, in conjunction with Transport for London (TFL) and Westminster City Council. An esteemed, innovative panel have been selected to judge the competition. The world class judging panel includes:

Anya Hindmarch, Designer and Trustee of Royal Academy Development Trust
Chris Wilkinson, Architect and founder of WilkinsonEyre
Justine Simons, London Deputy Mayor for Culture and Creative Industries
Jace Tyrrell,

Competition for Urban and Architectural Conceptual Design of Sadine (Podgorica, Montenegro)

14:18 - 12 February, 2018
Competition for Urban and Architectural Conceptual Design of Sadine (Podgorica, Montenegro), Sadine area
Sadine area

Capital City Podgorica, in cooperation with the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism of Montenegro, announces a competition for Urban and architectural conceptual design and Study with recommendations for urbanization of Sadine in Podgorica, Montenegro.

The main objective of the competition is the selection of conceptual design of the highest quality, and Study that will serve as stable and checked basis for detailed elaboration through detailed urban plan of Sadine area (144 hectares), in accordance with Spatial-urban plan of Capital City Podgorica (Prostorno-urbanistički plan Glavnog grada Podgorice) that will follow after the proclamation of winning design and study.

Call for Entry: Through the Prison Wall

18:00 - 21 January, 2018
Call for Entry: Through the Prison Wall, TPW2018
TPW2018

‘Through the Prison Wall’ - 'Contatto' between prisoners and citizens - is promoted in collaboration with the Prison of Lecce and has as its goal the rearrangement of Multipurpose Hall spaces. The competition requires the design and the construction of a movable wall of the Multipurpose Hall. The Multipurpose Hall is the place where people attend events and exhibitions open to the public. Here there is the contact between two worlds, free men, and inmates, city, and prison.

Call for Entries: DSGN Innovation Hub Scheme in Bali, Indonesia - International Competition 2018

18:00 - 19 January, 2018
Call for Entries: DSGN Innovation Hub Scheme in Bali, Indonesia - International Competition 2018, Call for Entries: DSGN Innovation Hub Scheme in Bali, Indonesia - International Competition 2018
Call for Entries: DSGN Innovation Hub Scheme in Bali, Indonesia - International Competition 2018

DSGN (Design Student Global Network) officially launches its first international design competition! The winning proposal - an Innovation Hub development scheme for a rural community site in Bali, Indonesia - is to be built as part of the first series of international design workshops, beginning in early 2019. The center will then be used by the local community-based Five Pillar Foundation to collaborate and disseminate their skills classes for community development and social entrepreneurship.

Call for Entries: The Lighthouse

16:34 - 17 January, 2018
Call for Entries: The Lighthouse

The 'Lighthouse' competition involves the design of an un-manned structure with a light-source to aid the navigation of passing ships. The structure may be construction from any material, and innovation is encouraged. The only requirement is that the light-source is accessible for maintenance.

Open call for submissions: Vanceva® World of Color Awards™

12:40 - 17 January, 2018
Open call for submissions: Vanceva® World of Color Awards™, Emporia, Malmö, Sweden, 2016 Exterior Category Winner, Photo courtesy of Eastman
Emporia, Malmö, Sweden, 2016 Exterior Category Winner, Photo courtesy of Eastman

Eastman Seeks Nominations for 2018
Vanceva® World of Color Awards™

Global Architectural Design Competition Opens January 8

KINGSPORT, Tenn. Jan. 8th, 2018 – Eastman (NYSE:EMN), manufacturer of the Vanceva® Color System for lam-inated glass, is now accepting nominations for their Vanceva World of Color Awards™. Professional architects, interior designers, glass fabricators, engineers and other industry professionals interested in submitting work in the 2018 Vanceva World of Color Awards™ can now enter their projects.

Sketch Design Competition: The Visual Image of the Future Air Traffic Control Tower for Riga Airport

12:12 - 17 January, 2018
Sketch Design Competition: The Visual Image of the Future  Air Traffic Control Tower for Riga Airport, SKETCH DESIGN COMPETITION “THE VISUAL IMAGE OF THE FUTURE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TOWER FOR RIGA AIRPORT” ID No LGS 2017/54
SKETCH DESIGN COMPETITION “THE VISUAL IMAGE OF THE FUTURE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TOWER FOR RIGA AIRPORT” ID No LGS 2017/54

THE AIM OF THE COMPETITION - to obtain a high-quality architectural solution and a functionally well-developed sketch design which would meet the requirements set out in the Brief and the Designing Programme for the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower.

THE COMPETITION SITE AND OBJECT - the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower and the adjoining territory is located in the Riga International Airport, in Mārupe Municipality.

THE SUBJECT OF THE COMPETITION - the construction idea proposing a complex future vision for the Riga Airport Air Traffic Control Tower and integrated development of the territory. The construction idea/sketch design should include the

COOK8 International Design Competition

12:09 - 17 January, 2018
COOK8 International Design Competition, COOK8: The New Dining Place
COOK8: The New Dining Place

Following ROOM18, Domés International Review of Architecture, launches the International Design Competition COOK8.

