Riyadh New Embassy Compound

Sponsor: U.S. Department of State Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Type: RfQ, Shortlist Eligibility: U.S.-based architecture firms Fee: none Language: English Timetable: 27 May 2021 – Deadline for expressions of interest (EOI) Product service: Construction of office buildings Description THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE (DOS), Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) is requesting submissions to pre-qualify

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National Library of Korea Data Preservation Center Competition



Sponsor: Korean National Library Type: International, open Eligibility: Licensed architects/engineers, etc.

International firms are required to merge with Korean partner firm. Fee: None Languages: Korean and English Timetable: 21 May 2021 – Registration deadline 10-14 May 2021 –Inquiry Submission Period 25 May 2021 – Response to Inquiries 27 June 2021 – Submission

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EFL Design Challenge 2021: Affordable Community Design in Smart City Kalasatama

Sponsor: The European Federation for Living (EFL) Location: Helsinki, Finland Type: Student, international Languages: English and Finnish Eligibility: Students and start-up professionals (leader must be a student) There is no age limit to participation, as long as a minimum of 2 team members are actively students at the time of the competition. Fee: none Timetable:

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Seoul Workers’ Welfare Center and Happy Housing Complex Project International Design Competition

Competition organizer: Seoul Housing and Urban Corporation Neighborhood Regeneration Division Type: open, international, one-stage Fee: none Eligibility: Design professionals Languages: Korean and English Timetable: 8 May 2021 – Registration Deadline 21 May 2021 – Q&A Deadline 21 July 2021 – Submission Deadline Jury: 8 Korean design professionals, some with international experience. (see competition website) Design

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Florenc 21 – Urban Design Competition


Sponsors: The Competition is organized as a cooperation of the City of Prague and Prague Institute of Planning and Development, Masaryk Station Development a joint venture of Penta Real Estate and Czech Railways and ČSAD Praha Holding, a private operator of Prague’s central couch terminal. Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Type: International, open, RfQ, invited

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Cold War Veterans Memorial


Sponsor: Cold War Veterans Memorial Commission

Type: International, open, 2-stage Eligibility: Design professionals and students Location: Village of Somers, near Kenosha, Wisconsin

Competition Manager; Donald Stastny, FAIA

Language: English Fees: USD100.00

Timetable: 15 June 2021 – 1st stage Submissions deadline 5 October 2021 – 2nd stage submissions deadline Honoraria: Those individuals and teams chosen

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Canning Dock Competition


Sponsor: National Museums Liverpool (U.K.)

Type: International, RfQ, invited Competition Manager: Colander Associates

Location: The National Museums Liverpool (NML) comprises eight museums and galleries and has one of the largest collections in the UK. Several of the venues, including International Slavery Museum and Maritime Museum and the Museum of Liverpool are located on the

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WWF Observation Cabins

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Sponsor: World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Facilitator: Young Architects Competitions Location:

Orbetello in Tuscany, Italy Awards: 1st Prize – €8,000 2nd Prize – €4,000 3rd Prize – €2,000 Gold Mentions (2) – €500 Timetable/fees: 11 April 2021 – End of early bird registration (€65) 9 May 2021 – End

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From Anthropology to Architecture: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Competition


Image: ©KPMB Architects


Not to be outdone by other Canadian provincial capitals, Halifax has chosen to make its own ambitious museum statement on the city’s waterfront. New museums in Vancouver, BC, Calgary and Fredericton, New Brunswick, the latter two by KPMB Architects, are either in development or already under construction. Saskatoon’s Remai

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Shenzhen Longgang Pingdi Community Culture and Sports Center Design Competition


Sponsor: City of Shenzhen Type: International, RfQ, two-stage Eligibility: International consortiums must include a Chinese co-designer on their team Languages: English and Chinese Fee: none Process: Sponsor will identify seven (7) teams from the RfQ process. After the design competition phase, three of the teams will be shortlisted for final presentations. Compensation:


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