Article Index

  • Belgrade Philharmonic Concert Hall Competition
  • Gyo Obata: How a Broad Horizon Paid Dividends
  • High Density in a Green Environment
  • Taipei’s New Music Center as 24/7 Destination
  • Richard Rogers: Purveyor of the High-Tech Message
  • Functionality to the Forefront
  • The Rural Countryside as Classroom
  • Reimagining the Thompson Center

    • “Offset: The Vertical Loop” by Tom Lee and Christopher Eastman of Eastman Lee Architects
    • “One Chicago School” by Jay Longo, James Michaels, Kaitlin Frankforter, Michael Quach, Abaan Zia, Mackenzie Anderson, Nicolas Waidele, Roberta Brucato, Zachary Michaliska of Solomon Cordwell Buenz, Chicago
    • “Public Pool” by David Rader, Jerry Johnson, Ryan Monteleagre, and Matt Zelensek of Perkins&Will, Chicago

    • “Rejuvenation” by Yuqi Shao and Andrew Li, students at the College of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology
    • “Ripple” by Patrick Carata, Simon Cygielski, Sarah Bush, Ilyssa Kaserman, Sean King, Amparito Martinez, Marcin Rysniak, Mica Manaois, Ed Curley, and Cameron Scott of Epstein
    • “There’s Something for Everyone” by Chava Danielson, Eric Haas, Tim Jordan, Bohan Charlie Lang, and Xixi Luo of DSH architecture, Los Angeles
    • “Thompson-Scraper“ by Wenyi Zhu of Zhu Wenyi Atelier at Tsinghua University, Beijing

  • High Density Housing in the Suburbs?
  • Edinburgh’s Ross Pavilion in Danger
  • A Russian City Sets Its Priorities in the Public Realm

    1st place
    • Consortium led by GAU "Institute of the General Plan of Moscow" (Moscow, Russia)
    2d place
    • Consortium led by LLC "NPO" YURGTs " (Rostov-on-Don, Rostov region, Russia)
    3rd place
    • Consortium led by LLC "Orchestra design" (Saint-Petersburg, Russia)


  • Hightech Designs as Low- and Mid-Rise Research Models

    1st Place
    Eller + Eller Architekten GmbH
    Düsseldorf/Berlin, Germany

    2nd Place
    Henning Larsen Architekts A/S
    Copenhagen, Denmark

    3rd Place
    DP Architects

    2nd Round
    Serie Architects
    London, U.K./Mumbai, India

    1st Round
    Vastu Shilpa Consultants
    Ahmedabad, India

    Gensler Design India Pvt. Ltd
    Bengalore, India

  • A New Meeting Place for Moscovites

    SWA/Balsley, New York
    Gillespies, U.K.

  • One Design to Fit All

    7N Architects, Edinburgh with ARUP, Gardiner & Theobald and Lisa MacKenzie Consultancy

    ARUP, London + MAC.Atelier, Rio de Janiero
    ATKINS, London
    Pascall+Watson Ltd., London with Cundall, Gillespies, LAPD Lighting Design and Fusion
    Workshop Architecture Inc. Toronto with ARUP



  • The Budludzha Monument Project
  • Results Announced for the Annual International 2021 Berkeley Undergraduate Prize
  • A Barn by Herzog de Meuron in Berlin
  • An Urban Icon Emerges

    SMAR Architecture Studio (Fer Jerez and Belen P. de Juan), Perth, Australia
    Rish Ryusuke Saito, Sci-Arc/RNT Architects, San Diego, CA

    Qinrong Lui / Ruize Li, Harvard GSD, Cambridge, MA / Singapore


  • From Anthropology to Architecture: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Competition

    KPMB with Omar Gandhi (Toronto) and Public Work (Landscape Architecture) 

    Dialog (Winnipeg/Toronto) with Brackish Design Studio (landscape architecture)
    Architecture49 with Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DSR) and Hargreaves Jones (Landscape Architecture)

  • Modular Wood Construction in the Spotlight: Urban Adaptation Competition
    • 1st prize €15,000: S M L XL
      Francesco Allaixand Julio Orduña (Finland)
    • 2nd prize: €5,000: Zerno
      Alexandra Chislavleva, SergeyOgorodnikovand Xenia Yakimenko (Russia)
    • Honourable mention: Modu-Rot,
      Onur Karataş, Alp Fahri Ardıçand Muhammed Yasin Gülmez (Turkey)
  • Universitätsklinikum Würzburg, Germany
  • An Ultimate Destination for Naturalists

    Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Competition

    • Snøhetta (Oslo, Norway and New York City)

    • Studio Gang (Chicago)
    • Henning Larsen (Copenhagen, Denmark/New York)

  • San Jose’s Search for an Urban Icon


    SMAR Architecture Studio
    Fernando Jerez / Belen P. de Juan (co-designers)
    Perth, Australia

    Qinrong Lui / Ruize Li (co-designers)
    Harvard GSD, Cambridge, MA / Singapore

    Rish_Ryusuke Saito
    RNT Architects, San Diego, CA

  • Uusi Kansallinen – National Finnish Museum Competition: Following a Time Honored Paradigm

    • JKMM ArkkitehditHelsinki
    Bruno Fioretti Marquez, Berlin
    Rainer Mahlamäki, Arkkitehtitoimisto Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Oy, Helsinki
    Laidun-design/LPR-arkkitehdit, Pyhämaa, Finland/Turku, Finland
    PES-Arkkitehdit, Helsinki

  • Senses and Sensitivity: The Opening of Taichung’s Central Park by Catherine Mosbach/Philippe Rahm
  • Science Island Design Competition Finalists

    • SMAR Architecture Studio (Madrid and Western Australia)
    • SimpsonHaugh and Partners (London/Manchester, U.K.)
    • Donghua Chen Team (Beijing, China)

  • Ground Breaking at Science Island

    Competition Winner
    SMAR Architecture Studio

  • The Eisenhower Memorial: Sending Mixed Messages?

    Winner: Gehry Partners (Los Angeles, CA)
    Finalist: Krueck & Sexton Architects (Chicago, IL)
    Finalist: PWP Landscape Architecture (Berkeley, CA)
    Finalist: Rogers Marvel Architects (New York City)

  • A Tribute to Eisenhower

    Competition Winner
    Gehry Partners, Santa Monica, California

  • Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge: The Reinvention of a 19th Century Icon

    Professional Winner: Brooklyn Bridge Forest
    Pilot Projects Design Collective with Cities4Forests, Wildlife Conservation Society, Grimshaw and Silman

    Young Adult Winner: Look Down
    Shannon Hui, Kwans Kim, and Yujin Kim

  • Another Competition for Moscow’s Expanding Subway Network

    For Klenoviy Boulevard 2:

    Zaha Hadid Architects (London, UK) with A-project, Krost (Moscow, Russia);
      Arup Lighting (London, UK); Systematica s.l.r (Milan, Italy)
    Architectural Bureau KPLN LLC (Moscow, Russia)

    ABTB LLC (Moscow, Russia)
    Blank Architects CJSC (Moscow, Russia)
    Buro Vozduh (Moscow, Russia) with WP ARC Plan GmbH (Hannover, Germany)


    For Prospekt Marshala Zhukova:

    ABTB LLC (Moscow, Russia)

    Blank Architects CJSC (Moscow, Russia)
    MAParchitects LLC (Moscow, Russia)

    NOWADAYS LLC (Moscow, Russia) with Architects of Invention (London, UK)

  • A Modern Upgrade for an Industrial Urban Sector: “The Transformation and Revival of Industrial Heritages” – Hangang District Urban Design International Master Competition

    • Dominique Perrault Architecture
    , Paris, France
    • Coop Himmelb(l)au Team, Vienna, Austria
    • UNStudio Team, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    • Academician CHENG Taining Studio (CCTN Architectural Design)
    • Academician WANG Jianguo Studio
    • Academician ZHUANG Weimin (Architectural Design & Research Institute of Tsinghua University)


  • Powerhouse Precinct at Parramatta

    Moreau Kusunoki (France) and Genton (Australia)
    AL_A (UK) and Architectus (Australia)
    Bernades Architecture (Brazil) and Scale Architecture (Australia)
    CHROFI (Australia) with Reko Rennie (Australia)
    Steven Holl Architects (US) and Conrad Gargett (Australia)

  • Architecture at Zero

    Professional Category

    Honor Award: 
Jensen Architects, San Francisco, CA

    Merit Award
: Murphy Burnham, New York, NY

    Citation Award: Dialog + Byrens Kim Design Works, Vancouver, BC/San Francisco/Oakland

    Student Category

    Merit Award: Cankaya University, Ankara, Turkey

    Merit Award: Wroclaw University, Wroclaw, Poland

    Merit Award: Cept University, Ahmedabad, India

    Citation Award: Academy of Art University / Chung Yuan Christian University, San Francisco/Taiwan

  • Zumthor on the Chopping Block?

    Finalists: Existing Buildings
    • Reiser + Umemoto
    , New York City
    • Barkow Leibinger, Berlin
    • Kaya Design
    , London


    Finalists: From the Ground Up
    • Coop Himmelb(l)au
    , Vienna 
    • TheeAe (The Evolved Architectural Eclectic)
    , Hong Kong
    • Paul Murdoch Architects
    , Los Angeles

  • Connector as Solution

    Feilden Fowles, London
• Heneghan Peng, Dublin, Ireland

    6a Architects, London
    Atelier d’Architecture Philippe Prost, Paris, France
    Carmody Groarke, London

  • Houston Endowment Competition

    Kevin Daly Architects with TLS Landscape Architecture, Productora and Transsolar
    Honorable Mention
    Olson Kundig with Surfacedesign, Inc.
    Deborah Berke Partners with DAVID RUBIN Land Collective and Atelier Ten
    Schaum/Shieh Architects, HKS and Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture

  • Prince Charles in the White House?
  • Xingdong New Area Urban Design Competition: City of the Future

    First place: Cui Kai Team
    Second place (1 of 2): Yang Baojun Team
    Second place (2 of 2): UNStudio
    Finalist: Morphosis / Thom Mayne
    Finalist: Zaha Hadid Architects
    Finalist: He Jingtang and team

  • Investigating Chicago’s Most Complex Infrastructure Issue

    • Studio ORD - Studio Gang, Solomon Cordwell Buenz, Corgan, Milhouse Engineering and STL Architects
    • Fentress Architects, EXP, Brook, Garza
    • Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM)
    • Foster Epstein Moreno
    • Santiago Calatrava

  • A Quest to Memorialize a Serious Hate Crime: The Pulse Memorial Competition

    • Coldefy & Associés with RDAI, Xavier Veilhan, dUCKS scéno, Agence TER, Prof. Laila Farah


    • Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Rene Gonzalez Architects with Raymond Jungles, Inc.

