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European Bauhaus Prize 2021

Competition

EAST-CO laboratory is applying for the NEW EUROPEAN BAUHAUS PRIZE 2021 in the category Interdisciplinary education model, launched by the European Commission. “The Prizes recognize and celebrate existing achievements and support the younger generation to further develop emerging concepts and ideas. They give visibility to examples and concepts that illustrate how beautiful, sustainable, inclusive places (…)

Reading the territory

Education, Workshop

The SwissSummerSchool is organized by the Swiss Association of Schools of Architecture and represents, in the form of a week of projects, a new educational format and a platform for discussion, common to all schools of architecture. More infos in english, french, italian, german.

Europan 16

Competition

Anlässlich seiner 16. Ausgabe (E16) ruft der Europan-Wettbewerb die unter 40-jährigen Planerinnen und Planer dazu auf, innovativ und experimentell an das Thema «Lebendige Städte» heranzugehen. Zwei Projektstandorte sind am Wettbewerb beteiligt, und zwar in Biel (Bern) und Carouge (Genf). Anmeldung ab dem 5. April 2021. Mehr infos

Positive future

Competition, Research

The Institut d’études avancées de Paris and the Fondation 2100 are launching the Positive Future competition to encourage the development and dissemination of realistic visions of a desirable future. The project submission platform is now open and candidates have until 31 May to submit their projects. Through writing, video or drawing, individually or in groups, (…)

Forum Design 2021

Workshop

For students and young graduates in design, art and architecture, the next Design Forum will be held in the Pays de la Meije, in the Hautes Alpes, on 2, 3 and 4 July. Presentation folder More information Information about the Campus, the Jury and the winners of the 2018 edition, go to this address Registration (…)

AALTO – Architecture and emotions

Education

Local cinemas have reopened their doors. From 5 May on, the documentary by Finnish director Virpi Suutari AALTO – une architecture des émotions will be played in the following cinemas: Genève : Scala / Nord-Sud / CDD Lausanne: Zinema FRIBOURG: Rex NEUCHATEL: Cinema Minimum ORON: Cinéma d’Oron SION: Capitole Flyer Link to BSA_FAS supporting the (…)

RCR Arquitectes Summer e-Workshops 2021

Workshop

Since 2009, the Spanish architecture studio RCR Arquitectes (Pritzker Prize 2017) has been organising a Summer Workshop in Olot (Girona, Spain), home of RCR Arquitectes. Every summer, for three weeks, international workshops on architecture and landscape, photography and audiovisuals are organised. These workshops allow final year students and young graduates to broaden their training and (…)

OPEN CALL. Archipelago: Architectures for the Multiverse

Call for papers, Competition

Organized by two schools of the HES⁠-⁠SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland (Geneva)—HEAD, Geneva School of Art and Design and HEPIA, Geneva School of Engineering, Architecture and Landscape—Archipelago: Architectures for the Multiverse is the first edition of a digitally-anchored international event arising from a partnership between three departments—architecture, interior architecture and landscape architecture—that (…)