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Archifutures Volume 6: Agency, A field guide to reclaiming the future of architecture is a call to action for architects, urbanists and designers. With essays, interviews, projects and original works by young practitioners and more established figures alike, this sixth volume in the Archifutures series for the Future Architecture platform is the most activist to ...
“Landscapes of Care” is the theme for the 2021 edition of the Future Architecture platform. During 2021, we are encouraging proposals which will explore dynamics of solidarity and collective self-organization, networks of trust working at neighbourhood scales, and transitional common spaces.
It will trigger dialogues around the myths of endless growth, the exclusions of nationalism and the cruel hardships of ...
In an effort to find alternatives to the current development project in Yerevan’s District 33 (Firdusi), the Committee for the Protection of Yerevan’s Heritage has launched an international open competition of ideas for the urban revitalization of the district.
DEADLINE TO APPLY: September 10, 2020
During the successful 2020 Creative Exchange, Marina Otero Verzier, architect and director of research at Het NieuweInstituut in Rotterdam, reflected on the applications from the FutureArchitecture 2020 Call for Ideas and shared her view on the future of architecture. We are delighted to announce the Annual Reflection Summary by Otero Verzier. Be inspired by her fresh and thought-provoking insights about ...
Tbilisi Architecture Biennale is an associate member of the Future Architecture platform. The first edition of the biennale in 2018 titled Buildings are not enough hosted the project Xuxula: Informality as a method located in the Gldani area, Tbilisi, Georgia.
2020 Creative Exchange, 12. - 13. February @ MAO Ljubljana
Focus Talks address some of the most pressing issues in the profession and engages with various aspects of the current state of architecture in Europe and beyond. As part of the 2020 Creative Exchange, the topic of this year's Focus Talks is Curatorial in Architecture presented from the perspective of different ...
2020 Creative Exchange, 12. - 13. February @ MAO Ljubljana
We are delighted to announce 15 selected participants from all over Europe and beyond to take part in the Future Architecture Fair 2020. Running in parallel to the Creative Exchange 2020, this year on the Fair we will have the opportunity to explore various interesting projects and engage in discussions with a ...
We are pleased to announce that we have counted the member votes, alumni votes and public votes and now have the final list of ideas that will be invited to the 2020 Creative Exchange, 12. - 13. February 2020 in MAO Ljubljana. This year we received 433 ideas from 53 countries, and we have recorded over ...
12. - 13. February 2020
Museum of Architecture and Design (MAO) Ljubljana
We invite some of the most prominent thinkers of the present to dive in the Future Architecture ideas repository and reflect on the work of an emerging generation of creatives striving for positive change. The valuable document was publicly presented by Giovanna Borasi on the 2019 Creative Exchange in MAO Ljubljana.
Artists and practitioners working in all creative fields anywhere in the world are encouraged to apply with projects that tackle issues concerning the future, and what can we do to actively shape it.
The open forum, part of Creative Exchange 2019 taking place from 13 to 15 February at MAO Ljubljana, will provide cultural operators and emerging creatives in architecture an opportunity to present their work to the Future Architecture audience, meet partners and examine opportunities, while the audiences will have the chance to explore the latest in the field of architecture and ...
CountryTalks: Panel VII – Young creative voices
Future of Architecture Practice, Today
Future of Architecture Practice, Today: Workshop ACAN
OAT 20 years. Conversations about the city
Urban Talk 5 / Creative Solutions for Abandoned Urban Spaces
Urban Talk 4 / Global - Local Challenges in Architecture
Nights of Architecture NA x FA
Urban Talk 3 / Children’s Spaces
BETA Timișoara Architecture Biennial 2020: #responsibility
Kosovo Architecture Festival 2020: Future Architecture Summer School
4 Dec 2019
Save the Date for 2020 Creative Exchange
Future Architecture 2020 Creative Exchange will take place 12. - 13. February 2020 at the Museum of Architecture and Design (MAO) in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
2 Nov 2018
Open call for Oslo Architecture Triennale 2019
The open call invites individuals and multi-disciplinary teams to propose exhibitive, performative and physical submissions that explore the architecture of degrowth in the context of the new library’s collections ...
1 Nov 2018
Call for Ideas 2019: Save the Date!
The next Future Architecture call will start on 15 November 2018 and end on 7 January 2019! The 4th Call for Ideas will again invite multi-disciplinary emerging creatives who work ...
31 Oct 2018
Save the Date for Creative Exchange 2019
Creative Exchange 2019 will take place between 14 and 16 February 2019 at Museum of Architecture and Design (MAO), Ljubljana (SI).
23 Oct 2018
Estonian Architecture Museum presents the final event of this year's European architectural programme. "Mati ruum" installation will be opened on Sat, 27 Oct, at 16.00 at the Von ...
11 Oct 2018
YTAA winners and architects Wang Shu and Paul Robbrecht in discussion at BOZAR
What are the ways European and Asian architects and designers deal with the topic of heritage in their contemporary projects? A conversation between two leading architects of Asia and Europe ...
14 Aug 2018
OPEN CALL: Future Architect
Strelka Institute has in collaboration with Future Architecture platform launched an open call for young and emerging architects from Russia. Deadline for applications is 27 August.
13 Aug 2018
Future Architect Conference
A three-day event by Strelka Institute taking place in Moscow between 10 and 12 Sept will bring lectures, discussions and workshops with the participation of representatives of leading architectural bureaus ...
31 Jul 2018
Open Call: Buildings are not Enough
The first edition of Tbilisi Architecture Biennialis announcing a contest for public installation projects in the frame of first Biennial event “Buildings are not enough.” Deadline for applications is 24 ...
A self-organizing structure based on an algorithm that generates personalized housing units.
The idea is to prove a simple lo-tech system that detoxicates and depolutes indoor environments by means of a special material combined with few climatizing devices.
The Invisible Blanket
Instead of heavy, precious and permanent, the future of architecture is light, thin and ephemeral
Activate Modern Ruins!
An investigation of the latent potential of declining buildings and cities through emerging social practices
another nature – learning from suburbia. a critical take on the dream of both house and garden
Air Profit and Dwell
A housing typology that combines home profitability with dwellers’ protection.
Is “fair building” possible in architecture? And whose responsibility is it?
Using the triangular coordinates of a longstanding territorial dispute between Chile and Perú, "No-man’s-Land" explores the subtraction of territory as a subversion of the current politicize rhetoric towards the possibility of re-think border condition.
From Infrastructure to urban Interiors
Turning water infrastructure into floodable and inhabitable spaces to reveal the city’s underlying narratives
We as architects do not think that one must build big to create large value.
Close-up, melt with the inhabitants and co-create a local self-paradigm of architecture. Co-build it and give them the tools to re-shape it for a continuous updating in the face of successive needs.
Promoting committed, trans-disciplinary creation through local-scale and participatory actions.
How to engage architecture, infrastructure and nature into a new form of collectivism?
De-mercantilized, political and strategic projects for the public and society at large.
Architectural practice must leave the future behind and instead seize the present.
The project is an investigation of the possibility of synthetic biology, in a speculative design scenario estimated to be possible within 20 years. A Reality where we can program and modify organisms into objects, where your possessions grow at home instead of being manufactured in a factory.