    • heneghan peng architects, Gustafson Porter + Bowman, Sven Anderson & Pentagram

    • MASS Design Group, Ralph Appelbaum Associates, Sasaki, Sanford Biggers, Richard Blanco, Porsha Olayiwola

    • MVRDV, Grant Associates, GSM Project and Studio Drift

    • Studio Libeskind with Claude Cormier + Associés, Thinc, and Jenny Holzer

  • A New State Archive in Kitzingen, Germany

    First Prize
    • von Gerkan Marg & Partner (gmp), Hamburg with capatti staubach urbane Landschaften, Berlin

    Second Prize 
    • Brückner & Brückner Architekten, Würzburg with realgrün Landschaftsarchitekten, Munich

    Third Prize
    • Bruno Fioretti Marquez Architekten, Berlin with
     Atelier Loidl Landschaftsarchitekten, Berlin

    Fourth Prize

    • Heinle, Wischer und Partner, Dresden with UKL Ulrich Krüger Landschaftsarchitekten, Dresden

    Honorable Mentions:

    • Volker Staab Architekten, Berlin with arc.grün Landschaftsarchitekten Stadtplaner, Kitzingen

    • Scheidt Kasprusch Gesellschaft von Architekten, Berlin with Henningsen Landschaftsarchitekten, Berlin

  • Vilnius Concert Hall Competition

    • Arquivio architects, Madrid, Spain (winner)
    Fres architects and planners, Paris, France (2nd Prize)
    UAB Paleko Archstudija, Vilnius, Lithuania (3rd Prize)
    SMAR Architecture Studio, Perth, Australia (Honorable Mention)

  • Babyn Yar Ukrainian Memorial Competition

    • querkraft architekten, Vienna, Austria

     2nd Prize
    Dorte Mandrup A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark
     3rd Prize
    merz merz gmbh & co., Berlin, Germany

    Honorable Mentions
    BURØ architects, Kiev, Ukraine

    Richter Musikowski Architekten Part GMBB, Berlin, Germany
    First Phase Participants
    KAAN Architecten B.V., Rotterdam, Netherlands

    Studio Odile DECQ Architectes Urbanistes, Paris, France
    Diller Scofidio + Renfro LLC, New York, USA
    Eisenman Architects, New York, USA
    Wolfgang Tschapeller ZT-GbmH / Stiefel & Co. Architects, Vienna, Austria

  • A Cultural Cluster as Community Asset in Detroit

    Winner: DSQ: Agence Ter (Paris) with Akoaki, rootoftwo, and Harley Etienne (Detroit/Ann Arbor)

    • Finalist:  Mikyoung Kim Design with James Carpenter Design Associates, Quinn Evans, Giffels Webster, CDAD, Cuseum, Transsolar, WKSHPS, Tillett Lighting, Schlaich Bergermann Partner and H&RA Advisors

    • Finalist: TENxTEN with MASS Design Group, Local Project, DMET, Craig Wilkins, HR&A Advisors, Wade Trim and Atelier 10

  • A New City University Takes Shape

    Winner: Hopkins Architects with Prior + Partners, Expedition Engineering, Atelier Ten, GROSS. MAX., Buro 4, RLB Schumann, GRFN, Caneparo Associates, QCIC, Nick Perry Associates, Access=Design, Cordless Consultants, Sandy Brown Associates, FMDC and Tricon

    Finalist: Co:MK:U WilkinsonEyre and AECOM with Spaces that Work, Mecanoo, dRMM, Publica, Contemporary Art Society and Tricon

    Finalist: Hawkins\Brown with KCAP, Grant Associates, BuroHappold Engineering and Sam Jacob Studio

    Finalist: Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands with Architecture 00, Heyne Tillett Steel, Hoare Lea, Bradley-Hole Schoenaich Landscape Architects, Ken Baker, Steer, Iceni, Abell Nepp, Mark London, FMDC, People Friendly Design, PFB Construction Management and FiD

    Finalist: OMA with BuroHappold Engineering, Planit-IE, Nicholas Hare Architects, Carmody Groarke, Galmstrup, Approved Consultant Services and Russell Partnership


  • Chicago Disruptive Housing
  • A New “Smart City” as Education Hub
  • Transforming Buffalo’s DL & W Rail Corridor

    First Place: “All Aboard! Reclaiming Hill & Del”  by MNLA, NYC
    Second Place: “The Dell, The Link & The Wander” by Marvel Architects, Buro Happold, and NOWHERE Office, NYC
    Third Place (tie): “Railn” by a team of 6 graduate students of Landscape Architecture from Beijing Forestry University
    Third Place (tie): “The Loop Line”  by Kerry O’Connor of OSA, NYC
    Honorable Mention: “Del Buffalo: Connecting and Reconnecting”  by Seth Amman, Dylan Burns, Nicole Lipp Duffin, Matt Wattles, Stephanie (Cole) Adams, Daniel Seiders (Buffalo, NY)
    Honorable Mention: “The Verdant Vein”  by team ‘Echo’ (Lingyi Xu, Zhuohan Xie, Zhuojia Lou, Zikun Zhang), Cornell University
    Community Choice Award, First Place: “The Del: A Steel and Rail Heritage Trail” by Matt Renkas, Buffalo
    Community Choice Award, Second Place: “Del Buffalo: Connecting and Reconnecting” by  Seth Amman, Dylan Burns, Nicole Lipp Duffin, Matt Wattles, Stephanie (Cole) Adams, Daniel Seiders, Buffalo, NY
    Community Choice Award, Third Place: “The Del-Line” by Cannon Design of Grand Island & Supermass Studio, NYC

  • Spreebogen Takes a Final Lap
  • Miremont-le-Cret, Geneva
  • A Paean to its Founders in Weimar
  • 2018/2019 Steedman Fellowship: Infrastructure


    Lily Zhang


    James Leng

    Aurélie Frolet

    Michael Chin

  • Rise in the City: An Affordable Housing Competition in Lesotho

    Winner: “Creating Spaces” led by Tanmoy Dey who graduated in 2015 in BArch from Shahjalal University of Science & Technology in Bangladesh.

    Finalist: “House of Timing” by Sixin Liang who is currently studying MArch at the University of Ferrara in Italy.

    Finalist: “Four by Four Times Three” by Amanda Saputri who graduated in Architecture in 2018 from Parahyangan Catholic University in Indonesia.

    Finalist: “Inside and Outside” by Gogo Zhu who is currently taking a BArch at Virginia Tech in USA.

    Finalist: “Lelapa” by David Kwantwi-Mensah who graduated from BSc in Architecture in 2016 from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, in Ghana.

    Most Promising Design & People's Choice Award: “New + Old” by Tumelo Lerata who graduated with a Diploma in Architectural Technology in 2016 from Lerotholi Polytechnic.

  • Chengdu’s Natural History Museum Competition

    Winner: Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects (PCP) with China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute Corp Ltd.
    Finalists: Zaha Hadid Architects, Sutherland Hussey Harris, Nihon Sekkei, Valode & Pistre, and FUKSAS.

  • School as Civic Hub

    1st Prize: Pelletier de Fontenay / Valerio Sartori (Montreal, Canada / Fribourg, Switzerland); Hubert Pelletier, Yves de Fontenay / Valerio Sartori; Architect of Record: SOA, Prague

    2nd Prize: Monika Habrová, Petra Hrubešová, Michaela Kloudová, Jan Šorm, Eva Rosenová, Eliška Ouředníčková, Marek Kopeć (Prague, Czech Republic)

    3rd Prize: Emanuele Baglieri, Maria Flaccavento, Serafino Sgarlata, Vania Santangelo, Giorgio Pluchino  (Ragusa, Italy)

    Honourable mention: OVO Grąbczewscy Architekci (Katowice, Republic of Poland)

  • Russian Open Competition for Alternative Layout Design in Standard Housing

    AKVS ARCHITECTURE (Serbia) — 1st category prize, for special flexibility and variability of layouts
    ATARCHITECTURE / AVNEESH + NEHA (India) — 1st category prize, for outstanding architecture of facades and interior decisions
    SIDEREAL (Spain) — 1st category prize, for innovation in the typology of houses and apartments
    STVX + MARIA EIZAYAGA + EMILIO LOPEZ (Mexico) — 1st category prize, for solutions in which versatility leads to diversity
    THE CENTER FOR SPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES + LEVERAGE STRATEGY (Germany) — 1st category prize, for a system of solutions in which a person is always in the center.

  • SMÍCHOV ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: An International competition in Prague

    First Place
    Office Ou with INOSTUDIO, Toronto, Canada / Gliwice, Poland
    Second Place
    Škarda architekti,
    Third Place
    IND [Inter.National.Design], Rotterdam
    Martin Naruda
    , Prague
    ECS Architects, Porto, Portugal
    TRI.ŠTRNÁSŤ architekti,
    Czech Republic/Slovakia


  • Movies in the Park: Garage Screen Summer Cinema Competition in Moscow

    Archifellows (Moscow, Russia)
    Concrete Jungle (Vladivostok, Russia)
    SA lab (St. Petersburg, Russia)
    Река (Tyumen, Russia)
    KHVOYA (St. Petersburg, Russia)

  • Network Rail Footbridge Design Ideas Competition

    Winner: Gottlieb Paludan Architects with Strasky, Husty and Partners Ltd (Denmark/Czech Republic)
    Commendation: Hawkins\Brown with WSP (London, U.K.)

