Tree House Module


Sponsor: Young Architects Competition Type: Open, international Eligibility: architects, designers, students, graduates, postgraduates, professionals Timeline: 21 June 2020 – Registration Deadline 24 June 2020 – Submission Deadline Awards: 15.000 € + Realization

Jury: • Patrick Lüth (Snøhetta), • Giulio Rigoni (BIG), • Espen Surnevik, • Peter Pichler, • Matthew Johnson (DS+R), • Tue Hesselberg

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Architecture at Zero Deadline Extension

In light of current circumstances the registration and submission deadlines for this year’s competition are being extended.

The new Deadline is Wednesday, May 20th at 6:00pm pacific.

The 2020 Architecture at Zero competition challenge is to create a zero net energy library for the San Benito County Free Library in Hollister, CA. Full details

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Michael Sorkin (1948-2020)



Back in 2014 I discovered that Michael Sorkin had been a recent juror on the Surfer’s Paradise Precinct design competition panel in Australia. Having been familiar with Michael’s articles and other writings, I was hoping he would be available for an interview—the exuberant design by ARM Architecture that won certainly had pushed

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Connector as Solution

National Railway Museum Central Hall (U.K.)


Winning entry by Feilden Fowles (image © Fielden Fowles)

If one were to search for a railway museum in the U.K., London would seem to be an obvious choice. But, as it happens, its location is in the northeastern city of York, far from

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United States Consulate , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Client: THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE (DOS), Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO)

Type: open, national, RfQ

Timetable: 9 April 2020 – Submission of pre-qualification documents

Continuing a legacy of outstanding diplomatic architecture, OBO seeks to commission our nation’s top constructors to create facilities of outstanding quality and value.

1. Project

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UIA-HYP CUP: City Puzzle & Puzzle City


Sponsor: UED Magazine Type: International student competition Timetable: 30 August 2020 – Registration deadline 20 September 2020 – Submission deadline Jury: • Wolf D. Prix, COOP Himmelb(l)au (Jury Chair) • Cui Kai, UIA Representative, Chinese Academy of Engineering • Kong Yuhang, School of Architecture, Tainjin University Awards: 1st Prize (1) – 100,000 RMB (approx.

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Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge (Extension)


The Van Alen Institute has announced a two week extension to Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge. The new deadline for submissions is Sunday, April 19 by 11:59 pm ET and finalists will receive $3,000 (Young Adults category) and $13,000 (Professionals category). There is no requirement to work together in person at this stage, and we strongly

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Architecture at Zero Competition (Update)


Since site inspections have been cancelled, some of the following are in place:


We have added some additional files to the site-resources page.



If you have already signed up, please email the following to:

A draft building or site plan, your energy analysis and

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The Home of 2030 design competition


Professional Adviser: RIBA

Location: U.K. Type: International, Open, two-stage Process: First stage open with shortlisting for second stage finalists

Eligibility: The Home of 2030 Design Competition aims to attract the best and brightest talents of the housing industry to design the homes of the future. Competitors are invited to come forward with ideas for

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Innsbruck Airport Terminal Competition


Sponsor: Innsbruck Airport

Location: Innsbruck, Austria Type: International, Open, two-stage Process: First stage open with shortlisting for second stage finalists

Eligibility: Restricted to Architects, Engineers, etc. residing in the EU (Non-EU members must collaborate with a registered EU architect) Fee: None Budget: ND Language: German


14 May 2020 – Stage I Design submissions

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