Tag: Competition

Light Box | WE architecture

Light Box | WE architecture

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• April 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Light Box by WE architecture, is the 3rd prize proposal for an extension of the existing high school of Falkonergården. The building is a Danish international style complex worthy of preservation. As a result of increasing popularity and the addition of an athletic department, Falkonergården is in high lack of improved gym facilities and a larger assembly […]

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Container Architecture | Heterarchy Ltd

Container Architecture | Heterarchy Ltd

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• April 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

A recent competition set by the NRW Forum in Dusseldorf called for contestants to design homes using a single shipping container. Here’s what the Heterarchy Studio, based in the UK, came up with. The concept for the design was to literally turn the container on its head, allowing the compact home to be assembled on […]

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Rødovre Syd | WE architecture & JWH Arkitekter

Rødovre Syd | WE architecture & JWH Arkitekter

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• April 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

Danish architectural firm WE architecture & JWH Arkitekter have won the 2nd prize for the Rødovre Syd urban planning project. Rødovre Syd is a suburbian area of Copenhagen, characterized by a mixture of open green areas, a network of roads, large apartment complexes and low row-housing enclaves. The project offers to transform the existing planning […]

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15 Finalists of 2011 Skyscraper Competition

15 Finalists of 2011 Skyscraper Competition

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• March 31, 2011 • Comments (0)

Earlier this month, we featured the winners and honorable mentions of the 2011 Skyscraper Competition. Today we are pleased to share with you 15 finalists that include underground cities, vertical farms, bio-fuel power plants, and contemporary skyscrapers that would redefine the city of Paris. Other proposals use laminated wood as building material, propose hydro-thermal high-rises, […]

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Bronze Prize: Ecological Wall competition | Stanislaw Mlynski

Bronze Prize: Ecological Wall competition | Stanislaw Mlynski

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (1)

A Polish architectural student Stanislaw Mlynski has received the Bronze Prize for the Ecological Wall competition organized by National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) School of Architecture. He proposed to create structural wall using organic waste containers. The arrangement  of elements, as well as the shape have potential to create shelters for animals, gather water, […]

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Academic Competition: Tourist Accommodation Protot

Academic Competition: Tourist Accommodation Protot

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• March 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Arquideas informs that the registration period for the Tourist Accommodation Prototype (TAP) Santorini 2011 academic competition is open. Presentation: The objective of the current contest is to contribute with new ideas for a Tourist Accommodation Prototype (TAP), taking as example of its location the singular setting of the Santorini’s coast line and the Nea Kameni […]

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BIG won E2 (Ecology + Economy) Timber Competition in Finland

BIG won E2 (Ecology + Economy) Timber Competition in Finland

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• March 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

BIG (DK) + Pirmin Jung Engineers for Wood Constructions (CH) + AOA Anttinen Oiva Architects Ltd (FI) + Vahanen Engineers (FI) + Stora Enso (FI) is the winning team to design a prototype wooden construction system for a pilot project in Kouvola, Finland that will serve as a showcase for the sustainable use of timber […]

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The ‘On Demand Experience’ | Benjamin Feenstra + Jelmer Frank Wijnia

The ‘On Demand Experience’ | Benjamin Feenstra + Jelmer Frank Wijnia

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• March 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Every year, the internationally renowned eVolo Skyscraper Competition takes place. The award seeks to discover young talent, whose ideas will change the way we understand architecture and its relationship with the natural and built environments. This year, Benjamin Feenstra and Jelmer Frank Wijnia, two young Dutch designers, won an honorable mention. Their entry; The ‘On […]

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Crystal Stone at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show

Crystal Stone at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Last month, we’ve introduced the Dare to Design competition held by Crystal Stone, which gave designers the chance to submit ideas for the stone presentations at the Home Design Show and Artist Project NY exhibits. Well, how was that? Did you join it? It is the time now to visit the showcase at the Architectural […]

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The Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture 2011

The Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture 2011

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• March 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

International Award organised by the Architecture Israel Quarterly (AIQ) magazine, in collaboration with the European Union, and  the Association of Engineers and Architects in Israel. Open: Architects, interior designers, landscape architects, and researchers are invited to submit works planned or written since 2007. Jury Chaired by Siamak G. Shahneshin and Lui Levi Galati, founders and […]

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