Tag Archives: Ideas

The architecture challenge in converting a prison building into a luxury hotel

The architecture challenge in converting a prison building into a luxury hotel, Commercial building renovation projects presented architects with design challenges. The conversion of the 18th century Bodmin Prison into a modern hotel was an acknowledgment of the building’s infrastructure limitations. Listed buildings often have building regulations to preserve historical and architectural interests, which influence […]

Architecture of some cities dating back hundreds of years

Architecture of some cities dating back hundreds of years, They are cities dating back hundreds of years, constantly inhabited, that have been developing in one unbroken series of ages. With ever-changing values ​​and styles which, among other things, have given rise to architectural memories of its long history. These cities are not like the archaeological […]

Reasons for concrete structural failure

Reasons for concrete structural failure, Concrete has become a very popular material in construction, so if you watch any building being built, you will likely see a lot of concrete, poured and shaped to create walls, floor slabs, sidewalks, roads, bridges, etc. Because of this excessive use, you should be aware of the potential for […]

Build With Speed: UltraTech IndiaNext Competition Edition 05

Build With Speed: UltraTech IndiaNext Competition Edition 05 | البناء بسرعة: النسخة الخامسة من مسابقة UltraTech IndiaNext

Architecture Competition: Build With Speed: UltraTech IndiaNext Competition Edition 05 Brief: The challenge is to Build with Speed, while respecting the context, is about anchoring design with the help of the latest technologies, processes and materials to recraft India’s growth story. Engineers and architects have to ambitiously and courageously take up the challenge to fulfil […]

Open Call: MINIMUM SCHOOL LADAKH

Open Call: MINIMUM SCHOOL LADAKH

Architecture Competition: Open Call: MINIMUM SCHOOL LADAKH Ladakh is a cold desert in India. Lying in the Great Himalayan Region, it has the mighty Karakoram Range in the North and in the south, it is bound by the Zanskar mountains. The area is remote: the main road linking Ladakh with the rest of India is […]

The Unbelievable Challenge 2021

The Unbelievable Challenge 2021

Architecture Competition: The Unbelievable Challenge 2021 Design a Museum of Snow by the 3rd of November. Give us your boldest, most unique idea, and you might win a sixth month, fully-paid internship at the prestigious architecture office WXCA in Warsaw, Poland. What is your unique, inspiring and innovative solution for Mr. Santa Claus’s Museum of […]

Open Call: Alternate Realities 2022

Open Call: Alternate Realities 2022

Architecture Competition: Open Call: Alternate Realities 2022 After an overwhelming response to the first edition, theCharette is thrilled to announce the second edition of ‘Alternate Realities’ – the world’s most experimentative architecture competition! This competition exists in an Alternate Reality. You make the rules in this realm. Does gravity exist? Do humans live on Earth? […]

Open Call: A Kiosk for the Future

Open Call: A Kiosk for the Future

Architecture Competition: Open Call: A Kiosk for the Future The competition seeks answers to the question: what is the purpose of the modern kiosk, and how should it be designed as a modern architectural facility? We are looking for innovative solutions. Can kiosk be more than just a small building, where newspapers, sweets and drinks are […]

Throned – Rethinking public toilets

Throned - Rethinking public toilets

Architecture Competition: Throned – Rethinking public toilets PREMISE We all love to attend carnivals and other events in outdoor open areas, go camping, or so on, but the one comfort that we miss from back home is our toilet privileges! The invention of toilets came about as people required a safe and hygienic space to […]

City of Kelowna Infill Challenge Design Competition 2.0

City of Kelowna Infill Challenge Design Competition 2.0

Architecture Competition: City of Kelowna Infill Challenge Design Competition 2.0 Sharpen your pencils! City of Kelowna Launches Infill Design Challenge 2.0 Have an idea for how to innovate and enhance Kelowna’s supply of infill housing? Fill the City in! Building on the successes and lessons learned from the 2016 Infill Challenge, the City of Kelowna […]