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CALL FOR TEAMS: Van Alen Institute’s “Future Ground” land reuse competition for New Orleans

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Van Alen Institute is accepting applications for their recently launched "Future Ground" competition. The Institute and competition committees will collaborate with the winning interdisciplinary teams to develop innovative long-term strategies for sustainable land reuse of New Orleans' vacant lots caused by Hurricane Katrina. All professionals…

FORA’s finalist proposal to redevelop the historic Plovdiv Central Square in Bulgaria

Posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
Portuguese architects FORA is currently first out of three finalists in the competition to renew the richly historic site of Plovdiv Central Square in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Hosted by Bulgaria's largest architectural event One Architecture Week and the Municipality of Plovdiv, the international competition looked for…

Mandaworks and Hosper Sweden win urban design competition for Trenčín, Slovakia

Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014
The historic City of Trenčín in Slovakia continues to progress towards modernization with the recent conclusion of its Tracing Trenčín competition. Entrants from around the world proposed urban design ideas that would best improve the city center's connectivity to the Váh River and make use of the space from …

A closer look into “Vivo on High Line”, a joint winner of Living Cities 2014

Posted: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Playing with the "Big Apple" concept, "Vivo on High Line" by Sydney-based firm NBRS+Partners was a joint winner from Metropolis magazine's international 2014 Living Cities competition we featured at the end of April. As a quick recap, Living Cities challenged architects and engineers to design…

A closer look into “Incentive Network”, a Dallas Connected City finalist entry

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2014
Here's a better look into "Incentive Network" by McLain Clutter from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. Clutter's proposal was a finalist in the Open Competition for the recently concluded Dallas Connected City Design Challenge. For Downtown Dallas' future development, Professional and Open category participants…

Mannheim’s Connection by KH studio - 1st-prize entry for E12 Europe, Mannheim

Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Our latest Europan 12 feature is "Mannheim's Connection" by KH Studio, led by Alessandro delli Ponti and Ilaria Novielli. The team's proposal won first prize in the overall Europan Europe competition for the Mannheim site in Germany. The proposal is a continuation of a Greater…

DELVA Landscape Architects and plusofficearchitects designs Vlaspark concept for Kuurne, Belgium

Posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014
DELVA Landscape Architects and plusofficearchitects were recently selected to plan long-term redevelopment for the 35ha Heuelebeek-Leiemeersen region in Kuurne, Belgium. In the team's latest ecological park project, their "Vlaspark" concept will better re-connect Kuurne to its open land surroundings and rivers. The plan will…

KATOxVictoria’s “Sprouting City Blocks” - Runner-up for Europan Denmark, Copenhagen

Posted: Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Our Europan 12 featured entry for today is "Sprouting City Blocks" by KATOxVictoria, a Copenhagen-based design office founded in 2011 by architects Hiroshi Kato and Victoria Diemer Bennetzen. The young Japanese-Danish firm's entry — which was designed for the Vesterbro district in the competition's Copenhagen…

Audi Urban Future Award 2014 participant to be determined by Speed Pitch Voting

Posted: Thursday, January 02, 2014
Three expert candidates who hope to participate in the Audi Urban Future Award 2014 have presented three different ideas that explore this year's theme: how far data can be used as a planning tool for urban mobility in the future. As part of the Audi…

gmp to design new urban development in Shenzhen, China

Posted: Friday, December 20, 2013
Architecture firm von Gerkan, Marg, and Partners won a large commission earlier this week to design a new urban development in Shenzhen, China. The 45-hectare project is part of an economic plan that China developed for the area. Keep reading for more details on the project.

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