The International Competition in Architecture
Architects, designers, engineers, artists and urban planners are given a unique opportunity to win one of the three prizes of the Jacques Rougerie Foundation - Institut de France by creating innovative and ambitious projects. These architectural projects based on emerging developments and a prospective vision should address some core issues of mankind: greater environmental, industrial and technical responsibilities, while taking sustainable development principles into account: innovative materials, techniques and fundamental advance in design, development, energy saving or natural resources, recycling...
Innovation and Architecture for the Sea award - € 10 000
Innovation and Architecture for Space award - € 10 000
Architecture and Sea Level Rise award - € 10 000
Thursday, March 31, 2016: Registration opening
Monday, October 3, 2016: Registration closing
Tuesday, October 4, 2016: Projects submission opening
Monday, October 31, 2016: Projects submission closing
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Award Ceremony
Step 1: Registration
To participate, you have to register yourself or your team on our website ”enter the contest" before October 31, 2016 at midnight GMT +1 (France).
A confirmation e-mail and a link will be sent to you.
This link will allow you to download the documents that you’ll need for the competition.
The downloadable documents are:
- the competition’s rules
- the “Legal Authorization Waiver” form
- the templates for your A3 documents
- the Jacques Rougerie Foundation’s logo (black and white)
Once your participation is confirmed, you can proceed to completing your registration on “My Profile” tab on our website.
Step 2: Handouts by candidates
Folder n°2: the global description
Folder n°3: graphic elements
Folder n°4: 3D animation video (optional)
Folder n°5: administrative folder
All folders must be compressed into a single ZIP file and named after your project.
Step 3: Jury’s selection:
After a pre-selection, the jury will choose the 2016’s awarded projects in the three categories: “Innovation and Architecture for the Sea”, “Innovation and architecture for Space” and “Architecture & Sea Level Rise”. The jury will analyze and rank the selected projects based on the originality of the proposal and the quality of the architectural composition.