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Casa Cor 2013 by Gisele Taranto Architecture 0

Casa Cor 2013 by Gisele Taranto Architecture

This project was completed by Gisele Taranto Architecture as part of the Casa Cor Rio competition of 2013. The space is chic and trendy, with plenty of art and decorative accessories to add character and personality. Photos courtesy of Gisele Taranto Archi

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Top 5 Entries Announced for “Draw Up a Chair” Battery Green Seating Competition 0

Top 5 Entries Announced for “Draw Up a Chair” Battery Green Seating Competition

At the tip of Lower Manhattan, a three-acre green space in the 22-acre Battery Park may soon be home to a field of flower-shaped seats, a sea of brightly colored rocking chairs, or a plethora of pivotable chaise lounges. Last summer, the Battery Conservanc

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gmp – Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner | Pedestrian and cycle bridge in HafenCity

The architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp) together with Knippers Helbig, Structural Engineers, have won first prize in the limited implementation competition for the new construction of a pedestrian and cycle bridge across the Baakenhafen basin in

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HASSELL + HERZOG & DE MEURON | Flinders street station competition 0

HASSELL + HERZOG & DE MEURON | Flinders street station competition

HASSELL + Herzog & de Meuron have won the $1 million international design competition for the redevelopment of the historic Flinders Street Station in the city of Melbourne, Australia. The decision by the competition jury was unanimous. The project wil

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Dezeen Mail #127

Zaha Hadid Architects’ winning proposal for the Japan National Stadium is the top story in this week’s issue of Dezeen Mail, which also features all the latest news, jobs, competitions and reader comments. Read Dezeen Mail issue 127 | Subscrib

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Finalists Named for Japan’s Massive New National Stadium 0

Finalists Named for Japan’s Massive New National Stadium

Eleven finalists including Zaha Hadid, Toyo Ito, SANAA, and UN Studio have been announced for a major new stadium project in Japan. Tadao Ando, jury chair for the Japan Sports Council competition, revealed the contending designs for the New National Stadiu

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Dezeen Mail #126

Photographer Iwan Baan’s images of post-Sandy New York (above) lead this week’s issue of Dezeen Mail, which also features all the latest news, jobs, competitions and reader comments from Dezeen. Read Dezeen Mail issue 126 | Subscribe to Dezeen

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Dezeen Mail #124

SOM’s proposal for a ring-shaped observation deck hovering over New York’s Grand Central Terminal (above) leads this week’s issue of Dezeen Mail, which also contains all the latest news, jobs, competitions and reader comments from Dezeen

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Dezeen Mail #123

This week’s issue of Dezeen Mail features our coverage of the Istanbul Design Biennial including a plotter that repeatedly writes text from the Open Source Architecture Manifesto onto a wall (above), plus all the latest news, jobs, competitions and

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Slideshow> Foster Won, But Check out Zaha Hadid, Rem Koolhaas, & Richard Rogers’ NYC Visions 0

Slideshow> Foster Won, But Check out Zaha Hadid, Rem Koolhaas, & Richard Rogers’ NYC Visions

Park Avenue in Manhattan is ready to grow taller, and a starchitect-filled competition won by Lord Norman Foster revealed the first of what’s likely to be many new towers along the corridor. But what of the three runners up? Renderings from all four

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Dezeen Mail #122

The news that Gardens by the Bay was named World Building of the Year at the World Architecture Festival leads this week’s issue of Dezeen Mail, which also contains all the latest news, jobs, competitions and reader comments from Dezeen. Read Dezeen

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FuturArc Green Leadership Award 2013

The recently launched FuturArc Green Leadership Award 2013 competition is calling for projects that are new, restored, rehabilitated or converted, and must have been completed before December 31, 2012 in Asia or Australia. The jury seeks to understand how

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Dezeen Mail #121

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail leads with our coverage of the World Architecture Festival in Singapore this week, including the award winners from the first day, plus all the latest news, jobs, competitions and reader comments from Dezeen. Read Dezeen Ma

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Dezeen Mail #119

This week’s issue of Dezeen Mail leads with our coverage of the London Design Festival, including the Prism installation at the V&A museum that displays live data from around the city (above), plus all the latest news, jobs and competitions. Rea

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Dezeen Mail #118

A meeting table with swinging chairs (above) leads the latest issue of Dezeen Mail, which includes the best stories and comments from readers plus new jobs, competitions, movies and more. Read Dezeen Mail issue 118 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Dezeen Mail #116

The lastest issue of Dezeen Mail leads with the Russian Pavilion lined with QR codes (above) from the Venice Architecture Biennale, plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 116 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Bauwelt Prize 2013 Competition

