Waterscape Park Design for the Sustainable Tourism


Development of Tushemisht and Drilon, Pogradec, Albania

Sponsor: Albanian-American Development Foundation / AADF – Pogradec, Albania Type: international, open, RfQ Fee: none Language: English Eligibility: Open to International Architecture/Engineering Companies or to Consortiums of International companies and professionals in cooperation with a local Architecture/Engineering partner Timetable: 14 June 2018 – RfQ deadline

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CTBUH 2018 International Student Tall Building Design Competition

Organiser: CTBUH Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Type: Student, open, two-stage Fees: none Eligibility: Students presently enrolled in architecture programs in certified programs Timetable: Registration deadline – July 16th Submission deadline – July 23rd

Awards: First Place: US$6,000 US$3,000 cash + stipend to attend CTBUH 2018 Conference (up to US$3,000 value) Second Place:

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New Urban Centre of Veliko Tarnovo

Master Plan for the area of the Old Military School and Architecture design (concept) of an Exposition Centre Building

Sponsors: Municipality of Veliko Tarnovo Type: Open, International, anonymous, single stage Languages: English and Bulgarian Eligibility: Teams must have at least one licensed architect Fees: none Timetable 20 July 2018 – Submission deadline Total Award Fund:

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SMAR Architecture Prevails in Final Round in Lithuania


Image: ©SMAR Architecture Studio


After several near misses in some recent high profile competitions, Aalto Museum, Guggenheim Museum, Lima Museum of Contemporary Art, SMAR Architecture Studio (Madrid/Western Australia) was rewarded with the commission for the Science Island project in Kuanas, Lithuania. Against

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NATIAN Cup Competition


Sustainable Design – Sustainable Life

Sponsor: Suqian Municipal Government Type: International, open, one-stage Eligibility: Students and design professionals

Organizers: Suqian Urban Planning Bureau: CBC(China Building Centre) Urban Environment Design (UED) Magazine

Language: English Fees: None Timetable: Registration Deadline: 24:00(UTC+8) June 30, 2018 Submission Deadline: 24:00(UTC+8) July 30, 2018 Result release: August 18, 2018 Awards:

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Ekaterinburg Planning Competition


Sponsor: Ministry of Construction and Infrastructure of the Swerdlovsk District, Russia Type: open, international, RfQ, two-stage Eligibility: Architects and planners licensed in their country of residence QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS – “any individual or legal entity, or an association of such in any combination thereof which has submitted an application for the participation in accordance with

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Paying Homage to a Storied Parliament Building

The Reichstag Visitors Center in Berlin/Tiergarten

Winning entry by Markus Schietsch (Image ©Markus Schietsch Architekten)


If ever there was a pressing need for a facility acting as arrival feature and processing point for a world-renowned landmark structure, a Visitors Center for the Reichstag had to be at the top of the list.

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Detroit DIA Plaza Landscape Competition


Sponsors: Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) and Midtown Detroit Type: Open, RfQ, three-stage Location: Midtown Detroit Cultural District Eligibility: Licensed Landscape architects/architects, urban designers

Fee: none Compensation and process: At the close of stage 2, three finalists will be selected to submit proposals in stage three. Upon submission, each finalist will receive US$35,000 Timetable:

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Seoul Education Hub

Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Headquarter Building


Sponsor: Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education

Type: Open, international, one-stage Eligibility: Participants must be registered architects Project Outline ● Location : 27, Duteopbawi-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea ● Site Area : 13,214.2㎡ ● Building Area : 39,967㎡ ● Construction Cost (Estimated): $94M ● Design Fee (Estimated): $4.5M

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Military History Museum

Sponsor: Government of Italy Location: Palau, Sardinia, Italy Facilitator: Young Architects Competitions / Agenzia del Demanio Type: International, open, one-stage Project: Conversion of a fortress to a military museum Languages: English, Italian Timetable: 22 April 2018 – End of Early Bird Registration (€75) 20 May 2018 – Standard Registration deadline (€100) 17 June 2018 –

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