International Union of Architects

Ideas competition for the Design of the New Central Business District of Thessaloniki,

Greece

The UIA is endorsing ArXellence 2, an open, one-stage, international ideas competition for the Design of the New Central Business District of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Presentation

The UIA is endorsing ArXellence 2, an open, one-stage, international ideas competition for the Design of the New Central Business District of Thessaloniki, Greece. The competition is organised by ALUMIL S.A., an international company dealing in aluminium and advanced architectural aluminium systems based in Greece. Its goal is to contribute to the regeneration of a declining urban area of Thessaloniki by presenting innovative designs for the new central business district. 

 

 

This competition is open to all architects entitled to practise in their country of residence.

 

All projects will be posted online. Alumil S.A. will publish a catalogue of the competition results.

 

For more information, see the competition website.

Organiser

 

Prize

1st prize: 20,000 euros 

2nd prize: 15,000 euros 

3rd prize: 10,000 euros

4th prize: 7,000 euros

5th prize: 5,000 euros 

6th prize: 3,000 euros

 

4 honourable mentions 

Jury

Kasper Guldager Jensen (Denmark)

Nikolaos Salpingidis  (Greece)

Gabriela Carrillo (Mexico)  

Lauren Haiden (South Africa) 

Dimitrios P. Tsomocos (UK/Greece)

 

Alternate jurors

Sara Martin Camara (France) 

Oren Sussman (Israel)

Agenda
  • 09 Mar 2020
    Launching
  • 25 May 2020
    Registration
  • 15 Oct 2020
    Submission deadline
  • 25 Nov 2020
    Results
  • 11 Dec 2020
    Award Ceremony