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2018 PRIX DE L’EQUERRE D’ARGENT

The prestigious Equerre d’argent has been awarded to French architectural firm Ritcher & associates, for their design of the Metz Psychiatric Centre for children and adults. The jury, chaired by […]

ARVHA PRIZE FOR WOMEN ARCHITECTS

The 2018 Women’s Architecture Prize in France was awarded to French architect Nicole Concordet. This prize aims to highlight the work and careers of women architects in order to inspire […]

UIA ADOPTS RESOLUTIONS ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Following the recently concluded 136th Session of the International Union of Architects (UIA), held in Lucknow (India) on 29-30 November 2018, the UIA notes with concern the recent findings of the […]

UIA WORLD CAPITAL OF ARCHITECTURE

UNESCO and the International Union of Architects (UIA) are launching an initiative to associate UNESCO with the designation of the host cities of the UIA World Congress as World Capitals […]

UIA AND FPAA SIGN MOU

The UIA and the Federation of Pan American Associations of Architects (FPAA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Washington D.C. on 31 October 2018. The two organisations agreed to […]

Sydney Opera House – 45th anniversary

The world-renowned Sydney Opera House,  a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the major architectural works of the 20th century, celebrates its 45th anniversary this year. This emblematic building designed by Danish […]

RIBA STIRLING PRIZE

Foster + Partners’ new Bloomberg European headquarters has received the prestigious Stirling Prize (2018) awarded by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) for architectural excellence for recent projects in the […]