COOK8 has as its subject the design of an interior dining space for 8 people, of an area of 24 - 30m2. The space must include:
- a preparation area (conservation, readying, preparation, cleaning, storage of foodstuffs and utensils)
- a consumption area
- a hygiene area (WC and washbasin, together or separate).
The aim of the competition is the formulation of new ideas on the design of a meeting-place for people on the occasion of the preparation and consumption of food as means of socialisation. What is looked for is

Open International Competition for Development of the Architectural and Artistic Concept of Moscow Metro Stations

11:51 - 17 January, 2018
Open International Competition for Development of the Architectural and Artistic Concept of Moscow Metro Stations, Agency for Strategic Development CENTER
Agency for Strategic Development CENTER

The main objective of the Competition is to find the unique architectural-artistic solutions for interiors of passenger areas and entrance halls of the two new metro stations - “Nagatinsky zaton” and “Klenoviy bulvar”. These are the stations of the Third interchange circuit and will be located in South administrative district of Moscow.

The competition concepts of the artistic decisions for the stations should blend harmoniously with the town-planning, historical and cultural environment of the region they are located in; be resistant to time; adaptable to streamlined production; adaptable for safe transportation of all population categories; and also have unified navigation

Call for Entries: Community Center in Nepal

13:08 - 16 January, 2018
Call for Entries: Community Center in Nepal, ARCHsharing
ARCHsharing

Located between China and India, Nepal is all along the Himalayas. These high mountains offer a range of beautiful landscapes with the eight highest summits of the world. Nepal gets an important profit from the hiking tourism, which represents at least 10% of the GDP of the country. Although well exploited by the country, its environment is a difficult aspect for its development with a complex topography and a rough climate. Seasons rhythm the country’s activities with dry winter and summer marked by important monsoons.
The diversity of its ethnic groups, its castes, and its languages contribute to the richness of

Open Call: Interior Architect/Designer for London's Fish Island Village

12:19 - 16 January, 2018
Open Call: Interior Architect/Designer for London's Fish Island Village, Fish Island Village and Hertford Union Canal from the North East
Fish Island Village and Hertford Union Canal from the North East

The Trampery is London's leading provider of workspace and support for creative entrepreneurs with a reputation for sumptuous and boldly-designed interiors. We are looking for an interior designer or architectural practice to work with us on the interior for Fish Island Village. The scheme represents London’s largest new development of affordable creative studios and The Trampery’s most ambitious project since its formation in 2009:

- 50,000 square feet
- 6 acre canalside location in Hackney Wick
- Spread across 14 buildings
- Ceiling heights up to 20 feet
- 74 studios from 300 to 3,000 square feet
- Open plan workspace with 50 desks
- Cafe-bar with

Call for Concepts: Amsterdam Light Festival 2018-2019

16:00 - 27 December, 2017
Call for Concepts: Amsterdam Light Festival 2018-2019

The Amsterdam Light Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2018-2019 edition of the event, which will take place Nov. 29, 2018 through Jan. 20, 2019. The deadline is Jan. 17, 2018. Artists, designers, engineers, architects, professionals and students alike, are invited to submit their concepts for the festival’s 2018-2019 theme: “The Medium is the Message.”

“Amsterdam Light Festival brings people from different backgrounds together in the dark winter times. We aim to involve, inspire and enlighten visitors, creators and partners with light art,” said Lennart Booij, the festival’s artistic director. The light artworks are designed to take advantage of the

Call for Entries: National Native American Veterans Memorial Design in Washington, DC

15:06 - 13 December, 2017
Call for Entries: National Native American Veterans Memorial Design in Washington, DC, Looking east towards the U.S. Capitol from the museum's croplands, 2004. © Maxwell MacKenzie
Looking east towards the U.S. Capitol from the museum's croplands, 2004. © Maxwell MacKenzie

Few people know that Native Americans serve the U.S. armed forces at higher rates per capita than any other ethnic group and have served since the American Revolution. That is about to change. On Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. will begin accepting entries for designs for a National Native American Veterans Memorial to be built on the museum's grounds on the National Mall. The international competition is open to all; architects, artists, designers, students and anyone else who wants to submit a design.

Call for Entries: ETAR Museum Hotel Architectural Competition

14:25 - 6 December, 2017
Call for Entries: ETAR Museum Hotel Architectural Competition, ETAR MUSEUM HOTEL
ETAR MUSEUM HOTEL

Open Аir Ethnographic Museum "Etar" and the Municipality of Gabrovo with the support of the Chamber of Architects in Bulgaria and the Union of Architects in Bulgaria are announcing the National One-stage Anonymous Architectural Competition ETAR MUSEUM HOTEL. The main objective of the competition is to achieve an expert, transparent and motivated choice of a conceptual architectural project for reconstruction of the Strannopriemnitsa Hotel, part of the most visited group tourist destination in Bulgaria.

