20th Berkeley Prize Results


Sponsor: University of California, Berkeley Type: International, Essay – Travel and Fellowship competitions Number of entries: 79 Topic: How do Civic Buildings Create Community? Awards: • For the eight Finalists, there is the “best of the best” First, Second and Third Prizes, and five Honorable Mentions totaling 35,000USD. • In addition, and in lieu

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Kaizhou New City Competition


Sponsor: Kaizhou New City Management Committee of Deyang City Type: International, ideas, one-stage Location: Kaizhou New City, located east of Deyang City, Sichuan Province, covers two towns, Jisqing and Xinglong, with an administrative area of 200 sq. kilometers. The New City is 64 kilometers from the urban area of Chengdu and located within the

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Sponsor: The Département of the Alpes-Maritimes, France

Type: Open, international

Eligibility: To professionals: – Landscape architects, landscapers, landscaping companies and landscape gardeners; – Architects, designers, artists, developers, scenographers, decorators. To students involved in the final year of the Landscape Architecture School. Languages: French and English Timetable: 10 July 2020 – Documents submission

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Sudbury 2050: Urban Design Competition

Create a 2020 Vision for Sudbury’s Urban Core in 2050

Sponsor: McEwen School of Architecture (MSoA) in collaboration with the community

Type: International, open, ideas

Fee: none

Language: English

Location: Sudbury, Ontario

Eligibility: (1) Design professionals and (2) students registered in a full-time program

Timetable: 28 August 2020

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Urban Confluence Design Competition


Submission extended to 1 July 2020 because of the COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.urbanconfluencesiliconvalley.org

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William Menking (1947-2020)

Photo courtesy Architects Newspaper


The passing of Bill Menking represents the loss of one of our most important voices in the architecture world of publishing and criticism. Bill was interested in all facets of design, and regarded design competitions as an instrument to push the design envelope. My initial encounter with Bill occurred

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Shenzhen Natural History Museum: Schematic Design and Design Development


Sponsor: Shenzhen Natural History Museum, Shenzhen, China Competition organizer: Engineering Design Management Center of Bureau of Public Works of Shenzhen Municipality Type: International, tender process (There are the Invitation Stage, Open Call and Pre-qualification Stage, Design Competition Stage and Final Evaluation Stage.) Fee: none Languages: English and Chinese Timetable: 22 April 2020 – Questions

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Campus of the Religions


Sponsor: Archdiocese of Vienna Competition organizer: ARGEWO, Vienna

Type: EU, open, registered architects Fee: none Language: German Process: Open anonymous process for ideas and realization To register, please go to the organizer’s website below Timetable: 4/17/2020 – Competition registration begins 6/22/2020 – Submission deadline

Awards: Total awards – €137,000 Design challenge: A campus intended

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Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts Renovation


Sponsor: Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts

Type: International, open, RfQ, tender process Fee: none Languages: English, Chinese Process: International firms must collaborate with a local Taiwan firm For details of this project, please download the tender document from the “Government E-Procurement System”.

Timetable: 10 May 2020 – Submission of qualification documents

Challenge: Kaohsiung Museum

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