  • Kazan’s New Garden City Competition

    1st place - Knight Frank (Russia, UK, Belgium, France)
    2nd place - ASADOV and partners (Russia)
    3rd place - Buromoscow (Russia)

  • A Museum as Entertainment Landscape

    • First place – Joe Shih. Architects + Riken Yamamoto and Field Shop (Japan)
    Second place – Ricky Liu & Associates
    Third place – JJPan and Partners, Architects and Planners + MVRDV (The Netherlands)
    Fourth place - Q-LAB + menacoo architecten (The Netherlands)

  • Repository Library as Public-Friendly Asset

    Bio-architecture Formosana with Carlo Ratti Associati
    Second place
    Ricky Liu & Associates Architects+Planners

    Third Place
    StudioBase Architects, Design Group & Construction with Matter Design

    Fourth place
    Joe Shih Architects & Associates with YASUI ARCHITECTS & ENGINEERS, INC./Yoshihiko SanoArchitect

    Fifth place
    Chien Architects & Associates

  • Sverdlovsk Philharmonic Concert Hall Competition
    • Zaha Hadid Architects, London (Winner)
    • Alvisi Kirimoto Partners Srl, Rome, Italy (2nd Place)
    • Robert Gutowski Architects, Budapest, Hungary (3rd Place)
  • Resilient by Design: Bay Area Challenge

    • Elevate San Rafael (Bionic)
    • Unlock Alameda Creek (Public Sediment)
    • The Peoples Plan (P+SET)
    • South Bay Sponge (Field Operations Team)
    • Estuary Commons (ABC)
    • The Grand Bayway (Common Ground)
    • Connect and Collect (Hassell+)
    • ouR-Home (Home Team)
    • Islais Hyper-Creek (BIG+ONE+Sherwood)

  • Sandy Hook Memorial

    Winner: SWA Group, Jim Garland, AIA of Fluidity and Sherwood Design Engineers (San Francisco/New York)
    Finalist: Kwant, Joan MacLeod and Julia McFadden  with Alex Felson
    Finalist: Arleo Design Studio (Phoenix, Arizona)

  • The San Francisco Transbay Terminal Competition
  • University College Dublin’s Ambitious Plan

    • Steven Holl Architects (US)
    • Diller Scofidio + Renfro
    • John Ronan Architects (US)
    • O’Donnell + Tuomey (Ireland)
    • Studio Libeskind (US)
    • UNStudio (Netherlands)

  • Architecture as Political Statement in the Ukraine

    1st prize: Kleihues + Kleihues Gesellschaft von Architekten mbH (Berlin, Germany)
    2nd prize: Burø architects (Kiev, Ukraine)
    3rd Prize: Lina Ghotmeh – Architecture (Paris, France)

  • Mussolini on the Spree…and More
  • Where Ecology Rules: Hsinta Ecological Power Plant Competition

    • Morphosis Architects/Thom Mayne (Winner)
    • Leers Weinzapfel Associates/Andrea Leers & Jane Weinzapfel (2nd Place)
    Marine Environment and Engineering Institute, National Sun Yat-sen University/Shiau Yun Lu (3rd Place)
    Ressano Garcia Arquitectos/Pedro Ressano Garcia (Merit Award)
    •  Sung Goo Yang, Ether Ship (Merit Award)

  • University College Dublin’s Future Campus Competition Finalists

    • Steven Holl Architects (US)
    • Diller Scofidio + Renfro

    • John Ronan Architects (US)
    • O’Donnell + Tuomey (Ireland)
    • Studio Libeskind (US)
    • UNStudio (Netherlands)

  • Addressing Affordable Housing in Bentonville

    • Digsau
    (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Kevin Daly Architects (Los Angeles)
    • 5468796 Architecture (Winnipeg, Canada)
    • Merge Architects Inc. (Boston)

  • Adelaide Contemporary Art Museum Winner Announced

    • Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Woods Bagot

    • Adjaye Associates and BV
    • BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group and JPE Design Studio
    • David Chipperfield Architects and SJB Architects
    • HASSELL and SO-IL
    • Khai Liew, Office of Ryue Nishizawa and Durbach Block Jaggers

  • Maiden Memorial Competition

    First Prize: MIstudio, Lviv/Ukraine; Rotterdam/The Netherlands
    Second Prize: blauraum Architekten GmbH, Hamburg/Germany
    Third Prize: Atelier . Schmelzer . Weber, Dresden/Germany with Prof. Andreas Theurer, Mittenwalde/Germany

  • The Aalto Connection

    First Place: Sini Rahikainen, Hannele Cederström, Inka Norros, Kirsti Paloheimo, & Maria Kleimola (Finland)
    Second Place:  Tarmo Juhola, Essi Peltola, & Anna Juhola (Finland)
    Third Place: SMAR Architecture Studio (Madrid/Western Australia)


    SMAR Architecture Studio
    Madrid/Western Australia
    SimpsonHaugh and Partners
    London/Manchester, U.K.
    Donghua Chen Team
    Beijing, China

  • Paying Homage to a Storied Parliament Building

    Markus Bonauer/Michael Bölling, Berlin with capattistaubach Landschaftsarchitekten
    Markus Schietsch, Zürich with Lorenz Eugster Landschaftsarchitektur & Städtebau GmbH
    Honorable Mentions:
    BGAA + FRPO Burgos & Garrido Arquitectos Asociados + FRPO Rodriguez & Oriol Arquitectos, Madrid (Spain) with VWA + UBERLAND, Vevey (Schweiz)
    bob-architektur BDA, Köln with FSWLA GmbH, Düsseldorf
    Henn GmbH, Berlin with Ingenieurgesellschaft BBP Bauconsulting mbH, Berlin
    Allmann Sattler Wappner Architekten GmbH, München with Schüller Landschaftsarchitekten, München
    ARGE KIM NALLEWEG Architekten und César Trujillo Moya, Berlin with TDB Landschaftsarchitektur Thomanek Duquesnoy Boemans Partnerschaft, Berlin

  • World Heritage Bernau Bauhaus Visitors Center
  • K2K Planning Competition (Kensington / Kingsford)
    • • JMD Design, Hill Thalis Architecture and Urban Projects and Bennett and Trimble Architects (winner)
    • • Aspect Studios Urban Design and Landscape Architecture, SJB Architects and Urban Design, Terroir Architecture and Urban Planning, SGS Economics and Planning
    • • Coda Architecture and Urban Design, Realm Studios Landscape Architecture, and GTA Transport consultants
    • • JBA Urban Design and Planning, Stewart Hollenstein Architecture and Urban Design, Arcadia Landscape and Natural Systems, The Transport Planning People and Jess Scully
  • Taichung Tower 2 Competition

    Elizabeth de Portzamparc / Ricky Liu Associates (Winner)
    • T.C.K. Architect Engineer Planner + AZUSA SEKKEI co., ltd (Taiwan/Japan)
    FEI & CHENG Associates + Che Fu Chang Architects + Chien Architects and associates (Taiwan)
    • Y.C. Hsu Architect & Associate + Moriyama &Teshima architects (Taiwan/Canada)
    Kengo Kuma &Associates (Japan)

  • Aarhus New School of Architecture

    Vargo Nielsen Palle and ADEPT (Denmark) in cooperation with Rolvung & Brøndsted Arkitekter, Tri-consult and Steensen Varming
    ALL (Atelier Lorentzen Langkilde, Denmark) in cooperation with Buro Happold
    BIG* (Denmark) in cooperation with Transform, Rambøll, SLA and Tom Nielsen
    EGA (Erik Giudice Architecture, Sweden/France) in cooperation with Niras and Kragh & Berglund
    Lacaton & Vassal* and BESSARDs’ Studio (France) in cooperation with Kristine Jensens Tegnestue, Jørgen Nielsen, Strunge Jensen and Sergio Fox Awe
    *Denotes invited firm

  • Boston Housing Innovation Competition

    Winning Design
    D/R/E/A/M Collaborative / Wozny Barbar & Associates
    Michael Kim / Maple Hurst Builders (Unconventional Excellence Award)
    Hearth House (Innovation Excellence Award)
    Corcoran Jennison Associates / WHAT’S IN

    Urbanica (Design Excellence Award)
    Doma Homes (Unconventional Excellence Award)
    Livelight (Sustainability Excellence Award)

  • Interview: James Mary O’Connor FAIA (Winter 2017)
  • Designing Taichung Central Park: Presenting a Holistic Philosophy Structurally
  • Designing on a Small Budget: A New Front Yard for the Berkshire Botanical Gardens

    First Place: University of Tennessee, Knoxville School of Landscape Architecture 
(Daniel Rose, Sarah Newton, Alexa Macri, and Fern Turpin)
    Second Place: Harvard University Graduate School of Design (Harry Wan Fung Lee, Adam Kai Chi Ng, and Anson Ting Fung Wong)
    Third Place: Harvard University Graduate School of Design (Dylan Anslow, Colin Chadderton, Kira Clingen, and Jonathan Kuhr)
    Honorable Mention: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Zichen Liu, Jingyi (Jessy) Qiu)

  • Munich Concert Hall Competition

    1st Prize - Cukrowicz Nachbaur Architekten ZT GmbH, Bregenz, Austria
    2ndPrize - PFP Planungs GmbH,
    Hamburg, Germany
    3rd Prize - David Chipperfield Architects Gesellschaft von Architekten mbH, Berlin
    4th Prize - 3XN A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark
    5th Prize - Staab Architekten GmbH,
    Honorable Mentions:
    • Henning Larsen Architects,
    • Zaha Hadid Architects,
    • Mecanoo,
    Delft, The Netherlands
    • Christ & Gantenbein
    , Basel, Switzerland

  • Tallinn Port Masterplan 2030 Competition

    • Zaha Hadid Architects with Tyréns U.K., London (Winner
    • Alejandro Zaera-Polo Maider Llaguno Architecture/Kavakava, London/Tallinn (
    • Andres Alver, Tallinn (

  • The Development of Taipei Pop Music Center
  • U.K. Holocaust Memorial Competition

    Adjaye Associates and Ron Arad Architects, London/New York
    Honorable Mention
    Henenghan Peng Architects, Gustafson Porter + Bowman, Bruce Mau Design,and Sven Anderson, Dublin/London/U.S.
    Allied Works, Portland Oregon
    AnishKapoor and Zaha Hadid Architects, London
    Caruso St John Architects, Marcus Taylor and Rachel Whiteread, London
    Diamond Schmitt Architects, Toronto, Canada
    Foster + Partners and Michal Rovner, London
    John McAslan + Partners and MASS Design Group, London/Boston
    Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Architects and David Morley Architects, Helsinki/London
    Studio Libeskind and Haptic Architects, New York/London/Oslo

