Ottawa Parliamentary Precinct Renewal Competition Presentations

 

On Monday, April 10 from 10am to 1pm (EDT) you can view the presentations of six firms shortlisted as finalists for the above competition. From this list, you may see that it should be interesting, especially for students that endeavor to be in a similar situation someday. The presentations will all be in

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More than a Promenade: Atlantic Beach (NC) Boardwalk Design Competition

 

Boardwalk photo: Courtesy Atlantic Beach

 

Boardwalks, especially on oceanfront locations, have a pretty universal look. But how they fit into their local context is another matter. Topography, real estate and commerce all play a role in their function, and to some extent, design. In the case of Miami Beach, it’s primarily a

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Nyugati Railway Station Winner Announced

Image: ©Grimshaw Architects (above) Present aerial view of station (below)

 

 

 

Budapest’s Nuugati Railway Terminal has reached its capacity, expecially when based on the future needs of the station. To date, the common practice of backing trains out after unloading to turn them around was time-consuming, and, as a result, had

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Vltava Philharmonic Hall Shortlist Announced

 

Based on portfolio submissions, the fifteen teams selected are: • ALA + OV-A • MVRDV • OFFICE KGDVS + Christ & Gantenbein • Mecanoo + CHYBIK+KRISTOF • Barozzi Veiga + Atelier M1 • Sou Fujimoto Architects • Cobe + Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects • ŠÉPKA ARCHITEKTI + MANGADO Y ASOCIADOS • Foster + Partners

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LSE announces shortlist for Lincolns’ Inn Fields design competition

 

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) has announced the shortlist for an international competition to design its first net zero carbon building at 35 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, in collaboration with the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).

 

Expressions of interest were sought for the creation of a new academic building

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Winner Announced for New Preston Mosque Competition

LUCA POIAN FORMS Image courtesy RIBA

 

Facilitator: RIBA Location: Preston, U.K. Type: International, open The competition attracted over 200 entries from 40 different countries. Five finalists were chosen to participate in a second phase: Winner • LUCA POIAN FORMS, London, UK Finalists

BLANKPAGE Architects, Lebanon Borough Architects + buchhandler-nelli + elca, Cambridge, UK

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Kaizhou New City International Young Designer Competition Results

 

Sponsor: Kaizhou New City Management Committee of Deyang City Organizer: Deyang Kaizhou Investment Development Co., Ltd.; CBC(China Building Centre) Academic Support:International Urban and Rural Innovation & Development Research Center Media Support: Urban Environment Design (UED) Magazine Winners: 1st Prize “Spring Tops” Sports Park Wave Architects – Wei Ruoyu and Yu Haochen New York, NY

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RE-Imagining Britain’s Railway Stations Shortlist Announced

 

Organizers: RIBA and British Network Rail Type: International, open, two-stage

Number of entries: 200+ Entrants to the competition were asked to reimagine small to medium-sized stations, which make up 80% of all those on Britain’s railway. More than 200 submissions were received, from designers based in 34 different countries. Five will go through to

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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

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