Call for Entries: 2018 North American Copper in Architecture Awards

14:10 - 6 December, 2017
Call for Entries: 2018 North American Copper in Architecture Awards

Architects, designers and sheet metal contractors are invited to submit their copper building projects for the 2018 North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) awards program through January 31, 2018. Now in its 11th year, the program recognizes and promotes architectural copper and copper alloy structures in North America.

In 2008, the Copper Development Association (CDA) and the Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association (CCBDA) launched the NACIA awards program to highlight the innovative uses of architectural copper in the United States and Canada. Past NACIA winners include government buildings, libraries, museums, firehouses, educational buildings, private residences and places of worship.

Open Competition Of Architecture and Urban Planning “Elaboration of The Best Conceptual Vision For The Spatial Development of The ‘Kimmel’ Quarter In Riga”

14:02 - 5 December, 2017
Open Competition Of Architecture and Urban Planning “Elaboration of The Best Conceptual Vision For The Spatial Development of The ‘Kimmel’ Quarter In Riga”

SIA “MCITY 9” (reg. No. 40103970752) announces an open competition of architecture and urban planning with invited participants for „Elaboration of the best conceptual vision for the spatial development of the “Kimmel” quarter in Riga” situated in Latvia, Riga, at 2 Bruņinieku Street and at 1 Stabu Street with the aim to obtain the best Design for the development of the territory of Kimmel quarter from town planning, architectonic, functional and economic perspectives.

Design Competition and Intervention at Viña Lanciano - Concéntrico 04

14:28 - 4 December, 2017
Design Competition and Intervention at Viña Lanciano - Concéntrico 04, Picnic installation, TAKK architects - Concéntrico 03
Picnic installation, TAKK architects - Concéntrico 03

Concéntrico 04, the International Architecture and Design Festival in Logroño, arose with the intention of prompting reflection on the city through proposals in architecture and design. The latest edition will be held from 27 April to 1 May 2018.

This competition proposes the creation of a temporary architectural intervention at Viña Lanciano at Bodegas LAN. This intervention will form part of other installations and the pavilion, all of which will be set up in different locations throughout the city’s historic downtown.

The convocation encompasses both the design of the intervention and its subsequent construction and disassembly by the winning team.

International Design Competition for Regeneration of 3 Railway Stations in India

14:20 - 4 December, 2017
International Design Competition for Regeneration of 3 Railway Stations in India, IDC-2017-Poster
IDC-2017-Poster

Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Ltd, under the aegis of Ministry of Railways, Government of India has launched an International Design Competition for selection of schemes and appointment of consultant for regeneration of Nagpur, Gwalior and Baiyappanhalli Stations on Indian Railway Network. Multidisciplinary teams of consultants can participate in this two-stage competition.

Open Call: Wanted. Radical Ideas about Houses and Housing

13:12 - 28 November, 2017
Open Call: Wanted. Radical Ideas about Houses and Housing, Reinvent the Habitat
Reinvent the Habitat

Wanted. Radical Ideas about Houses and Housing.
Reward. Get it build and upscaled.

Call for Entries: 'BUILDING FOR A BILLION' International Design Competition

12:56 - 28 November, 2017
Call for Entries: 'BUILDING FOR A BILLION' International Design Competition, by foryoungindia
by foryoungindia

It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in 'BUILDING FOR A BILLION', an International competition under the initiative 'India Next' by UltraTech Cement. This competition invites Engineers and Architects, to develop innovative solutions to tackle the mammoth task of housing every Indian.

Call for Entries: Museum of Architecture's (London) Gingerbread City Exhibition Competition

04:00 - 13 November, 2017
Call for Entries: Museum of Architecture's (London) Gingerbread City Exhibition Competition, Illustration by Gilles and Cecilie Studio
Illustration by Gilles and Cecilie Studio

The Museum of Architecture is inviting architects, landscape architects, engineers and designers to bake, design and construct a plot in our gingerbread city at 1:100 scale masterplanned by Tibbalds. The plot will be part of an exhibition that will be on display in South Kensington from the 6-22 December.

Beam Camp Seeks Big: Ideas for 2018 Projects

17:00 - 10 November, 2017
Beam Camp Seeks Big: Ideas for 2018 Projects, Propose a Project for Beam Camp Photos by Beam Camp
Propose a Project for Beam Camp Photos by Beam Camp

Beam Camp is a collaborative building and design summer camp in Strafford, NH that works with kids aged 10-17 to make the seemingly impossible possible. Our award-winning program has been featured in the New York Times, Wired, NPR, and designboom, and offers young people the opportunity to cultivate hands-on skills while exploring innovative thinking, design, problem solving and the creative process.