  • Competitions as Stepping Stones for Young Architects Example: Weiss Manfredi
  • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Design Competition by Paul Spreiregen
  • Addition to Kansas City’s Nelson Atkins Museum of Art Competition (1999)

    Steven Holl Architects (winner), New York
    • Tadao Ando Architects and Associates, Tokyo
    • Annette Gigon/Mike Guyer Architekten, Zürich
    Carlos Jimenez Studio, Houston
    • Machado and Silvetti Associates, Inc., Boston
    • Atelier Christian de Portzamparc, Paris

  • Interview: Axel Schultes (Spring 1997)
  • Prado Museum Competition: Chronicle of an Absurdity (1995/96)

    Alberto Martinez/Beatriz Matos Madrid, Spain*
    Jean-Paul Duerig and Philippe Rami, Zürich, Switzerland*
    Alfonso Govela, Mexico City, Mexico
    Jesus Marco, Taragoza, Spain
    Eleuterio Poblacion, Madrid, Spain
    Rafael Moneo, Madrid, Spain
    Antonio Barrionuevo, Sevilla, Spain
    Fernando Pardo, Madrid, Spain
    Enrique Zoido, Sevilla, Spain
    Dionisio Hernandez/Rafael Olalaquiga, Madrid, Spain
    *Notes award of distinction

  • Edinburgh’s Ross Pavilion Competition

    • wHY, GRAS, Groves-Raines Architects, Arup, Studio Yann Kersalé, O Street, Stuco, Creative Concern, Noel Kingsbury, Atelier Ten and Lawrence Barth (Winner)

    • Adjaye Associates with Morgan McDonnell, BuroHappold Engineering, Plan A Consultants, JLL, Turley, Arup, Sandy Brown, Charcoalblue, AOC Archaeology, Studio LR, FMDC, Interserve and Thomas & Adamson

    • Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) with JM Architects, WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, GROSS.MAX., Charcoalblue, Speirs + Major, JLL, Alan Baxter and People Friendly

    • Flanagan Lawrence with Gillespies, Expedition Engineering, JLL, Arup and Alan Baxter

    • Page Park Architects, West 8 Landscape Architects and BuroHappold Engineering with Charcoalblue and Muir Smith Evans

    • Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter with GROSS.MAX., AECOM, Charcoalblue, Groves-Raines Architects and Forbes Massie Studio

    • William Matthews Associates and Sou Fujimoto Architects with BuroHappold Engineering, GROSS.MAX., Purcell, Scott Hobbs Planning and Filippo Bolognese

  • Restoring and Reinventing Albanian Identity: A New Mosque and Museum of Tirana & Religious Harmony

    Bjarke Ingels Group – Copenhagen, Denmark
    seARCH – Amsterdam, Holland
    Zaha Hadid Architects – London, UK
    Andreas Perea Ortega with NEXO – Madrid, Spain
    Architecture Studio – Paris, France

  • The Berlin Trade Union School Competition (1928/1930)

    • 1st Place - Bauhaus team (Hannes Meyer, Hans Wittwer, Arieh Sharon), Dessau
    • 2nd Place - Aloys Klement, Berlin
    • 3rd Place - Max Taut, Berlin

  • In Memoriam: William Bricken
  • SO-IL Re-invents Place Mazas in Paris

    SO-IL with Laisné & Roussel and Atelier Georges

    • Studio Andrew Todd

    • NP2F

    • Coldefy & Associés with BASE

  • New Taoyuan City Main Public Library, Taiwan

    ■ First place – T.C.K. Architect Engineer Planner + Azusa Sekkei (Japan)

    ■ Second place - Ricky Liu & Associates (Taiwan)

    ■ Third place – Habitech Architects + Tange Associates (Japan)

    ■ Fourth place – Bio-Architecture Formosana + MVRDV (Netherlands)

    ■ Fifth place – Q-LAB (Taiwan)

  • Hannes Meyer’s German Workers’ Seminar in Berlin as UNESCO Heritage Site
  • The Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art
  • Qatar Art Mill Competition
  • Remembrance on the Pacific Rim: The Canterbury Earthquake Memorial Dedication
  • Science Island Design Competition

    SMAR Architecture Studio
    Madrid and Western Australia
    SimpsonHaugh and Partners
      London/Manchester, U.K.
    Donghua Chen Team
    Beijing, China
    Honorable Mentions
    • Amid.cero9 / Elsewhere (Madrid, Spain)
    • Mark Foster Gage Architects (New York, NY)
    • Alper Derinbogaz, Salon (Istanbul, Turkey)
    • UAB Architektų biuras G. Natkevičius ir partneriai (Lithuania)
    • Wolfgang Tschapeller ZTGmbH (Vienna, Austria)

  • The Estonian National Museum Realized
  • Estonian National Museum Competition (2006)

    First Place
    Dan Dorell Lina Ghotmeh
    and Tsuyoshi Tane
    Second Place
    ALA Architects
    Helsinki, Finland

    Third Place
    Bamberger Architects / Atelier Thomas Pucher
    Graz, Austria

    Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arhitektuuribüroo Kosmos OÜ
    friman.laaksonen arkkidehdit Oy
    Gianni Botsford Architects Ltd.
    London, U.K.

  • Syracuse National Veterans Resource Center

    Winning Entry
    SHoP Architects, New York
    Snøhetta, New York/Oslo
    David Adjaye, New York/London

  • TWIN CREEKS: Trail as Experience Maker

    First Place (1): Apliz Architecture (Borba, Portugal)
    First Place (2): Cadaster (Brooklyn, NY)
    First Place (3): Small Wonders (Seattle & New York)

  • Finalists’ UK Holocaust Memorial Design Proposals
  • M20 – Museum of 20th Century Extension Competition

    Herzog & de Meuron
    Basel, Switzerland

    2nd Place
    Lundgaard & Tranberg
    Copenhagen, Denmark

    3rd Place
    Bruno Fioretti Marquez

    Honorable Mentions
    Office of Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

    Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa/SANAA
    Tokyo, Japan

    Volker Staab

    Aires Mateus & Associados
    Lisbon, Portugal

  • A Symbol of Gratitude: The Tri An Monument Competition

    Finalists (3)|
    • Grega Vezjak, Architect (Winner)
      Bilje, Miren-Kostanjevica, Slovenija
    David Chisholm
    CMC Architects, Prague, Czech Republic

    Jordan Hines
    Informal Office, llc, Lexington, KY USA

  • Not Just a Coming Attraction: ZNE is Already Here!

    Professional Category Merit Award: "NEXUS" by Dialog (Vancouver, Canada)
    Professional Category Merit Award: "FOG CATCHER" by Little (Charlotte, NC)
    Professional Category Citation Award: "PIEZEIN CIRCUIT" by Modus Studio (Fayetteville, AR)
    Student Category Honor Award: "ENERGIZED CANOPY" by Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture (Grenoble, France)
    Student Category Merit Award: "COMMUNAL OPERATIONS" by Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX)
    Student Category Special Recognition: "SHARING & LIVING" by Tamkang University (Taipei City, Taiwan)

  • The Lamborghini Road Monument Competition

    1st Prize (1): ACQ studio (Alessandro Galastri, Guido Quirici, Nicolò Campanini, Giacomo Cozzi, Andrea Maltinti)
    1st Prize (2): 0.9 (Davide Pontoni, Viola Gurioli)
    2nd Prize: FPMG (Francesco Pergetti, Mattia Grilli)
    3rd Prize: Casamassima Mazzocchini Notari (Giorgio Notari, Damiano Mazzocchini, Alessio Casamassima)

  • Gallaudet University Design Competition Results

    • Hall McKnight Architects (London, Belfast)
    • Kennedy & Violich Architecture, Ltd. (Boston)
    • Marvel Architects (New York)
    • MASS Design Group (Boston)


  • National Holomodor Memorial
  • Ukrainian Holodomor Memorial in Washington, DC
  • Toronto Ferry Terminal Competition
  • Reichstag Visitors Center – Berlin/Tiergarten

    Markus Schietsch, Zürich with Lorenz Eugster Landschaftsarchitektur & Städtebau GmbH
    Markus Bonauer/Michael Bölling, Berlin with capattistaubach Landschaftsarchitekten

    Honorable Mentions (5)
    • BGAA + FRPO Burgos & Garrido Arquitectos Asociados + FRPO Rodriguez & Oriol Arquitectos, Madrid (Spain) with VWA + UBERLAND, Vevey (Switzerland)
    • bob-architektur BDA, Köln with FSWLA GmbH, Düsseldorf
    • Henn GmbH, Berlin with Ingenieurgesellschaft BBP Bauconsulting mbH, Berlin
    • Allmann Sattler Wappner Architekten GmbH, Munich with Schüller Landschaftsarchitekten, Munich
    • ARGE KIM NALLEWEG Architekten und César Trujillo Moya, Berlin with TDB Landschaftsarchitektur Thomanek Duquesnoy Boemans Partnerschaft, Berlin

  • Forest Green Rovers Stadium and Eco Park: Stroud, Gloucestershire, UK
    • AFL Architects, Manchester, UK
    • DP Architects, Singapore
    • George King Architects, London, UK
    • Gianni Botsford Architects, London, UK
    • Glenn Howells Architects, Birmingham, UK
    • Richard Kroeker, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • Studio M12, Morden, Surrey, UK
    • Zaha Hadid Architects, London, UK (Winner)
    • ZedFactory, Wallington, UK
  • New Museum of London in West Smithfield

    Stanton Williams (UK) with Asif Khan (UK)
    BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group (DK) with HawkinsBrown (UK)
    Caruso St John Architects (UK)
    Diener & Diener Architekten (CH) with Sergison Bates Architects (UK)
    Lacaton & Vassal Architectes (FR) with Pernilla Ohrstedt Studio (UK)
    Studio Milou architecture (FR) with RL & Associés (FR) and Axis Architects (UK)

  • Latvian Museum of Modern Art Competition
    • Winner
    • Adjaye Associates (UK) with AB3D
    • Honorable Mention
    • Sauerbruch Hutton (Germany) with Arhitekts Ingurds Lazdiņš
    • Finalists
    • Architects Lahdelma & Mahlamäki (Finland) with MADE Arhitekti
    • Caruso St John Architects (UK) with Jaunromāns un Ābele
    • Henning Larsen Architects (Denmark) with MARK Arhitekti
    • Neutelings Riedijk Architects (Netherlands)
    • wHY Architecture (US) with Outofbox and ALPS
  • Rosa Luxemburg Foundation Headquarters

