Deadline approaching for IaaC’s 6th edition of the advanced architecture contest

We are heading towards the final push of the contest and we take the chance to remind you that the deadline for registering to the 6th Advanced Architecture Contest is next January 18th 2016.

The 6th Advanced Architecture Contest is organized by the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and Fab Lab Barcelona on the theme of PRODUCTIVE CITY.

The Registration is FREE; you can register and submit your entries online before January 18th 2016.

The competition is open to architects, engineers, planners and designers who want to contribute to progress in making the world more habitable by developing a proposal capable of responding to emerging challenges in areas such as ecology, information technology, architecture, and productive cities.

The prize (Total value: 60.000,00 €) will be distributed at the discretion of the Jury, following the bases scheme.

The three teams leaders will receive cash prizes and a one-year grant to take the Master in Advanced Architecture at IAAC. All the selected projects will be featured in a special book produced in conjunction with the Actar-Birkhauser publishing house like in the four previous editions:

  • 1st Prize: 3.000,00 € + Master in Advanced Architecture + Designjet T520
  • 2nd Prize: 2.000,00 € + Master in Advanced Architecture + Designjet T120
  • 3rd Prize: 1.000,00 € + Master in Advanced Architecture + Designjet T120

The competition Jury, which is composed of architects, professionals in a wide range of fields and directors of some of the world’s foremost architecture schools, is looking for outstanding proposals at any scale, for any city in the world on Smart Cities, Eco neighborhoods, Self-sufficient buildings, Intelligent homes, Urban Farming or any other proposal that analyzes the phenomena of the Productive City.

We are thrilled to have some of the most amazing architects around the globe joining us to be part of the jury!

For more information about the 6th Advanced Architecture Contest, please visit the official contest website: