Chennai Chooses: Designing Resilience in Asia (DRIA) 2019 | BUET

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The proposal “Chennai Chooses” was one of the three special mentions by the jurors in the design competition Designing Resilience in Asia (DRIA) 2019 and was appreciated for the social innovation. The annual DRIA international design competition encourages foresighted urban and architectural design proposals, as well as promotes innovation in building technologies to ensure a […]


Rise in the City: Affordable Housing Competition | Winning Entry

Interaction space at backyard © Tanmoy Dey , Louise Bani Sarcar , Syed Md. Golam Rabbani
The proposal “Creating Spaces rather than Designing” has won the 1st place in the international architecture competition for affordable housing in Lesotho, Africa titled “Rise in the City”. The winning project was selected from 150 applications, 78 preliminary designs and 56 final designs entrants from 39 countries. This is a unique international architecture competition organized by Rise International and BOND Events for recent graduates and students worldwide. The contest was to design affordable and sustainable housing solutions to curb Lesotho’s housing problem in an environment challenged by: increased urban migration, climate change and scarcity of resources.

Commercial (Office) Green Building for IDCOL

Commercial (Office) Green Building for IDCOL © Studio Morphogenesis Ltd.
The following proposal by Studio Morphogenesis Ltd. has been nominated through an open architectural design competition for building IDCOL head office at Agargaon.

LHTE Guest Bungalow Extension | SILT

LHTE Guest Bungalow Extension © Arc-Silt consortium
Creating hope and belongingness in the serene tea estate, the LHTE Guest Bungalow Extension won the "Berger Award for Excellence in Architecture 2017", in the category of Single-family Residence.

AMAZON Headquarters at St. Louis | Winning Entry

AMAZON Headquarters at St. Louis © Md Abdul Kader
The following project envisioned by Miami University graduate student Abdul Kader won the first place in 'Saint Louis Amazon Headquarters-2018 student competition organized by AIA Ohio Foundation. Jury cited, "The design successfully creates an interactive public space in the ground level. It is a beautiful graphical representation with a mixed of hand drawn, model and digital images"

The Multi-comfort House Student Contest

© Shayeeka Binte Alam, Rutuja More
The Multi-comfort House Student Contest was an international design competition organised by Isover Saint Gobain. More than 200 students from 50 countries participated in this contest. The project was to design a multicultural hub, incorporating residential, commercial, services, art workshop and exhibition areas within the new Culture Village currently under development in the Al Jaddaf area of Dubai, UAE. The following entry was the National Winner from UK.

Porcelanosa Furniture Design Competition| Winning Entry in Living Room Category

© Architect Bin Sayeed Bakhti | Studio Gumteeghor
In collaboration with Institute of Architects Bangladesh ( IAB) , Nupami BD LTD launched the '1st Porcelanosa Furniture Design Competition 2017-18' to introduce their product KRION- a new generation of solid surface, among the architects and designers . Awards were given under four categories which includes Living Room , Kitchen, Exterior and Office Furniture. The featured entry won the 1st prize in' Living Room' category.

Zainul Abedin Art Institute | Winning Entry in AYDA 2017

© Nadia Afrin Lagno | Stamford University Bangladesh

The project won Asia Young Designer Award (AYDA) 2017 (Bangladesh chapter). Launched in 2008, the award program currently spanning across 15 countries in Asia with an objective to inspire architecture and interior design students to develop their skills through cross-learning opportunities and networking with industries in the region. The winner will compete internationally for platinum […]


National Museum of World Writing, South Korea | Roofliners Studio

proposal for 'National Museum of World Writing' at Incheon, South Korea  © Roofliners Studio of Architecture
Following is the competition entry by Roofliners Studio in the international design competition entitled 'National Museum of World Writing' at Incheon, South Korea for the collection, conservation, research and exhibition of the writing systems of various nations across the globe. The competition was announced on May , 2017 and hosted by Ministry of Cultural Affairs of South Korea.

School of Visual Arts Tower | Miami University

School of Visual Arts Tower  © Mukimul Islam Khan | Miami University

This is the 2nd prize winning entry of AIA OHIO STUDENT DESIGN AWARD 2017 | From the submission | The School of Visual Arts (SVA) is a private New York City based ‘for-profit’ art & design school. The school’s curriculum for higher education serves ‘art & design’ oriented students who attend undergraduate & graduate level classes. […]