    First Prize: Arge Kim Nallweg with César Trujillo Moya (Berlin)
    Third Prize: bube, Rotterdam (The Netherlands)
    Third Prize: Rohdecan (Dresden, Germany)
    Third Prize: R + S Architekten (Lippstadt, Germany)
    Honorable Mention: Lankes Koengeter Architekten (Berlin)
    Honorable Mention: Laura Alvarez Architecture, Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

  • Interview: John McAslan (Winter 2003)
  • St. Hilda’s College, Oxford

    Gort Scott, London
    Tim Ronalds Architects, London
    6a Architects, London
    DRDH Architects, London
    Hall McKnight, Belfast

  • Tintagel Bridge Castle Competition
    • Winner
    • Ney & Partners with William Matthews Associates 
    • Finalists
    • Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes with Terrell
    • Marks Barfield Architects with Flint and Neill J&L Gibbons LLP and Mola
    • Niall McLaughlin Architects with Price and Myers
    • RFR and Jean-Francois Blassel Architecte with Engineers hrw and WSP
    • WilkinsonEyre with Atelier One
  • ‘Smart School’ Educational Complex in Irkutsk, Russia
    • Winner: CEBRA (Denmark)
    • 2nd Round Finalists: Work Architecture Co. (New York), Architects Rudanko (Finland)
    • 1st Round Finalists: MKPL Architects (Singapore), Sou Fujimoto Architects (Japan), MVRDV (The Netherlands)
  • Laval University School of Architecture “Emblematic Addition
    • Winner: “Direct Axis” by University of Toronto (Canada) students Omar Aljebouri, Avery Guthrie and Steve Socha
    • Winner: “SHED” by Université Laval (Canada) students Catherine Houle, Marianne Lapalme and Vanessa Poirier
    • Winner: “Layering the Present” submitted by Jihoon Kim and Sanghwan Park, JKSP architects, New York
    • Honorable Mention: “Sphères de reference” by Montreal architects Éric Boucher and Élisabeth Bouchard
    • Honorable Mention: “Shlack !!” by Université Laval students Julien Beauchamp, Romy Brosseau, Émilie Gagné-Loranger and Alexandre Hamlyn
    • Honorable Mention: Odile Decq of Odile Decq Benoit Cornette architectes urbanistes
  • Strategizing for Expansion: Mälerdalen University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    • Winner: MDH Square 3XN (Copenhagen)
    • Finalist: Arkitema Dot (Sweden)
    • Finalist: Christensen & Co (Denmark)
    • Finalist: Juul/Frost (Danish)
    • Finalist: White (Sweden)
    • Finalist: Wingårdh (Sweden)
  • Adding to the Vienna Museum: Foreground or Background Building?
    • 1st Place: Winkler + Ruck Architekten (Austria)
    • 2nd Place: Kim Nalleweg Architekten (Berlin, Germany)
    • 3rd Place: Ilg Santer Architekten (Zurich, Switzerland)
    • Honorable Mention: Juri Troy Architects (Vienna, Austria)
    • Honorable Mention: Fiechter & Salzmann Architekten (Zurich, Switzerland)
    • Honorable Mention: querkraft architekten (Vienna, Austria)
  • Placemaking to the Forefront: Sydney’s Green Square Library Competition

    Winner: Stewart Hollenstein with Colin Stewart Architects (Sydney, Australia)
    Finalist: John Wardle Architects (Melbourne, Australia)
    Finalist: JPE Design + Snøhetta  (Adelaide)
    Finalist: Felix Laboratories (Freemantle, Australia)
    Finalist: Flannery de la Pole (UK)

  • Taiwan’s Taoyuaong Airport Terminal 3 Competition

    Winner: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, London / CECI Engineering Consultants, Taiwan
    Finalist: Van Berkel en Bos U.N. Studio, Rotterdam / April Yang Design Studio, Ltd., Los Angeles / Bio-Architecture Formosana, Taiwan
    Finalist: Foster + Partners Limited, London / Ricky Liu & Associates, Taiwan

  • Expansion Strategies for a Challenging Campus Site
    • Winner: OFFICE 52 (Portland, OR)
    • Finalist: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson (Wilkes-Barre/Pittsburgh, PA)
    • Finalist: Wilson Architects (Boston, MA)
    • Finalist: ZGF Architects (Portland, OR. and Washington, DC)
  • More Variations on a Theme in Dessau?: Germany’s Third Post-War Competition for a Bauhaus Museum
    • First place (1): Gonzalez Hinz Zabala with Roser Vives de Delás (Barcelona)
    • First place (2): Young & Ayata with Misako Murata (New York)
    • Third Place: Berrel Berrel Kräutler AG with ASP (Zürich)
    • Fourth Place: Ja Architecture Studio (Toronto)
    • Honorable Mention: Raummanufaktur (Darmstadt, Germany)
    • Honorable Mention: Nussmüller Architekten ZT with Robert Kutscha (Graz, Austria)
    • Honorable Mention: Steiner, Weißenberger Architekten with Jens Henningsen (Berlin)
  • Reinventing the Rustbelt: UD4U Urban Design Competition
    • 1st Place: “High Res” by Lasha brown, Sandra Arndt, Emilija Kaia Landsbergis, Robert Hon (Brooklyn, NY)
    • 2nd Place: "Ring of Events" by Jame Sarmiento Pastor, Javier Lazarte, Nikolas Briceno, Miquel Linares (Lima, Peru)
    • 3rd Place: “In Flux” by Matt Perotto, Rob McIntosh, Megan Esopenko (Toronto, Canada)
  • The Biennial Lakefront Kiosk Competition
    • Winner: "Chicago Horizon" by Ultramoderne - Yasmin Vobis , Aaron Forrest and structural engineer, Brett Schneider, (Providence, Rhode Island)
    • Finalist: "Behind the Curtain" by Thomas Keley, Ryan Palider, Charles Paros (Chicago / Columbus, Ohio)
    • Finalist: Lekker Architects - Ong Ker-Shing / Joshua Comaroff (Singapore)
  • Designing for the Workplace: UNO/WHO Headquarters Extension Competition
    • 1st Place: Berrel Berrel Kräutler AG (Zürich)
    • 2nd Place: Rudy Ricciotti (Paris)
    • 3rd Place: RED – Architectes / DAD Architecte (Paris)
    • 4th Place: MADe (Hyderabad, India)
    • 5th Place: JAJA (Copenhagen)
  • The Guggenheim Helsinki Competition Draws 1,715 Entries From Around The World
    • Winner: ‘Art in the City’ by Moreau Kusunoki Architectes

    • Runner-up: 'Two-in-One Museum' by agps architecture
    • Finalist: ‘Quiet Animal’ by Asif Khan

    • Finalist: ‘47 Rooms’ by Fake Industries Architectural Agonism (Cristina Goberna, Urtzi Grau), Jorge Lopez Conde, Carmen Blanco and Alvaro Carrillo

    • Finalist: ‘Helsinki Five’ by HaasCookZemmrich STUDIO2050

    • Finalist: ‘Guggenheim Commons’ by SMAR Architecture Studio

  • Mesa’s Answer to Urban Sprawl: The Major Redesign of a City Center
    • Winner: Colwell Shelor, Phoenix (lead) with West 8 urban design & landscape architecture and Weddle Gilmore (Scottsdale, Arizona)
    • Finalist: Woods Bagot (Sydney/Portland) with Surface Design, INC. (San Francisco)
    • Otak (San Francisco) with Mayer Reed (Portland, Oregon)
  • Return of a Favorite Son to the Windy City? – CAC’s Barack Obama Library Competition
    • Winning entry: Zhu Wenyi, Fu Junsheng, and Liang Yiang, Beijing, China
    • Winning entry: Aras Burak Sen, Los Angeles/UAE (OMA)
    • Honorable Mention: Dániel Palotai, Budapest, Hungary
    • Honorable Mention: Drew Cowdrey and Trey Kirk, Boston (Harvard GSD) 

    • Honorable Mention: Ann Lui and Craig Reschke, Boston (Harvard GSD)
  • A Conversation with an Icon: Steven Holl Wins the Mumbai City Museum Competition
    • Winner: Steven Holl Architects with Opolis Architects, Guy Nordenson and Associates, AECOM, Dongre Project Management Consultants, Transsolar and L’Observatoire
    • Runner Up: AL_A with PK Das, Arup, Turner & Townsend, GROSS. MAX and Superflux
    • Finalist: Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos with Malik Architecture, Arup and Empty
    • Finalist: OMA + S&K with Meinhardt India, Houtman + Sander, GMD Consultants and Langdon Seah
    • Finalist: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects with Christopher Charles Benninger Architects (CCBA), Leslie E. Robertson Associates International (LERA), Buro Happold, WORKSHOP: Ken Smith Landscape Architect and George Sexton Associates
    • Finalist: Studio Mumbai Architecture + Edifice Consultants with Sterling Engineering Consultancy Services and Eskayem Consultants
    • Finalist: wHY with Ganti + Associates, Sterling Engineering, Sterling and Wilson, Magnusson Klemencic Associates, Buro Happold, Local Projects and Quantsoft India
    • Finalist: Zaha Hadid Architects with Sameep Padora Associates (sP+a), AKT II, Max Fordham, Dan Pearson Studio and AECOM
  • The Earth as an Affordable Housing Alternative: Ghana’s Mud House Design Competition
    • First Place - M.A.M.O.T.H (Montpelier, France)
    • Second Place – Atelier Koe (Senegal)
    • Third Place – Jason Orbe-Smith (Los Angeles, USA)
  • Northwestern University’s Medical Research Center Competition
    • First Place: Perkins+Will (Chicago)
    • Finalist: Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill (with Payette)
    • Finalist: Goettsch Partners
  • Science and Fiction Museum, Washington, DC
    • 1st place - Emily Yen, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
    • 2nd place - Wade Fuh, SmithGroup, Washington, DC

    • 3rd place - Mikhail Krymov, Alexey Goriainov, and Diana Zhegulina of Arch Group, Russia

