Discovery Partners Institute Shortlist (update)

Client: University of Illinois

Location: Chicago

Number of applications: 36

Participating shortlisted teams (3):

• Foster + Partners with Epstein

• Jacobs Consultants, Inc., with OMA*AMO Architecture, P.C.

• Studio Gang Architects

PENANG BAY 
International Ideas Competition

Sponsor: George Town Conservation and Development Corporation

Locationk: Penang Bay, Penang, Malaysia

Type: Open, International, Ideas

Process: A committee of four people including architects, landscape architects and urban planners will be nominated by GTCDC to verify the entries’ compliance with the competition regulations and requirements in order to eliminate non-compliant submissions prior

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Urban Confluence: Silicon Valley Light Tower Competition Shortlist (3)

 

An announcement of the three finalists from the 953 submissions to the competition will be free to an online audience.

Date: 18 September 2020 (7pm PDT)

To register: https://www.urbanconfluencesiliconvalley.org

Urban Adaptation Architects’ Competition:
Flexibility with modular wood Construction

 

Competition organizers: Metsä Group, Aalto University and the Ministry of the Environment of Finland

Type: open, international, anonymous

Location: Finland Languages: English Eligibility: Architects, planners, Students, etc.

Timetable: 31 December 2020 – Submission deadline Awards:

1st Prize – €15,000

2nd Prize – €5,000

Jury:

Andrew Scott, Professor

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Another Competition for Moscow’s Expanding Subway Network

 

Image © Zaha Hadid Architects

 

Even under Stalin, Moscow subway stations represented the crown jewels of the city’s projects when it came to design. In more recent years, the emphasis placed on modern design in the city’s expanding metro rail network has resulted in some major new projects, and this year’s competitions

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

1st place entry by Dominique Perrault Architecture (image © ©Dominique Perrault Architect/Adagp

 

 

China’s planning priorities for their urban areas experienced a sharp turn after the post-Mao reforms took place. During the early post-WWII period, when Soviet influence in the early urbanization of China dominated, industrial development took precedence over all other

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Architecture and Urbanism Beyond COVID 19 Open Call for Collaborative Research & Proposal

 

Organizers: Korean Institute of Architects Type: International, open, ideas Languages: Korean and English Fees: None Timetable: 30 September 2020 – Key Concepts Submissions 13 October 2020 – Research and Proposals (5 teams) 30 November 2020 – Final submissions Awards: total available 50M KRW($42,000) Process: This Open Call is operated in process-type. In the time

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Discovery Partners Institute Shortlist (update)

Client: University of Illinois Location: Chicago Number of applications: 36 Participating shortlisted teams (3): • Foster + Partners with Epstein • Jacobs Consultants, Inc., with OMA*AMO Architecture, P.C. • Studio Gang Architects

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Tourism Centre, Versailles

 

Sponsor: Ville de Versailles

Type: EU, invited Location: place Lyautey à Versailles, France

Process: EOI, shortlist with four (4) finalists

Language: French

Timetable: 18 September 2020 – Deadline for applications Project: Versailles tourism administration centre

Contact: marches.publics@versailles.fr

Assisted Living Housing, Montpellier

 

Sponsor: FDI Habitat

Type: EU, invited Location: Montpelier, France

Process: EOI, shortlist with three (3) finalists

Language: French

Timetable: 1 September 2020 – Deadline for applications Project: 56 assisted living housing units

For more information: fdi-habitat.achatpublic.com