Archiprix International presents biennally the world's best graduation projects in Architecture, Urban Design and Landscape Architecture. The edition 2019 is organized in cooperation with Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Escuela de Arquitectura and FAU Universidad de Chile
Friday, May 3
The Archiprix International Award Ceremony at Centro Cultural Estación Mapoch in Santiago de Chile.
Starts 3.00 p.m.
Keynote by Alejandra Celedon, titled A Stadium 'for' a Museum: on cartographic and narrative impulses.
Reflections on the Archiprix International 2019 workshops by Arna Mackic, Luis Eduardo Bresciani, and Juan Pablo Urrutia.
4.30 p.m. Archiprix International Award Ceremony.
Thursday, May 2
2.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. Presentations of the workshops
7.00 p.m. Lecture by Jacob van Rijs (MVRDV)
Tuesday, April 30
7.00 p.m. Lecture by Arjen Oosterman (Volume) followed by a conversation with Pola Mora (ArchDaily) and Francisco Diaz (ARQ)
Monday, April 29
7.00 p.m. Lecture by Arna Mačkić (Studio LA)
April 23 - May 2
Archiprix Internationa workshops at Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo de la Universidad de Chile and Archiprix Chile (April 23 - April 26), and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Escuela de Arquitectura (fApril 27 - May 2)
Inviting the universities
Archiprix International sends invitations to the chairs of all universities worldwide teaching architecture urban design and/or landscape architecture. These schools are invited to select their best graduation project completed after May 1, 2016 and invite the designer(s) to submit the selected project for participation. The submitted graduation projects have to comply with prescribed panel dimensions (6 panels A2). In addition to the 6 panels the designer can upload the project on our website where all entries of all editions will be accessible for everyone interested.
> Check our university database. Only if your University does not appear in our list of universities you can > ADD your university. (check our database first!) If the contact data are not correct or incomplete, and therefore you didn't receive our invitation please mail us the correct data >SEND MAIL.
Registration for universities
The selected best graduation project can be registerd here by using the login codes given in the invitation letter.
Registration and upload for participants
Designers whose graduation project is selected by the university can register and upload their project here, using the login codes received from the university.
August 1, 2018
Registration deadline All projects must be registered before the deadline
September 1, 2018
Deadline submissions. All entries must arrive at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Escuela de Arquitectura (PUC) before the first of September 2018
All submitted entries will be reviewed at PUC by an international jury. The international jury of experts will assess and comment upon the submissions. The jury report will be published on the web site and in the book. The jury will select the very best projects.
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All participants will be invited to participate in the Archiprix International workshops. These best graduates from around the world form a unique group of young talented designers. They will assemble in the famous campus of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Escuela de Arquitectura. The workshops are lead by prominent designers and will address themes relevant to architecture, urban design and/or landscape architecture in the 21st century. The organization and further programming of the workshops will be done by PUC in consultation with Archiprix International.
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All entries will be exposed in a major exhibition. A selection of graduation projects submitted to Archiprix International: the nominees selected by the jury and the favorites selected by the participants, will be compiled into a major overview exhibition to be shown in public venues for a broad public. The exhibition concept will be developed in collaboration with the Antenna-Men.
May 3 2019
Hunter Douglas Awards ceremony
The Archiprix International awards ceremony will be held after the workshop. All participants, as well as representatives of the participating educational institutions and of the participating countries will be invited to attend. Hunter Douglas will invite their architect relations. The chairperson of the international jury will present the jury report and announce the winners. The program focuses mainly on the Archiprix International participants and their plans.
May 3 2019
A selection of the submitted entries of the Archiprix International will be published in a book. The book will present a crossection of the submitetd projects, among them the projects nominated by the jury, the favourites of the participants. (see the previous editions for an example) The book will be edited by Archiprix International Rotterdam, the design and lay-out of the book will be done by the Antenna-Men.
All submitted projects of all editions of the Archiprix International are published on the website. The Archiprix International website serves a dual purpose. On the one hand it provides an international platform for budding design talent whose graduation work can be viewed in digital form. On the other hand it functions as an easily accessed source of information about Archiprix International for the participating students and educational institutions. Over the years, regardless of which country takes on the task of organizing Archiprix International, the website remains a constant factor, a reliable source of information with details about educational institutions and a virtual exhibition space for the most talented young designers of the moment.
The website also presents the world’s most extensive list of schools in the fields of architecture, urban design and landscape architecture. All participants receive a unique username and password to upload their project.