25

Jun

Deutsche Bundesbank Campus: Architect Competition Decided

The architect competition for the planned new builds on the campus of the Bundesbank’s Frankfurt Central Office has come to a close. A jury of 13, made up of renowned architects and representatives from the Bundesbank and the City of Frankfurt, concluded two days of deliberations by selecting six prize winners and awarding two honourable

What is an architecture competition?

In the field of architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture, competitions are held when the optimal design is to be found for an upcoming precise planning task or for general brainstorming. Such a competition is carried out because independent of detailed project specifications, there are still many different options for structuring, constructing and designing a

19

Nov

Intended, but Not Realized

Idea competitions for architecture are a nice thing. That's because in the end you always get the best result, you might think. But what can be the problem in an architecture competition? Renowned architecture firms are usually invited to a competition to submit their ideas. But it happens again and again that the design that