UK Passivhaus Awards 2016 shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the 2016 UK Passivhaus Awards has been revealed. Six UK practices reached the final stage of this year’s competition which will focus on homes that can inspire the UK self-build market. In the Urban category, RDA Architects, Tectonics... View Article

‘Young Church Architect of the Year’ award launched

The National Churches Trust and the Ecclesiastical Architects and Surveyors Association are inviting entries for their 2016 church architecture awards and for a new ‘Young Church Architect of the Year’ award. The award is available to an architect under 40 who... View Article

Archmarathon Milan 2016

After the tremendous success of the two previous editions, ARCHMARATHON returned to Milan. ARCHMARATHON, the platform for dialogue between different players working in the architecture and construction markets and which was created to promote the international exchange of ideas, know-how... View Article

WAN Infrastructure Award 2016 jury revealed

World Architecture News has revealed the jury panel for its first WAN Infrastructure Award 2016. Sitting on the  panel will be Huw Thomas, partner at Foster + Partners; Hiro Aso – aviation & transportation practice area leader at Gensler; Amit Khanna – regional director of engineering at HOK... View Article

Enter Aluprof’s Building of the Year Competition!

The successful ‘Building of the Year with Aluprof Systems’ competition has been launched for 2016 and now, for the first time the competition goes international. Aluprof are requesting entries from any architectural practice which has specified and completed a project... View Article

London Festival of Architecture 2016 – week one highlights

The London Festival of Architecture 2016 programme features over 300 events taking place across the capital from the 1 – 30 June. Exploring the theme ‘community’, the festival demonstrates architecture’s relevance to London’s needs through an amazing programme that is... View Article

Clerkenwell Design Week 2016 – 24th May

With more exhibitions, locations, brands, showrooms and designers than ever – Clerkenwell Design Week opened on the 24th for its seventh edition. With leading installations in central locations, high profile talks and a masterplan supported by new wayfinding – events, curated activities,... View Article

Stunning visual projections to illuminate iconic Sydney buildings

A stunning city-wide technical production is due to be put in Sydney, Australia, during the world’s largest lighting festival Vivid Sydney. Australian video technology firm Technical Direction Company (TDC) said it was finalising the design of the visual illuminations project which will... View Article

BDP yields big wins at RICS Regional Awards

Five BDP designed projects have been successful in this year’s RICS Regional Awards, with two of them winning the top accolade of project of the year. The award scheme showcases the achievements of the most inspirational regional initiatives and developments... View Article

Wienerberger Brick Award 2016 – Winners announced

The Wienerberger Brick Award has offered a unique platform for the recognition of outstanding brick architecture of international quality since 2004. The use of Wienerberger products is no decisive factor for participation. The award comprises of different categories, which may... View Article

WAN Civic Buildings Award 2016 jury announced

WAN Civic Building Awards organisers have attracted a stellar line-up of industry experts to judge this year’s entries. The panel is composed of Peter Murray, chairman of New London Architecture, Patricia Ann Lady Hopkins, co-founder of Hopkins Architects, Tim Sahuri, principal at SAHURI... View Article