  • Vienna School of Economics
  • A Challenging Site for Calgary’s New Library: Snøhetta Tops Four Firms in Invited Competition
    • Winner: Snøhetta and Dialog (Oslo/New York and Calgary)
    • Finalist: 3XN and AECOM (Denmark and Calgary)
    • Finalist: KPMB and BKDI (Toronto and Calgary)
    • Finalist: REX and Group2 (New York and Calgary)
  • Adaptive Reuse of a Hospital Site: The Royal Adelaide Hospital Competition
    • First Place: SLASH / Phillips Pilkington Architects (Melbourne / Adelaide)
    • Second Place (tie): Nice Architects / Mulloway Studio (Bratislava / Adelaide)
    • Second Place (tie): Bonhag & De Rosa / TCL  (Berlin / Adelaide)
    • Finalist: Zuzana & Nicholas Architects / Roarkus Moss (Melbourne / Adelaide)
    • Oculus + FKA + Dash (New South Wales and Victoria (Aus))
    • Ysalazam + Siteplan (Colombia / Adelaide)
  • University of Chicago North Campus Student Residence
    • Winning entry: Studio Gang with Mortenson Construction (Chicago, IL, USA)
    • Runner-Up: Perkins and Will (Chicago, IL, USA)
    • Finalist: Hopkins Architects (London, UK)
    • Finalist: BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group (Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • ADD-ON ’13
  • Surfer’s Paradise Goes Cultural: The Gold Coast Precinct Competition
    • Winning Entry: ARM Architecture / TOPOTEK1 Landscape Architecture / ARUP (Melbourne/Berlin/Global)
    • Finalist: CRAB Studio / Vogt Landscape / DBI (London/Zürich/Gold Coast)
    • Finalist: Nikken Sekkei / Earthscape / Mori Art Museum (Tokyo/Tokyo/Japan)
  • The Old and the New: Glasgow’s Schools of Art
  • DawnTown Competition: Landmark Miami
    • First Place: "Miami Lift" by Studio Dror (New York City)
    • Second Place: "Lemonade Square" by David Giraldeau and Alexandre Guilbeault (Montreal, Canada)
    • Third Place: "Torre de las Americas" by Mauricio Gonzalez and Alfredo Andia (Miami, FL, USA / Santiago, Chile)
  • Realizing a Major Museum Project in Record Time: Finland’s Serlachius Museum Competition
  • Zaryadye Park Competition & Interview
    • Winner: Diller Scofidio + Renfro / Hargreaves Associates / Citymakers LLC (USA, USA & Russia)
    • Finalist: MVRDV / Atrium / Anouk Vogel / Arcadis (the Netherlands, Russia, Switzerland & US)
    • Finalist: TPO RESERVE / MAXWAN / Buro Happold / Latz + Partner (Russia, the Netherlands, International & Germany)
    • Shortlist: Gustafson Porter / Sauerbruch Hutton / ARUP (UK, Germany & Russia)

    • Shortlist: Turenscape / AnOtherArchitect (China & Germany)

    • Shortlist: West 8 / BERNASKONI / Büro Happold (the Netherlands, Russia & UK)

  • Christchurch Art Gallery will be lifted in $36.7m project

    Winning Entry
    The Buchan Group, Sydney / Christchurch

  • Gearing Up for Louisville’s Centennial Riverboat Festival: Pavilions as Functioning Waterside Attractions
    • 1st place: stpmj (Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim), Brooklyn, NY
    • 2nd place: Aaron Loomans, Appleton, WI
    • People’s choice: Jacob Lange & Rebecca Tran (Christian Duvernois Landscape/Gallery) w/ Chris Teeter, RA ( Metamechanics) New York, NY
  • A New Attraction for an Old Airfield: Moscow’s New National Center for Contemporary Arts
    • First Place - Heneghan Peng (Ireland)
    • Second Place – MEL (Russia)
    • Third Place – Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos (Spain)
  • The Harvard Bridge Lighting Competition
    • Winning design: Rosales + Partners, with ARUP
  • A Sign of the Times? Port of Kinmen Passenger Service Center International Competition
    • First Place: Junya Ishigami (Japan)
    • Second Place: Tom Wiscombe (Los Angeles)
    • Third Place: Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects
    • Honorable Mention: Miralles Tagliabue (Barcelona)
    • Honorable Mention: Josep Mias Gifre (Barcelona)
  • Looking into the Hi-Tech Future: New Campus of the Vietnamese-German University, Ho Chi Minh City
    • 1st Prize: Machado and Silvetti Associates (Boston, Massachusetts)
    • 2nd Prize: KSP Jürgen Engel Architekten (Frankfurt on Main, Germany)
    • 3rd Prize: Itsuko Hasegawa Atelier, Tokyo, Japan
    • 4th Prize: Riegler Riewe architekten ZT-G.m.b.H. (Graz, Austria)
    • 5th prize: Henn Architekten (Munich, Germany)
  • Re-Thinking the University of Manitoba’s Campus: Visionary (re)Generation International Competition
  • Competition win in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • From OMA and BIG to Small
  • EDGE/ucation Pavilion Design Competition
    • Winner: "Edge Portals" by Bade Stageberg Cox
    • Finalist: "FloodLAB"  by Desai/Chia
    • Finalist: "EDGEucation Pavilion" by Urban Data and Design
    • Finalist: "The Terrapin Shell" by WORKac
  • The “What If” Factor: The Louisville Children’s Museum Competition
    • First Place: Stephan Brugger, Eva Hierzer & Birgit Schire (Gratz, Austria)
    • Second Place: Kyle Zook, Jared Younger & Yu Kono (University of Cincinnati)
    • Third Place: PRAUD (Dongwoo Yim & Rafael Luna) - Boston, Massachusetts
  • A Blueprint for Change in the Rockaways
    • First Place: White Arkitekter (Stockholm, Sweden) with Arup and Gensler
    • Innovation in Resilient Waterfront Design Award: Ennead Lab/Ennead Architects, New York, NY USA with Atelier 10, Hargreaves Associates, Langan Engineering, LERA, and Biohabits
    • Finalist: Lateral Office, Toronto, Canada with WXY Studio, Sam Schwartz Engineering, EDesgin Dynamices, West 8, Buro Happold, and HR&A Advisors, Inc.
    • Finalist: Seeding Office, London, UK with Biber Architects, YR&G, Arup, Robert Silman Associates, CODE, and Dipl.-lng
    • Honorable Mention: Mithun, Seattle, WA
    • Honorable Mention: elandscript, Hong Kong
    • Honorable Mention: ijKim Architecture + N.E.E.D. Architecture + Group Han Associates, New York
    • Honorable Mention: LOT-EK + SCAPE, New York
    • Honorable Mention: McGregor Coxall, Sydney, Australia
    • Honorable Mention: FRPO, Madrid, Spain
  • SANAA’s Cultural Tour de Force: The Taichung City Cultural Center Competition
    • Winner: SANAA
    • Second Prize: Jean-loup Baldacci (France)
    • Third Prize: Eisenman Architects (USA)
    • Honorable Mention: MASS Studies / Minsuk Cho (Korea)
    • Honorable Mention: Stucheli Architekten AG / Mathis Tinner (Switzerland)
  • A Library as Ultimate Building Block: The Helsinki Library Competition

    Winner: "Käännös" by ALA (Helsinki)
    Third Place (tie): "Kasi" by VERSTAS Architects (Helsinki)
    Third Place (tie): "Liblab" by Playa Architects (Helsinki)
    Honorable Mention: "Wave" by Huttunen-Lipasti-Pakkanen (Helsinki)
    Honorable Mention: "Diagonal Agora" (Madrid)
    Honorable Mention: "Heartbeat of Helsinki" by Henning Larsen


  • Halftime at the Nobel Center Competition

    Shortlisted Firms:

