Parliamentary Precinct Redevelopment, Ottawa

Sponsor: Government of Canada through PSPC Administration: Phase eins, RAIC Type: RfQ, invited, international Languages: English and French Process: The procedure will maintain the competitors’ anonymity. The names of the competitors qualified to participate in the competition will not be communicated to the jury. Oversight PSPC has engaged the RAIC to oversee the overall competition

Read more…

An Ultimate Destination for Naturalists


Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Competition


Aerial view ©Snøhetta


Until now, the establishment of presidential libraries at the conclusion of their terms has followed the founding of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Library after World War II. The first exception to this was the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, established in 1962.* Now a

Read more…

New Urban Plan for Closing of German Airbase in Erding, Germany


Type: RfQ, restricted Language: German Eligibility: Architects, landscape architects, planners (EU) Fees: None

Timetable: 26 January 2021 – Deadline for submission of documents Awards – €250,000 total

(Each participant in the competition phase will receive €5,000 for their submission.)

Number of participants (15) The five preselected participants are: • Bauchplan Landschaftsarchitekten und Stadtplaner

Read more…

Haifa Award: Phoenix Prize:
Reconstruction of Beirut Port


Sponsor: Haifa Award Language: English Eligibility: International, for professional architects who hold an accredited architectural degree in their country – no geographic restrictions Fees and Timetable: 30 December 2020 – Early bird registration deadline (€120) 7 January 2021 – Q&A deadline 20 February 2021 – Late registration (€150) 10 April 2021 – Deadline for

Read more…

Harvard GSD Wheelwright Prize


Sponsor: Harvard Graduate School of Design Language: English

Fees: none Eligibility: Early career architects – no geographic restrictions Applicants must have received their degree from an accredited institution in the last 15 years.

Timetable: 31 January 2021 – Deadline for submissions Award:

$100,000 Two-year Traveling fellowship The winning architect is expected to dedicate roughly

Read more…

San Jose’s Search for an Urban Icon


The Urban Confluence Silicon Valley Competition


Image ©SMAR Architecture


After several stops and starts, a decision to name the winner of the Urban Confluence Design Competition appears to be nearing its conclusion. In 2017, three founders of a local non-profit established The San Jose Light Tower Corporation (SJLTC). The founders

Read more…

New and Re-Design of the University of Klagenfurt Campus


Sponsor: Graz Regional University Area Contracts Facilitator: BIG

Type of Competition: RfQ, limited Eligibility: EWG qualified firms Language: German Numbers of firms to be shortlisted: 20 Timetable: 8 February 2021 – Application deadline Awards: yes Jury: • Rektor Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Oliver VITOUCH • Vizerektor Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Reinhard STAUBER • Architekt Mag.-arch.

Read more…

Leisure Harbor, Loano, Italy


Sponsor: BT Group ( Facilitator: YAC

Type of Competition: Ideas, international Eligibility: Architects, Students, etc. Location: Loano, Italy Languages: English, Italian

Timetable: 11 January 2021 – Deadline for receipt of applications for participation 23 December 2020 – Deadline for Early Bird registration (60€) 16 February 2021 – Submissions deadline Awards – €20,000 total Jury:

Read more…

New Performance Hall in La Garde, France


Type of Competition: RfQ, limited Number of participants: 4 Eligibility: EWG Location: La Garde, France Language: French

Timetable: 11 January 2021 – Deadline for receipt of applications for participation Scope: architecture, engineering, planning -Creation of a new performance hall for 350 spectators -Renovation of the Gérard Philipe complex The contract documents are available free

Read more…

New School, Smart School: Sejong National Model City Middle and High School Design Ideas Competition


Type of Competition: Ideas, international Sponsor: Korea Education and Research Service Eligibility: Young architects, students Location: Sejong, Korea Languages: English, Korean

Timetable: 29 January 2021 – End of Q&A period on website 15-19 February 2021 – Submission Deadline Awards: 1st Place – 8M KRW (USD 7,200) 2nd Places (2) – 3M KRW (USD 2,700)

Read more…