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Blue Award 2016 – international student competition

International Architecture Students Prize

17 Mar 2016

Blue Award 2016

Vienna

New: International Competition for Students of Architecture and Regional Planning

BLUE AWARD 2016 – international student competition

Start of Submission

„BLUE AWARD 2016“

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT COMPETITION FOR ACADEMIC FIELDS OF
ARCHITECTURE / URBANSIM AND REGIONAL PLANNING / CIVIL ENGINEERING

The Department for Spatial and Sustainable Design, Vienna University of Technology, and the Society
of Architecture and Spatial Design is organizing the BLUE AWARD, an international student
competition for sustainable architecture.

Blue Award 2016

The competition is open to university students of Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree programs, as well as
for students working on a diploma thesis or dissertation, in the academic fields of architecture,
urbanism or regional planning. The submitted project must be part of a supervised coursework, having
taken place during one of the following semesters: Summer Semester 2014, Winter Semester 2014/15,
Summer Semester 2015 and Winter Semester 2015/16 and Summer Semester 2016.

The submission for Blue Award 2016 starts on March 1st and ends on May 10th, 2016.

The Blue Award 2016 will be awarded in three categories.

Category 1 – Urban Development and Transformation, Landscape Development
Category 2 – Ecological Building and Building in Existing Structures
Category 3 – Innovative Systems and Detailed Solutions

The prize of 10,000 Euros will be divided by the jury among the three categories of the competition. The
jury may decide upon a number of honourable mentions.

The japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima, SANAA Architects, will be Honorary President of the
International Jury. Awards Ceremony, Exhibition Opening and the Workshop will take place from the
22th – 25th August, 2016 at the World Conference on Timber Engineering.

Catalog: the prize winners will be published.

Start of Submission: March 1st, 2016

End of Submission: May 10th, 2016

Registration: www.blueaward.at

Organizer: Society of Architecture and Spatial Design together with Vienna University of
Technology – Department of Spatial and Sustainable Design/e2533
Patronage: UIA, International Union of Architects

Contact: Tel: 01/58801/253 301
mail to: office@blueaward.at

Blue Award image / information from Institute of Architecture and Design, Department for Spatial and Sustainable Design, TU Vienna

Location:Vienna, Austria ‘