    • 3XN
    • BIG
    • David Chipperfield Architects
    • Johan Celsing Arkitektkontor
    • Locaton & Vassal Architectes
    • Lundgaard & Tranberg Arkitekter
    • Marcel Meili, Markus Peter Architekten
    • OMA
    • Sanaa
    • Snøhetta
    • Wingardhs Arkitekter
  • Reviving the Icon: Flinders Street Station Design Competition
    • Winner: HASSELL + Herzog & de Meuron (Melbourne and Switzerland)
    • People's Choice Winner: Eduardo Velasquez + Manuel Pineda + Santiago Medina (Colombia via University of Melbourne)
    • Finalist: Ashton Raggatt McDougall (Melbourne)
    • Finalist: John Wardle Architects + Grimshaw (Melbourne and UK)
    • Finalist: NH Architecture (Melbourne)
    • Finalist: Zaha Hadid Architecture & BVN Architecture (UK and Melbourne) 
  • Redesigning Detroit: Replacing a Downtown Flagship
    • First Place: “MINICITY Detroit,” Davide Marchetti and Erin Pellegrino (Rome, Italy)
    • Second Place: “Detroit Entrepreneurial Center (DEC),” Efrain Velez, Juan Nunez, Marko Kanceljak (Kalamazoo, Michigan)
    • Third Place: “Highwave Detroit,” Team Rossetti/Metrogramma; Southfield, Michigan
  • Absolutely Amazing: A High-rise Competition Thrusts a Canadian Suburb into the International Limelight
    • Winning Design: Yansong Ma, MAD Office (China)
    • Finalist: Roland Rom Colthoff, Quadrangle Architects Limited (Canada)
    • Finalist: Michel Rojkind, Rojkind Arquitectos (Mexico)
    • Finalist: Sebastian Messer, Studio MWM (United Kingdom)
    • Finalist: Nicholas Boyarsky, Boyarsky Murphy Architects (United Kingdom)
    • Finalist:Tarek El-Khatib, Zeidler Partnership Architects (Canada)
  • Next Stop: The 2013 Burnham Prize Competition
    • First Place: Hesam T. Rostami and Bahareh Atash (Toronto)
    • Second Place: Goi Artetxe and Elise Katherine Renwick (Chicago)
    • Third Place: Conor O’Shea and Aneesha Dharwadker (Boston)
  • Why Stop
    • Winner: New Bedford Super Pier by Emer O’Daly (Dublin, Ireland)
    • Honorable Mention: AgroLand by David Yang and Amir Shahrokhi of DnA (New York, NY)
    • Honorable Mention: Urban Grafting by Marcus Martinez and Ana Ansari of Alloy Build (Somerville, MA)
    • Honorable Mention: SKY- LAB by Elihu Rubin, Jacob Dugopolski and Chris Aubin, New York, NY
  • Curbside Action at the New Museum: The IDEAS CITY StreetFest Tenting Competition
    • Winning Design: Mirror Mirror by Davidson Rafailidis (Buffalo, NY)
    • Runner-up 01: Street Wear by EFGH - Hayley Eber, Frank Gesualdi & Laura Sansone (New York, NY)
    • Runner-up 02: Common Marquee by MAIO - Maria Charneco, Alfredo Lérida, Guillermo López & Anna Puigjaner (New York, NY)
  • Transforming the Bridge: 2012 Cleveland Design Competition
    • First Place (tied): Archilier Architecture (New York, NY)
    • First Place (tied): Ashley Craig, Edna LedesmaJessica Zarowitz (Austin, Texas)
    • Third Place: #12146 Moxon Architects (London, UK)
  • A Cultural Anchor in Wine Country: The UC Davis Art Museum Competition
    • First Place: SO-IL, design architect; Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, executive; Whiting-Turner contractor.
    • Second Place: Henning Larsen Architects; with Gould Evans as executive; and Oliver and Co. contractors.
    • Third Place: WORKac, design architect; Westlake Reed Leskosky, executive; Kitchell contractor
  • The Next Generation Container Port (NGCP) Challenge
    • Winner: National University of Singapore - Shanghai Maritime University - Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Company Limited
    • Runner Up: Cogent Holdings Limited - AC Consortium Pte Ltd - Engineers Partnership LLP - E S Tang Consultants
    • Runner Up: National Sun Yat-Sen University - Port of Kaohsiung, Taiwan International Ports Co,. LTD - Taiwan International Ports Co,. LTD - LUP International Co., LTD - National Taiwan Ocean University - 3fp Landscape Atelier Pte Ltd - Chi Architects & Associate
    • Runner Up: Nanyang Technological University - APL Co Ltd - Fraunhofer IDM@NTU - Kalmar - VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • In Ramallah, the Focus is on Architecture: The Qattan Foundation Cultural Centre Competition
    • Winning Entry: Donaire Arquitectos (Seville, Spain)
    • Runner-Up: Pesquera Ulargui Arquitectos (Madrid, Spain)
    • Finalist: Francisco Mangado Arquitectos (Pamplona, Spain)
    • Finalist: MRJ Rundell and Associates (London, UK)
  • Commentary on Competitions and the Al Jamea Competition in Particular
  • Designing for a Moslem Learning Experience: Al Jamea in Nairobi Campus Design Competition
    • Winning Entry: FXFowle Architects and Frederic Schwartz Architects (New York), Andropogon Associates (Philadelphia) in association with Burhani DesignBuild (Chicago), and Triad Architects (Nairobi)
    • Runner Up: Rangwala Associates in association with Moule & Polyzoides Architects (Los Angeles, CA)
    • Finalist: Christopher Charles Benninger Architects (Mumbai) in association with MruttuSalmann & Associates (Kenya)
    • Finalist: John McAslan + Partners (London) in association with F S Group Architects (Houston, TX)
  • Kent State University’s College of Architecture and Environmental Design Competition

    Winning Entry: Richard L. Bowen + Associates Inc. of Cleveland in association with Weiss/Manfredi of New York
    Finalist: Bialosky + Partners Architects, with offices in New York and Cleveland, in association with Architecture Research Office of New York
    Finalist: The Collaborative Inc. of Toledo, Ohio, in association with the Miller Hull Partnership of Seattle
    Finalist: Westlake
    Reed Leskosky with offices in Cleveland and four other cities

  • In Memoriam: Grady Clay
  • Uncovering Hidden Possibilities: Lexington’s Town Branch Competition
    • Winning Entry: SCAPE / Landscape Architecture (New York)
    • Finalist: Civitas (Denver, Colorado)
    • Finalist: Coen+Partners (Minnepolis, Minnesota)
    • Finalist: Inside Outside (The Netherlands)
    • Finalist: Julien De Smedt Architects (Copenhagen, Denmark)


  • A Significant Addition to a Public Place: The Cadogan Café Competition, London
    • Winning Entry: NEX
    • Finalists: Architecture 00, Carmody Groarke, Duggan Morris Architects, Pernilla Ohrstedt & Sarah Price Landscapes, and TaylorSnell
  • Urban Design in a Remote Village: The Klaksvik Town Center Competition
    • Winning Entry: Henning Larsen Architects (Copenhagen)
    • Second Place: GROUP 8, Francois De Marignac (Switzerland)
    • Third Place: Ragnar Zachariassen and Søren Yde Jensen of Denmark/Faroe Islands
  • Ideas for Rebuilding East Manhattan’s Edge on the Water
    • First Place: Joseph Wood, New Jersey, USA
    • Second Place: Takuma Ono and Darina Zlateva, New York City, USA
    • Third Place: Matteo Rossetti, Italy

  • A New Icon for Keelung’s Waterfront: Whether Arriving, Departing, or Just Looking
    • First Prize: Neil M. Denari Architects; Fei & Cheng Associates
    • Second Prize: Asymptote Architecture; Artech Architects
    • Third Prize: Mecanoo International B. V.; Archasia Design Group
    • Honorable Mention: Platform for Architecture+ Research; Series et Series; Ricky Liu & Associates
    • Honorable Mention: ACDF Architecture; Charles Hsueh; CECI Engineering Consultants, Inc.
  • Looking for an Iconic Answer: The Oceanside High School Performing Arts Center
    • Winning Entry: Harley Ellis Devereaux Architects
    • Finalist: Baker Nowicki Design Studio
    • Finalist: BCA Architects
    • Finalist: John Sergio Fisher and Associates
    • Finalist: Roesling Nakamura Terada Architects
  • Designing a Museum Addition: No Easy Task in Quebec
    • Winning Entry: OMA/Provencher Roy et Associés, architectes
    • Finalist: Barkow Leibinger Architekten / Imrey Culbert
    • Finalist: Nieto Sobejano & Brière Gilbert + associés, architectes
    • Finalist: Allied Works Architecture / Fichten Soiferman et Associés Architectes
    • Finalist: Groupe Arcop architectes / David Chipperfield architects
  • Low-Tech Solutions for Developing Countries: The Moving School Project in Burma
    • Winning Design: "Burma (re)framed"  by Amadeo Benneta and Daniel LaRossa (Berkeley, California)
    • Winning Student Design: "Happy Feet School" by Ms Gauri Satam, Mr Tejesh Patil. (Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai, India)
  • Low-tech as High Value: De-Materializing Seattle Center
    • Winner: "[In]Closure" by ABF (Paris. France)
    • Finalist: "Seattle Jelly Bean" by PRAUD (Boston, MA)
    • Finalist: "Park" by KoningEizenburg Architecture + ARUP (Los Angeles, CA)
  • A New Babylon: The Singapore Gardens by the Bay
    • Winner (Bay South Gardens): Grant Associates (UK) in collaboration with Atelier One (UK), Land Design Studios (UK), and Wilkinson Eyre Architects (UK)
    • Winner (Bay East Gardens): Gustafson Porter Ltd (UK)
  • Slovenian Architects Dominate the International Ljubljana Library Competition
    • First Place: Bevk Perović Arhitekti d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
    • Second Place: ABiro, Blenkuš – Florijančič d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
    • Third Place: Ravnikar Potokar Arhitekturni Biro d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
    • Honorable Mention: Carlos Meri Cucart, architecte and civil engineer (Madrid, Spain)
  • The New Bauhaus Museum of Weimar
    • Winning Entry: Prof. Heike Hanada with Benedikt Tonon (Berlin, Germany)
    • Finalist: Johann Bierkandt (Landau, Germany)
    • Finalist: Architekten HKR (Klaus Krauss and Rolf Kursawe) - Cologne, Germany
  • Reimagining a Decaying Industrial Site: Nashua Master Plan Design Competition
    • Winner: Carl Pucci & Efrain Carbaca (New York, New York)
    • Finalist: Jennifer Garcia & Kenneth Garcia (Coral Gables, Florida)
    • Finalist: Teja S. Sawant & Somkant R. Thakur (Chicago, Illinois USA)
    • Finalist: Paul Privitera & Charlotte Firestone (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Small Hospitals, Big Ideas: Kaiser Permanente Looks to New Health Care Solutions
    • Winning entry: Aditazz (San Bruno, CA)
    • Winning entry: Mazzetti Nash Lipsey Burch (San Francisco) with Perkins+Will (New York)
    • Finalist: Gresham, Smith and Partners (Jacksonville, FL)
  • A Human Touch in an Age of High Technology: The Nils Bohr Science Park in Copenhagen
    • Winner: Rambøll in collaboration with Rambøll UK, Rambøll SE, Colin Gordon and Associates, Vilhelm Lauritzen Architects, Christensen & Co and GBH Landscape Architects.
    • Finalist: GMP International Architects and Engineers.
    • Finalist: KHR Architects in collaboration with Jens Clementsen Architects, EKJ, Balslev and Cenergia Energy Consult.
    • Finalist: Schmidt, Hammer, Lassen in collaboration with HDR CUH2a, Moe & Brøds-gaard, Jørn Langvad Architects, Nørgaard & Holscher Landscape Architects and Andy Horsewell as associated consultant.
    • Finalist: Alectia in collaboration with Henning Larsen Architects, Schul Landscape Architects and Lohfert & Lohfert
  • Performance Takes Top Priority: Cultural Center Guy-Gagnon in Verdun, Quebec
    • Winning entry: Les Architectes FABG
    • Finalist: Saucier + Perrotte, Architectes
    • Finalist: Dan S. Hanganu, Architectes
    • Finalist: Manon Asselin, Architectes with Jodoin Lamarre Pratte, Architectes
  • Re-Shape History: The Atlanta History Center Competition
    • First place: Pfeiffer Partners Architects, New York, NY
    • Finalist: Vines Architecture / Kenneth Hobgood Architects, Atlanta/Raleigh, NC
    • Finalist: Stanley Beaman & Sears, Atlanta
    • Finalist: MSTSD, Inc. / Kallman McKinnel & Wood , Atlanta/Boston
    • Finalist: patterhndesign, St. Louis, MO
  • A Dramatic Curtain: The Taiwan Tower International Competition
    • First Prize: Sou Fujimoto Architects / Sou Fujimoto (Japan) with Fei & Cheng Associates / Philip T.C. Fei (Taiwan)
    • Second Prize: soma ZT GmbH / Martin Oberascher (Austria) with Ricky Liu & Associates Architects+Planners / Ricky Liu (Taiwan)
    • Third Prize: Dorin Stefan (Romania)l DS Birou de Arhitectura (Romania) with Lai & Associates, Engineers-Architects / Chao Chiun (Taiwan).
    • Honorable Mention-1: Cook Robotham Architectural Bureau Limited / Peter Cook (U.K.) with Tai Architect & Associates / Tai, Yu-Tse (Taiwan) & Buro Happold Ltd. (U.K.)
    • Honorable Mention-2: HMC Group / Raymond Pan ( USA) with HOY Architects & Associates / Charles Hsueh (Taiwan)
  • Bringing Life to the Center: The Aberdeen City Garden Competition
    • Winner: Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R) (New York, NY)
    • Runner-up: Foster + Partners (London, UK)
    • Finalist: Snøhetta (Oslo/New York)
    • Finalist: Gustafson Porter (London, UK)
    • Finalist: Mecanoo Architecten (Delft, The Netherlands)
    • Finalist: West 8 (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
  • Improving Education by Design: The 2011 Cleveland Design Competition
    • Winner: Michael Dickson (Brisbane, Australia)
    • Second Place: Michael Robitz, Sean Franklin, Alexandra VanOrsdale (New York, NY)

