46th Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition

International Architectural Design Competition every year since 1966. Judged by architects renowned for expertise in their field, the competition has sparked interest among students who aspire to be architects as well as among professionals working both at architectural firms and in the design divisions of general contractors. 46th theme: Glass Architecture in 2050.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Housing
Country Japan
RegDeadline 1 August 2011 GoogleCal iCal
1 August 2011 (Must be Received)
Eligibility All

Riken Yamamoto, Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop
Masaru Okamoto, Kume Sekkei Co., Ltd.
Kiyoshi Sakurai, Nikken Sekkei Co., Ltd.
Taro Ashihara, Taro Ashihara Architects
Hiroshi Naito, The Univercity of Tokyo
Kengo Kuma, Kengo Kuma & Associates

First Place (one) : JPY 2,000,000
Second Places (two) : JPY 300,000
Honorable Mentions (four) : JPY 100,000
Special Prize (ten) : JPY 100,000
Travel expenses will be paid to winners of the initial screening to enable them to participate in the final screening. (JPY 100,000/each overseas group)

Entry Fee

Sheet of thick drawing paper (600mm×840mm)

Submission Address
Dept. of Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition 2009, Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.
2-31-2 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8501, Japan

First Stage Result: early September
Result: The results of the final screening will be announced in the December issue of Shinkenchiku and in issue No. 84 of JA.

Past winners

Central Glass Co., Ltd.

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