ARCHIPRIX INTERNATIONAL Addis Ababa 2021 open for registration

Archiprix International is proud to announce the start of her eleventh edition. After successful editions in 2001 in Rotterdam, 2003 in Istanbul, 2005 in Glasgow, 2007 in Shanghai, 2009 in Montevideo,  2011 in Cambrigde (USA), 2013 in Moscow, 2015 in Madrid, 2017 in Ahmedabad and in 2019 in Santiago de Chile Archiprix International will again stage a unique presentation of the world's best graduation projects in architecture, urban design and landscape architecture. The Archiprix International 2021 will be organized in cooperation with the Ethiopean Institute of Architecture, Building Construction and City Development (EiABC) of Addis Ababa University.

All 1800 universities from more than 100 countries are invited to take part. From the start in 2001 already 933 universities participated in one or more editions, in total we received 2544 graduation projects. This makes Archiprix International by far the biggest competition for newly graduated architects, urban designers and landscape architects. No other competition for young talented designers displays such a broad insight in worldwide trends in education in the fields of architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture.

An international jury will assess all entries and on the 7th of May 2021 the Awards will be presented to the winners. All the designers of the submitted graduation projects can apply to participate in the Archiprix International Workshop in Addis Ababa in the ten days before the award ceremony.The designers of the best graduation projects can participate in an international design workshop the week before the award ceremony. These activities may be rescheduled because of the corana virus conditions


Call for entries. Archiprix International invites all universities and colleges teaching architecture, urban design and landscape architecture to select their best graduation project and to ask the designer(s) to submit the selected project for participation. Graduation projects that were completed after 1 May 2018 are eligible to participate. The deadline for registration by the university is September 30 2020. Projects can be registered and submitted by the participants until 31 October 2020. All projects will be presented in an exhibition, on the website and a selection in a book and a travelling exhibition. All the designers of the selected projects will be invited to take part in the workshops which will be held in May 2021 at the EiABC campus in Addis Ababa. Participation is free of charge.

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News Overview


Deadline for registration: 31 October 2020; deadline for submission 30 November 2020 DEADLINES extended by 1 month
Because of the fact that a lot of universities have been closed for a longer period of time we decided to extend the deadlines by 1 month. Now there is some more time for the universities to select a project and for the designers to submit their graduation project. more

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From the 385 graduation projects designed by 469 young architects, landscape architects and urban designers that were submitted for the Archiprix International Ahmedabad 2017, an international jury nominated 23 projects for the 2017 Hunter Douglas Archiprix Awards. Out of these nominees, 8 winners were selected and announced at the award ceremony on Friday 10 February on the campus of CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India. more

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