Open to architects and landscape architects all over the world, as well as individuals and teams, the Bauwelt Prize 2013 applies to all categories of “First Work” – from the interior design of shops and stores to prototypal constructions, from…

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Dezeen Mail #115

This week’s issue of Dezeen Mail leads with the Porsche Pavilion at a German theme park that’s been likened to Apple’s Magic Mouse (above), plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 115 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Dezeen Mail #114

Public toilets shaped like dinosaurs (above) and a staircase for dogs feature in this week’s round up of the best architecture and design on Dezeen, as well as new jobs, competitions, movies and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 114 | Subscribe to Dezee

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Trimo Urban Crash Summer Challenge

The organizers of Trimo Urban Crash, a biannual international competition for students of architecture and industrial design, just launched this year’s summer challenge, which is a relatively simple task. All are being asked, not just students, to pr

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Dezeen Mail #113

Zaha Hadid’s streamlined glass and concrete government building in Montpellier (above) heads up the lastest issue of Dezeen Mail, along with new jobs, competitions, movies and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 113 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Dezeen Mail #112

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail leads with the popular yet controversial Olympic Cauldron by Thomas Heatherwick (above) plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 112 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Dezeen Mail #111

This week’s issue of Dezeen Mail features a house with an extreme cantilever (above), mugs designed for dunking large cookies and squidgy nude sculptures, plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 111 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Five years ago…

Museums, galleries, exhibitions and installations were in the news this week five years ago, as Coop Himmelb(l)au’s extension to the Akron Art Museum opened in Ohio (above) and the winner of a competition to design a museum dedicated to the ice age 

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[CASABLANCA] Sustainable Market Square Competition | [AC-CA] 0

[CASABLANCA] Sustainable Market Square Competition | [AC-CA]

[AC-CA] Architecture Competition invites all architects to enter the new open international competition to design a New Sustainable Market Square in Casablanca, Morocco. INTRODUCTION A Market square is a public open area where market stalls are traditional

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Dezeen Mail #110

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail features a speedboat designed by Zaha Hadid (above), a shoe inspired by a bird’s skull and a proposal to thatch London skyscrapers, plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 110 | Subscribe to Deze

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Microsoft’s Vienna Headquarters by INNOCAD Architektur 0

Microsoft’s Vienna Headquarters by INNOCAD Architektur

INNOCAD Architektur has designed Microsoft’s new headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Microsoft’s Vienna Headquarters by INNOCAD Architektur: “ARGE KOOP/INNOCAD emerged as winners in the architecture competition for Microsoft’s new headquarters in

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Perry Chapman Prize Competition

The Hideo Sasaki Foundation, in collaboration with the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP), recently announced the inaugural Perry Chapman Prize. The prize honors the intellectual contributions of M. Perry Chapman by awarding an individual $

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Dezeen Mail #109

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail leads with “breathtaking” mountain lookouts (above) and includes interviews with Steven Holl and Jaime Hayon, plus new jobs, competitions and music. Read Dezeen Mail issue 109 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

eVolo Magazine is inviting students, architects, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition. Proposals should examine the relationship between the skyscraper and the natural world, the skys

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eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

eVolo is pleased to invite students, architects, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition…. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition is one of the world’s most prestig

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Dezeen Mail #108

The latest issue of our weekly Dezeen Mail newsletter leads with dreamy hotel cabins overlooking a Mexican valley (above). There’re also new jobs, competitions, interviews and music plus details of our new pop-up shop Dezeen Super Store. Read Dezeen Mail

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HOME Design Competition

With less than a week left to register, the HOME design competition, hosted by Building Trust International, seeks to find well designed homes for the elderly or homeless within some of the World’s richest countries. The growing rate in single…

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DETAIL Prize 2012 Competition

In collaboration with the BAU 2013 trade fair and sponsored by Josef Gartner GmbH, DETAIL is currently inviting submissions for the DETAIL Prize 2012 competition. The aim of the award is to strengthen the importance of architecture in social discourse,R

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Dezeen Mail #107

The latest issue of our weekly Dezeen Mail newsletter includes a drive-through airport, a house with built-in graffiti and an eye-tracking camera (above). There’re also new jobs, competitions, interviews and music plus details of our next pop-up shop Deze

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Dezeen Mail #103

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail includes interviews with Thomas Heatherwick on his solo show at the V&A and Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby on designing the London 2012 Olympic torch. There’s also an update from Dezeen Jobs, new competitions and

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RIBA Photography Competition 0

RIBA Photography Competition

RIBA recently launched a new photography competition open to entries from all RIBA members in any category. With the theme, Architecture 2012, the RIBA invites images that capture any interpretation of architecture in whatever form – the inspiring, the bea

