AR+d Awards for Emerging Architecture 2012


Bloc 10 Housing, Winnipeg By Trevor Boddy, Canada By 5468796
Friendship Centre By Urbana By Kazi Khaleed Ashraf, Bangladesh
Red Bull Music Academy By David Cohn, Langarita Navarro, Spain
Optical Glass House By Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP, Japan

Chilean Water Cathedral By Gun Architects, Santiago
Cassia Co-Op Training Centre, Sumatra, Indonesia
Infinite Landscape Installation by Ryo Yamada, Sapporo, Japan
M Building Housing, Stéphane Maupin, Paris, France
House For Three Sisters, Murcia, Spain
Kamoi Museum by TNA Architects, Kurashiki, Japan
Gubbio Cemetery, Umbria, Italy
Umbrella Tea House by Kazuhiro Yajima, Japan
Recycled Brick School, Tongjiang, Jianxi, China
'38' Series Living Planter Chandelier, Canada

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Founded in 1999, it has now grown in to the most popular and prestigious awards programme for young architects in the world, giving emerging practices an invaluable impetus on their trajectory to wider stardom and a chance to put their work on a global stage.

Category Award / Competition Result
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Installation, Interior, Landscape, Product
Country UK
RegDeadline 21 September 2012 GoogleCal iCal
21 September 2012 (via Online)
Eligibility Architects and people in other design professions whose qualifications are recognised by their local accreditation organisation, provided that they are 45 or younger during the year 2012.
Target Field Completed work. Entries can be made for any building, interior, landscape, urban or product design.

Categories will not be chosen beforehand, but decided on by the Jury. Entries to previous awards represented some of the following areas:

* Buildings – new build and refurbishment: offices, shops, schools, houses, housing, industrial, transport, restaurants, recreational, cultural, municipal and religious
* Interiors – new build and refurbishment: similar to building category, in particular restaurants, shops, houses, clubs and galleries
* Urban design
* Street furniture – lights, bus stops, bollards, signs and post boxes
* Product design – light fittings, furniture, cladding and structural systems
* Landscape – soft and hard
* Bridges
* Temporary or portable structures – exhibition stands
* Theatre works

Junya Ishigami and others...

Winners will share a prize fund of £10,000
Publication, Lecture and Exhibitions

Entry Fee
£150 + VAT at 20% per Entry

Two A2 sized boards

Winners and highly commended entries will be published in the December 2012 issue of The Architectural Review and on the awards and magazine websites and

Past winners

Architecture Review

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