Urban Intervention: Design Ideas Competition

Sponsor: Grousemont Foundation

Type of competition: International, ideas, two-stage

Language: English

Location: Seattle, Washington

Eligibility: Open to established and emerging US and international design teams and individuals. Teams must include at least one licensed professional in a design profession related to the built

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Harlem Edge: Cultivating Connections Competition UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE

Sponsor: Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA)

Type of competition: Open, ideas Language:English Location: New York City Eligibility: The competition is open to all design students and young professionals, including, but not limited to, architects, artists, engineers, landscape architects, urban designers and planners. Entrants are considered eligible if they have completed their

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Design Waller Creek: A Competition

Sponsor: Waller Creek Conservatory

Type of competition: International, 3-Stage

Language: English

Location: Austin, Texas

Eligibility: Professional Landscape Architects, Architects, and Artists submit portfolios for evaluation during Stage I of the competition.

Registration Fee: None


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Museum as Sustainability Model: The Taipei City Museum of Art

Museum as Sustainability Model

The New Taipei City Museum of Art Design Competition

by Stanley Collyer

First Place Entry by Peter Boronski & Jean-Loup Baldacci

To arrive at a design for a new art museum in Taipei, the organizers decided to allow the participants more flexibility than usual in devising their planning concepts for the new institution. According to the design brief, “the planning and design guidelines in this program are for reference only. The designer must propose…new possibilities for modern art museums, define the exhibition method, and propose new space requirement, then proceed (in) the planning and design based on the new required spaces and design guidelines.”

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The Sukkah City ST Louis Competition


• Emery McClure Architecture

Lafayette, LA Tené • Act3 (Ben Kaplan), Trivers Architecture and STL Beacon St. Louis Storycubes • Filip Tejchman Brooklyn, NY, and Cambridge, MA 60 degree Sukkah • Sean Corriel New York Thru-motion • Lea Oxenhandler and Evan Maxwell Litvin Philadelphia • Alexander Morley and Jennifer Wong

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Coworking Building (COB) Madrid 2011

Sponsor: Arquideas Type: open, student The purpose of this competition for students of architecture is to provide ideas for creating a coworking Building (COB), in the city of Madrid, Spain, focusing on collaborative approaches, flexibility, connectivity, accessibility, sustainability and energy efficiency. Timeline: Registration period: October 1st, 2011 to December 16th, 2011 Deadline for Submissions of

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Pylon Design Winner Announced

Type: open, international Number of entries: 250 Bystrup’s innovative T-Pylon design has been unanimously agreed by the judging panel as the winner of the Pylon Design competition run by the Department of Energy & Climate Change, National Grid, and the Royal Institute of British Architects. Following a very high quality field with 250 entries and

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Applied Research Through Fabrication

Sponsor: Tex-Fab Type of competition: Open, ideas, two stage, international, two categories Language: English Location: N/A Eligibility: Open to professionals and students. Teams accepted. Registration/Submission Fee: $100 per entry for each category Categories: Continuing Research is a category that seeks to enable a more specific and regimented design research project already underway. Encompassing all works

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Rethinking Shanghai 2012

Sponsor: 10 Design

Type of competition: Open, international, ideas

Language: English

Location: Shanghai, China

Eligibility: Architects, Landscape architects, planners, students

Registration Fee: None


1 March 2012 – Registration deadline

28 March 2012 – Submission deadline

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Malley Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland

Sponsor: Lausanne and villages of Renens and Prilly

Type of competition: Open, international, ideas and projects (two categories)

Language: French

Location: Switzerland

Eligibility: Architects, Landscape architects, planners (WTO countries)

Registration Fee: CHF250


9 December 2011 – Submission deadline for

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