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Dezeen Mail #100

The 100th issue of Dezeen Mail features an interview with David Chipperfield and Sou Fujimoto’s house with hardly any walls and the first story we’ve ever had to censor, plus all the latest jobs, competitions and music. Check it out here. Subs

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Sky Light Pavilion / Nimbu

The Sky Light Pavilion, designed by Nimbu… for the Architecture Pavilion Competition sponsored by the Serbian Arhitekton Magazine and the company, Kingspan, is universal, timeless and spaceless. The architects believe that a pavilion shouldn’t

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Winners announced for the National Mall Redesign Competition 0

Winners announced for the National Mall Redesign Competition

After an intense and highly publicized competition, the Trust for the National Mall has announced the three winning teams selected to redesign the neglected sites of America’s front yard. As reported by the Washington Post, Rogers Marvel Architects & P

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Three Winners Announced to Revamp National Mall 0

Three Winners Announced to Revamp National Mall

Following a design competition that dramatically reimagined the landscape of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., the Trust for the National Mall has announced three winning teams to update various segments of the iconic public space. Union Square, near

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Dezeen Mail #99

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail includes interviews with Rem Koolhaas and Zaha Hadid, stories including a new Google campus and a blanket that watches you sleep, plus all the latest jobs, competitions and music. Check it out here. Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

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Dezeen Mail #98

The latest issue of Dezeen Mail includes our daily movies and favourite exhibits from Milan, stories and comments from readers plus new jobs, competitions, music and updates from Dezeen Wire and Dezeen Screen. Check it out here. Subscribe to Dezeen Mail »

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Dezeen Mail #97

Dezeen Mail has gone weekly and this issue includes our plans for Milan next week, stories and comments from readers plus new jobs, competitions and updates from Dezeen Wire and Dezeen Screen. Check it out here. Subscribe to Dezeen Mail »

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National Mall Finalists Exhibit Designs

The ten finalists competing in the final phase of the National Mall Design Competition are dreaming big. Proposals to restore the National Mall include flourishing lakeside gardens, contemporary cafés hovering over water, grassy new amphitheaters and under

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Dezeen Mail #96

There’s so much to tell you in each issue of Dezeen Mail that we’ve decided to send it more often, so from now on you’ll get all the latest stories and comments from Dezeen plus new jobs, competitions and updates from Dezeen Wire and Dez

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Winners announced for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar 0

Winners announced for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar

The International jury, chaired by Prof. Jörg Friedrich (Hamburg), has awarded two second-place and two third-place prizes in the worldwide, open architectural design competition for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar. The purpose of the competition is to fi

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[AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition Winners 0

[AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition Winners

[AC-CA] Architectural Competition has shared with us the results of the Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition. The aim of this International competition is to design an Iconic Pedestrian Bridge in the Heart of Amsterdam. The architecture of this n

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One year ago… 0

One year ago…

One year ago this week we published photos of the completed the Centro Niemeyer by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer in Avilés, Danish architects Bjarke Ingels Group won a competition to masterplan a new gateway to Stockholm at the intersection of two mo

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Downtown Houston Central Station Design Competition Shortlist 0

Downtown Houston Central Station Design Competition Shortlist

Downtown Houston has exploded over the past few years with development targeted specifically toward attracting citizens into its downtown center beyond work hours.  Some of these efforts have been a huge success; others have yet to justify themselves.  But

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Cronton Colliery Competition Finalists 0

Cronton Colliery Competition Finalists

RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) recently announced the finalists in their Cronton Colliery Competition. The challenge to design a pioneering new visitor destination on a former colliery has inspired creative teams across the world to push the

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Multiple Natures / soma

Placing second, behind Sou Fujimoto Architects’ winning proposal, the Austrian practice soma proposed a new tower typology, titled Fibrous Tower of Multiple Natures, for the Taiwan Tower International Competition in Taichung, Taiwan. The conceptual d

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Bogota International Convention Center | Zaha Hadid Architects 0

Bogota International Convention Center | Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid Architects Dynamic Concept for Bogota International Convention Center Competition in Bogota, Colombia. ZHA: Our vision for the new convention centre reaches beyond the mere building, aiming at the creation of a new business and civic node for th

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Dalian Library Competition Design Proposal | 10 Design 0

Dalian Library Competition Design Proposal | 10 Design

A Digital Architecture Concept for Dalian Library designed by 10 Design for the International design competition in China. AIA JURORS’ Comments: Jurors’ comments:  “The jurors found this design engaging and dynamic. The central vortex was described as crea

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Passive House International Design Competition 0

Passive House International Design Competition

Passive House Bulgaria recently launched an International Design Competition for a Passive House near Sofia, Bulgaria. The main goal with this competition is to challenge the architectural community to design a schematic design proposal for an affordable,