This website presents our legacy with an overview of the best graduation projects of the past editions and a list of universities of architecture, urban design and landscape architecture worldwide. And also: interviews with participants, workshop results, impressions of the award ceremony, and much more. The Archiprix International 2017 is organized in cooperation with CEPT University in Ahmedabad, India. > CEPT University


Archiprix International is a biennial competition. With each edition Archiprix International presents a new generation of the world's best architects, urban designers and landscape architects together with their graduation projects. All university-level training colleges around the world are invited to take part by selecting and submitting their best graduation project. Archiprix International forms the largest presentation of graduation work and offers unrivalled insight into current trends in design education globally and architecture generally.

The initiative reflects rapid international developments in the design disciplines. Recent decades have seen an explosive growth in the scale of international contact, resulting in lively exchanges world-wide. Increasing numbers of designers work on commissions abroad, professional journals are published on an international scale, and training colleges are becoming more and more international in their orientation.

Archiprix International forms an expanding international platform for training colleges and newly graduated, talented designers. It spotlights international trends in architecture, urban design and landscape architecture and brings designers together.

An independent jury rewards the very best submissions with the Hunter Douglas Awards. The aim of the awards is to stimulate the introduction of starting, talented designers into the world of professional practice.

Archiprix International is an initiative of the Archiprix foundation. The Archiprix foundation is a non-profit organisation and owns all the rights (including Intellectual Property rights) to Archiprix International. It is a cooperation of the recognized schools for higher education teaching architecture, urban design and landscape architecture in Delft, Eindhoven, Wageningen, Amsterdam, Arnhem, Groningen, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Tilburg, the Netherlands.

The Archiprix Foundation
National Archiprix

Meet Henk van der Veen, director Archiprix International (interview March 2009)

The Archiprix foundation

Archiprix International falls under the responsibility of the Archiprix executive board. The Archiprix foundation is a cooperation of the Dutch schools for higher education in the fields of architecture, urban design and/or landscape architecture.
The board members are: ir. Jacob van Rijs  (chairman), ir. Madeleine Maaskant, ir. Dick van Gameren, dr. ir. Jos Bosman, ir. Chris van Langen, drs. Ko Jacobs, drs. Gert ter Haar, ir. Tim Prins, dr. ir. Marc Glaudemans, and ir. Paul Roncken.
The day-to-day affairs of Archiprix International are co-ordinated by ir Henk van der Veen, the director of Archiprix International.





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National Archiprix

Archiprix the Netherlands
Archiprix Turkey
Archiprix Italy
Archiprix Chile
Archiprix Portugal
Archiprix Central Europe
Archiprix Russia
Archiprix Spain




Archiprix International
Henk van der Veen (director), Max Rink, Marina van den Bergen, Catja Edens
Yvo Zijlstra, Marcel van der Zwet

Archiprix international Madrid 2015 (English edition)
Archiprix international Madrid 2015 (Spanish edition)
Archiprix international Moscow 2013

Archiprix international MIT Cambridge USA 2011
Archiprix international Montevideo 2009 (Spanish edition)
Archiprix International Montevideo 2009 (English Edition)
Archiprix international Shanghai 2007
Archiprix international Glasgow 2005
Archiprix international Rotterdam / Istanbul 2001 / 2003

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Hunter Douglas
Creative Industries Fund NL