Architecture Building/Cracow University of Technology


Sponsor: Cracow University of Technology and CUT Faculty of Architecture Type: open, Student, Ideas Eligibility: Available to BArch and MArch students in the EU, U.K. and Switzerland Fee: none Languages: Polish, English Timetable: 15 December 2023 – Registration deadline 22 January 2024 – Submission deadline 30 January 2024 – Announcement of results Awards: A

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Alster Swimming Pool Restoration, Hamburg


Alster Swimming Pool after restoration (2023)


Linking Two Competitions with Three Modernist Projects


Hardly a week goes by without the news of another architectural icon being threatened with demolition. A modernist swimming pool in Hamburg, Germany belonged in this category, even though the concrete shell roof had been placed

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Public Presentation — Design Competition for Seripul Storage Museum 


In this invited competition, the following shortlisted firms will participate in a public presentation of their designs on December 1, 2023; Venue: DDP Art Hall 2

Participating Architects (Listed alphabetically):


• Hyunjoon Yoo (Yoo Hyunjoon Architects)

• Im Jaeyong (OCA Architects) • Minseok Cho (Mass Study Architects) • Jacques Herzog(Herzog

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Saint Gobain architecture student competition/Helsinki


Sponsor: Saint-Gobain Isover Type: International, open 2024 site location: Helsinki Eligibility: Architecture/engineering students in years 1-6 (Participants represent the university and the country where they are studying at the time of the competition) Fee: none Language: English Timetable: 29 March 2024 – Registration deadline 26 April 2024 – submission

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International Competition for a conceptual architectural design of a primary school in City Kvart in Podgorica


Winning entry ©Mirko Popović, Žaklina Nježić, Zoltán Schrammel


Americans became quite aware of the Montenegrin educational system during their 2016 presidential election. It was then that students interviewed by western reporters revealed to the press the nature of their their lucrative, part-time, after school jobs—creating social bots to influence the outcome

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Tallinn High-rise Building Competition

Aerial view of Tallinn with designated competition site


Sponsor: Real estate developer Elon OÜ, Tallinn, Estonia Type: International, invited, two-stage (second stage is competition) Location: Tallinn, Estonia Language: English Timetable Submission: November 13, 2023 Registration: November 13, 2023 Participants (4-6) selected: November 27, 2023

Process: The portfolio will

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Berlin’s Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church Competition


A Church Ruin as Reconciliation Memorial


View of winning design from south ©Heninghan Peng Architects



For those tourists visiting Berlin today, the sudden approach to the ruins of a 1895 church building located on the city’s downtown Breitscheidplatz would certainly arouse their curiosity. One of the few remaining

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Berkeley Prize Announcement

BERKELEY PRIZE 1998 – 2023

Celebrating 25 years of the international Berkeley Undergraduate Prize for Architectural Design Excellence Mourning our Founder, Chair and Benefactor, Raymond Lifchez

The Berkeley Prize has been “suspended” for the 2023-24 academic year. This is a pause to determine the future of the Prize and an acknowledgement of the huge gap

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New Plan for Railway Depot Area in Trnava, Slovakia


Sponsor/Contracting Authority: Municipality of Trnava, Slovakia Type: Open, one-stage Services: Architecture, landscape architecture, planning Eligibility: EU./EWR Fees: none Languages: Czech, Slovak, English (all documentation) Timetable: 28 November 2023 – Deadline for submission of proposals or requests to participate Awards: 1st place – €24 000 2nd place – €18 000 3rd place – €12 000

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Düsseldorf “New Heart” Tower Competition


Architecture as a Unifying Concept


1st Place – UNStudio Image: ©Aerial image: ©die developer Projektentwicklung GmbH



As attractive as some of our most famous towers might appear, they do have a serious downside according to some observers: ‘they suck the life out of the street.’ This has not gone unnoticed,

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