List of architectural design competitions

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This is a list of notable architectural design competitions worldwide.

Major architecture competitions by country[edit]

Australia[edit]

Austria[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Canada[edit]

Between 1960 and 2000, close to 150 competitions had been held in Canada.

China[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Egypt[edit]

Finland[edit]

Over the past 130 years, almost 2,000 architectural competitions have been held in Finland.[3]

France[edit]

Germany[edit]

Competition entry by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for the House for an Art Lover 1901.

Ireland[edit]

  • U2 Tower, Dublin, 2002 (not yet built)

Italy[edit]

Japan[edit]

Lithuania[edit]

Luxembourg[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Netherlands[edit]

Hendrik Petrus Berlage and Theodorus Sanders: Competition design for a commodity exchange, Amsterdam

New Caledonia[edit]

Norway[edit]

Russia[edit]

  • Palace of Soviets, Moscow - Boris Iofan, 1931–1933, 160 architectural design entries (never built)
  • Commisariat for Heavy Industry, Moscow, 1934

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

  • Palace of Nations, Geneva, 1926, Henri Paul Nénot & Julien Flegenheimer; Carlo Broggi; Camille Lefèvre; Giuseppe Vago (377 entries)

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

References[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • De Jong, Cees and Mattie, Erik: Architectural Competitions 1792-1949, Taschen, 1997, ISBN 3-8228-8599-1
  • De Jong, Cees and Mattie, Erik: Architectural Competitions 1950-Today, Taschen, 1997, ISBN 3-8228-8900-8

External links[edit]