The Prize “Sustainable Architecture” Fassa Bortolo 2015

This award aims to reward and promote to a wide public architecture in harmony with the environment, designed for the needs of man and able to satisfy the needs of our generation without limiting those of future generations through the indiscriminate consumption of resources and production of pollution.

Category Award
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage , Onymous
Genre Essay, Sustainability
Country Ferrara, Italy
Registration Deadline 31 December 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 31 January 2015 (Must be Postmarked) GoogleCal
Eligibility All
Target Field The project realized and implemented within the past 5 years/ the Thesis in the last 2 years

Description
The "Sustainable Architecture" Prize, founded and promoted in 2003 by Fassa S.p.A., registered holder of the trademark “Fassa Bortolo”, and Ferrara University Department of Architecture on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of its founding, aims to reward and promote to a wide public architecture in harmony with the environment, designed for the needs of man and able to satisfy the needs of our generation without limiting those of future generations through the indiscriminate consumption of resources and production of pollution.
The Prize is therefore open to entries consisting of new constructions, the improvement and/or extension of existing buildings, landscaping projects and projects in any other area of real relevance to the issue of sustainability.

Jury
Thomas Herzog (Chairman) – Munich / Germany
Muck Petzet – Mendrisio / Switzerland
Philippe Samyn – Brussel / Belgium
Roberto Di Giulio – Director, Department of Architecture, University of Ferrara (Italy)
Gianluca Frediani – Professor, Department of Architecture, University of Ferrara (Italy)

Prize
Publication

Entry Fee
€ 120

Entries
Two A1 vertical panels (a brief curriculum vitae (max. 1,500 characters), general and technical report describing the project (max. 3,000 characters), at least six high-quality photographs)

Submission Address
Facoltà di Architettura di Ferrara
Via Quartieri 8
44121 Ferrara
Participants from outside Europe must send the material in digital format.

Timetable
Information of the results of the selection: by May 2015

Links
Past winners

Promoter
Fassa Bortolo

Official Website