BESA Museum, Tirana

Sponsor: City of Tirana, Albania, Ministry of Culture Theme: BESA (see link below) Type: International, open, RfQ Up to five finalists will be determined from the shortlisting process Languages: English, Albanian Fee: none Timetable: 6 March 2023 – Deadline for submissions of qualifications (RfQ) 28 April 2023 – Design submission deadline Compensation: €40,000 for each

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Reimagining the Dallas Museum of Art


Revitalizing and Expanding An Art Museum

Image: courtesy Dallas Museum of Art


Sponsor: Dallas Museum of Art Competition manager: Malcolm Reading Consultants Type: International, open, RfQ, two-stage Fee: none Language: English Eligibility: US, International, emerging and established firms invited to participate No design required at the first stage – architect-led multidisciplinary

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A Korean Heritage Site Sets the Tone


Chungji National Heritage Museum Competition




For those unfamiliar with Korean Heritage and its symbols, the choice of the jury for a new complex to house artifacts, now located at various scattered sites, would seem to beg more information, especially when one views the designs of the non-selected finalists—all quite modern.

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International Competition for Conceptual Design of Landmark Buildings of Quzhou, China

Sponsor: The People‘s Government of Quzhou Municipality

Organizer: Administration Committee of Quzhou Smart New City

Co-organizer: Shenzhen Position Spatial Culture Development Co., Ltd.

Type: Open, International Eligibility: professionals and students

Fee: None Language: English Timetable: 22 February 2023 – Email registration deadline

About the Competition

International Competition for Conceptual Design of Landmark Buildings of

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International design competition for the development of a Private Island in The Bahamas Winner Announced


James Hamilton Architects, based in the Caribbean islands of Turks & Caicos Islands, was selected as the overall winner of the competition for the private island in the Bahamas.

The client sought to create a highly sustainable destination to attract diverse groups of travelers, the yachting community and residents, whilst preserving

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Stadio del Nuoto – Taranto 2026

Taranto Swimming Stadium

Sponsor: City of Taranto, Italy Type: International, one-stage, anonymous Fee: none Languages: Italian (preferred), English

Timetable: 1 March 2023 – Submission deadline

Design Challenge: This Competition is aimed at the acquisition of a project, with a level of depth equal to that of a “Technical and Economic Feasibility Project,” for the ex

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Bringing Design and Construction in Closer Proximity


University of Florida’s College of Design Construction

and Planning’s New Addition


Development phase image courtesy ©Brooks + Scarpa


If architects have had one complaint concerning the planning and realization of a project, it has been with planners and especially construction managers, both of whom often display a lack of

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Elementary School in Czernica, Poland


Sponsor: Municipality of Czernica Type: Invited, RfQ Eligibility: EU/EWR Fee: none Language: Polish Timetable: 10 February 2023 – Deadline for submission of qualifications Awards: 1st Prize – 60 000,00 zł (USD 14,000) 2nd Prize – 40 000,00 zł 3rd Prize – 20 000,00 zł Design Challenge: Development of an architectural concept for the School

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White Hart Street, Mansfield Housing Plan

Facilitator: RIBA Type: open, invited (RfQ) Eligibility: Professional design teams Fees: none Language: English Timetable: 15 February 2023 – Deadline for applications

DESIGN COMPETITION VISION AND REQUIREMENTS The vision for the redevelopment of the White Hart Street site is to create an exemplary residential scheme that respects the heritage of Mansfield, in particular the

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Primary School in Senegal


Sponsor: Kaira Looro Competition Type: International, open, ideas Eligibility: Participants must be between ages of 18-25 (Lead architects who can communicate with client must be 35 years of age or less)

Fees and timetable: – Early registration €60/team (ends 28/02/2023) – Normal registration €90/team (ends 9/04/2023) – Late registration €120/team (ends 15/05/2023) 11 June

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