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Snøhetta and SANAA tie for New National Gallery and Ludwig Museum for Budapest

Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
After a not-so-ideal turnout in its first run in 2014, The Museum of Fine Arts Budapest and the Városliget Zrt's Liget Budapest Design Competition 2.0 is a stark contrast! A few months after the architects for three of the development's buildings were announced, Snøhetta and SANAA tied…

Cast your vote for the 2015 AZ Awards People’s Choice!

Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The annual AZ Awards from leading Canadian contemporary design magazine AZURE is already underway. So far, the jury picked 66 finalists from a hefty pool of 720 entries in 16 categories and 43 countries. The winners will then be announced during a gala event at Toronto's…

Chicago Architecture Biennial announces 60+ participants

Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Details of the anticipated Chicago Architecture Biennial continue to emerge. Today, a roster of 63 participating architecture studios and artists representing more than 30 countries was announced. Biennial co-Artistic Directors Joseph Grima and Sarah Herda selected the participants alongside a notable advisory committee that includes David Adjaye,…

KPMB Architects + West 8 + Greenberg to design Waterfront Toronto ferry terminal + park

Posted: Monday, April 13, 2015
The KPMB Architects + West 8 + Greenberg Consultants team scored the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park in Waterfront Toronto's Innovative Design Competition. A few weeks ago, five finalist teams were in the running for the major urban development. Teams included at least…

24H Competition winners get metaphysical in ASPACE INSPACE

Posted: Monday, April 13, 2015
In the blink of an eye, the 5th edition of the 24H competition is done! Once the brief is released on competition day, participants worldwide face the adrenaline-pumped challenge of completing their proposals in only 24 hours. The prompt highlights social issues, climate change, humanitarian causes, and modern…

Ulf Mejergren Architects’ “Stick City”: The town 100 kids (could have) built

Posted: Friday, April 10, 2015
For most kids, taking part in the fun and creating something together can mean a huge deal. The Beam Camp Competition in New Hampshire invited artists, designers, and creative makers to propose an imaginative, collaborative large-scale project for a kids' summer camp workshop. The project had to be…

University of Maryland wins ULI Hines competition a second time for 2015

Posted: Friday, April 10, 2015
For the second year in a row, the University of Maryland won the Urban Land Institute Hines 2015 competition! Founded by Gerald D. Hines, the competition challenges multidisciplinary graduate student teams to propose a comprehensive redevelopment program for a designated U.S. metro area. While the competition presents…

Henning Larsen Architects wins new NORR National Museum in Sweden

Posted: Thursday, April 09, 2015
In one of their latest museum projects, Henning Larsen Architects won the commission in an international competition to design the new NORR – National Museum in Östersund, Sweden. Intended to complement its surroundings, the sleek wooden structure will become part of an established culture hub that consists…

Amanda Levete to design the 2015 MPavilion in Melbourne

Posted: Thursday, April 09, 2015
British architect Amanda Levete was announced today as the designer of the second MPavilion in Melbourne, Australia. Debuting its first pavilion by Australian architect Sean Godsell last year, MPavilion commissions a local or international architect to design a temporary pavilion for Queen Victoria Gardens. Once built, the…

Mongolian Cool School Design Challenge attracts over 180 entries, winner TBA in May

Posted: Thursday, April 09, 2015
For the Building Trust International's 6th international design competition, the Cool School Design Challenge invited participants to propose extreme climate-resilient school designs for the community in Khovd, Mongolia. Local inhabitants have to face subzero temperatures during the winter months. Following the April 3 deadline, the…

Institution of Structural Engineers awards 2015 Gold Medal to Mike Schlaich

Posted: Wednesday, April 08, 2015
The Institution of Structural Engineers announced Mike Schlaich, Managing Director of schlaich bergermann und partner and Professor of Structural Engineering at Technische Universität Berlin, as the recipient of the 2015 Gold Medal. As the Institution's highest prize since 1922, the Gold Medal recognizes an engineer's…

A preview of the Festival des Architectures Vives 2015

Posted: Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Over at La Grande Motte and Montpellier in France, the Festival des Architectures Vives is back for 2015. Established in 2006, FAV aims to connect the public to architecture and new urban spaces around town as well as showcase the work of young architects. In celebration of…

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