    • Third Place (tie): Drozdov & Partners Ltd. (Oleg Drozdov, Anna Kosharnaya, Pavel Zabotin, Andrian Sokolovksy), (Kharkov, Ukraine)

    • Third Place (tie): Feld Architecture (Paris, France)
  • Seeking New Paradigms in Landscape Architecture: The Taichung Gateway Park Competition
    • First Prize: “Atmospheres of Well-Being" by Catherine Mosbach, Philippe Rahm, Ricky Lui & Associates
    • Second Prize: "Aqua Cultures" by Stoss, Inc. (USA), Shu Chang Associates Architects (R.O.C.)
    • Third Prize: West 8 Urban Design and Landscape Architecture (Netherlands), Old Farmer Landscape Architecture Co. (R.O.C.)
    • Honorable Mention: Martino Tattara (Belgium), Pier Vittorio Aureli, Branzi Architetto, Favero & Milan Engineering, Tai Architects and Associates (R.O.C.)
  • Museum as Sustainability Model: The Taipei City Museum of Art
    • First Place: Peter Boronski / Jean-Loup Baldacci, New Zealand/France
    • Second Place: Kengo Kuma / Kengo Kuma & Associates, Japan
    • Third Place: Federico Soriano Pelaez, Spain
    • Honorable Mention: James Law Cybertecture International Holding Limit (Hong Kong)
    • Honorable Mention: Sung Goo Yang with Oscar Kang (USA)
    • Honorable Mention: Ian Yan-Wen Shao with JR-Gang Chi, Ar-Ch Studio (R.O.C.)
    • Honorable Mention: Jafar Bazzaz (Iran)
    • Honorable Mention: Ysutaka Oonari Masamichi Kawakami, 101 Design (Japan)
  • Focusing on the Center: Fargo’s Urban-infill Design Competition
    • First Place (shared): "Fargo 365" by David Witham, Doug Meehan, Anna Ishii and Hannah Mattheus-Kairy (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
    • First Place (shared):  "Ebb and Flow" by Nakjune Seong and Sarah Kuen (South Lake, Texas)
    • Second Place: “Vertical Plain” by Helenske Design Group (Fargo, ND)
  • The Gowanus Lowline Ideas Competition
    • First Place: "Gowanus Lowlands" by Tyler Caine, Luke Carnahan, Ryan Doyle, Brandon Specter (New York)
    • Second Place: "[f]lowline" by Aptum/Landscape Intelligence (Switzerland)
  • Anticipating a Second Stage: The New Taipei City Museum of Art Design Competition
    • Finalist: Peter Boronski / Jean-Loup Baldacci, New Zealand/France
    • Finalist: Kengo Kuma / Kengo Kuma & Associates, Japan
    • Finalist: Federico Soriano Pelaez, Spain
    • Honorable Mention: James Law Cybertecture International Holding Limit (Hong Kong)
    • Honorable Mention: Sung Goo Yang with Oscar Kang (USA)
    • Honorable Mention: Ian Yan-Wen Shao with JR-Gang Chi, Ar-Ch Studio (R.O.C.)
    • Honorable Mention: Jafar Bazzaz (Iran)
    • Honorable Mention: Ysutaka Oonari Masamichi Kawakami, 101 Design (Japan)
  • Bucolic Site as Museum Context: The Serlachius Museum Competition in Finland
    • First Place: "Parallels," MX_SI Architectural Studio (Barcelona)
    • Second Place: "Thyra," Mikko Heikkinen and Markku Komonen (Helsinki)
    • Third Place: "Ruth S," Riku and Katri Rönka (Helsinki)
  • A Community Icon Revisited: The Indianapolis Monument Circle Competition
    • First Place: "From Inertia to Inner-circle" by Jean-Baptiste Cueille / Francois David (Paris, France)
    • Second Prize: "Centering Indianapolis" by Tom Gallagher, Ben Ross and Brian Staresnick, Ratio Architects (Indianapolis)
    • Third Prize: Nexus: "Indianapolis" by Studio Three Architects - Brian Hollars, Lohren Deeg and Kerry LaPrees (Muncie, Indiana)
    • People's Choice: Greg Meckstroth (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Expansion as an Art: Daytona Museum of Arts and Sciences
    • First Place: VOA , Orlando (Florida office)
    • Second Place: Architects Design Group (Winter Park, Florida)
    • Third Place: HOK (Tampa, Florida office)
  • Sauerbruch Hutton Out, Marshall In: Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
  • MCA, Sydney
  • A New Live/Workplace as Tourist Destination: Fez, Morocco Infill Competition by Stanley Collyer
    • First Prize: Mossessian & partners (London,UK) with Yassir Khalil Studio (Casablanca, Morocco)
    • Second prize: Ferretti-Marcelloni (Rome, Italy) with Bahia Nouh (Fez, Morocco)
    • Third prize: Moxon Architects, (London, UK) with Aime Kakon (Casablanca, Morocco)
  • Innovative Design Finds Anchorage in Boston: The Barge 2011 Design Competition by Dan Madryga
    • First Place: “Lighter Than Air” by Rachely Rotem and Phu Hoang (New York)
    • Finalist:“Found Floating” by Anthony Di Mari 
    • Finalist: “Flow it!  Fold it!” by Soohyun Jin and Talya Sandank (South Korea)
    • Finalist: “Capullo!” by Jason Ejzenbart and Kara Burman (University of Manitoba, Winnipeg)
    • Finalist:  “Quipus — Talking Strings” by Jason Ross (University of Tampa)
    • Finalist: “Grow Boston” by Blake Thomas and Peter Broeder (University of Kansas)
  • Creating Spaces: A Multi-Layered Approach to a Complex Program The Kaohsiung Maritime Cultural & Music Center, Taiwan by Stanley Collyer
    • First Prize: Manuel Alvarez Monteserín Lahoz (Spain) with Javier Simó de Pedro - Spain/Andrés Infantes Corrales – Spain/Antonio Jesús Corona Bosch (Spain) and HOY Architects & Associates/ Mark Ongg (Taiwan)
    • Second Prize: Akihisa Hirata (Japan) with Ricky Liu & Associates Architects+Planners
    • Third Prize: Studio Gang Architects, Ltd., (Chicago, USA) with J.J. Pan and Partners (Taiwan)
    • Honorable Mention I: Yves Bachmann with Toshihiro Kubota, Switzerland and Charles C. Yen, Architect (Taiwan)
    • Honorable Mention II: Mack Scogin (Atlanta, USA) with Fei & Cheng Associates (Taiwan)
  • Seaplane Terminal Competition: A Catalyst for Watson Island Waterfront

    First Place: “Miami Glades” by CA Landscape, Trevor Curtis + Sylvia Kim (Seoul South Korea)
    Second Place: “Amphibian” by Stantec, Vicky Chan, Alex Zulas, Liange Otero Colon (New York City)
    Third Place: “The Miami Loop” by
    Gerd Wetzel + Martin Plock (Basel, Switzerland)

  • Griffintown Interrupted: An unsolicited competition brings global participants and local stakeholders to the table over a district in limbo
  • Steel and Spirituality Revisited: ACSA’s 10th Annual Steel Design Student Competition

    First Prize: Will Allport, Nick Barrett, and Jason Butz (Clemson University)
    First Prize: Daniel Cesarz (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
    Second Prize: Cody James Glen, Salvador Cabezon, and Maria A. Sanchez Casella (Woodbury University and the University of Buenos Aires)
    Third Prize: Dion Dekker (California Polytechnic State University)

  • Embarcation as the Ultimate Experience: The Kaohsiung Port and Cruise Terminal Competition

    First Prize: Fei & Cheng Associates/Philip T.C. Fei (Taiwan) with Reiser+Umemoto RUR Architecture PC (New York, NY)
    Second Prize: Asymptote Architecture (
    New York, NY) with Artech Architects/Kris Yao (Taiwan)
    Third Prize: Ricky Liu & Associates Architects+Planners (Taiwan) with Takenaka Corporation/Masahiro Morita (Japan)

    Honorable Mention-1: JET Architecture Inc./Edward Kim (Canada) with CXT Architects Inc./Dan Teh (Canada) and Archasia Design Group/Sao-You (Taiwan)
    Honorable Mention-2: HMC Group Inc. / Raymond Pan (Los Angeles, CA) with HOY Architects & Associates/Charles Hsueh (Taiwan)

  • St. Francis High School Louisville, KY
  • Wheeling Millennium Plaza Competition
  • Salt Lake City Library Competition
  • San Francisco State University Gateway Competition
  • United Nations World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) – Geneva, Switzerland
  • Denver Civic Center Competition
  • Central California History Museum
  • New Mexico School of Architecture Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • La Grande bibliotheque du Quebec
  • Martin Luther King Memorial Competition – Washington, D.C.