Dubai-based event invites international contenders for 13 categories
The global call for entries to the second cycle of the international Architecture Plus Awards was announced recently. As these awards are designed to elevate architectural excellence from our New World region (the GCC, Middle East, Asia, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent), I will be grateful if you publish this news in your respective media and raise awareness of this collective mission to provide a voice for the architects and designers of our region. Colleagues who have already featured the Awards, thank you from the Awards Team.
In brief, the Architecture Plus Awards is an independent award by the publisher's of Dubai's premier and the region's leading architecture and design magazine, Architecture Plus. The Awards are juried by a panel of distinguished individuals from the world of architecture and design.
As the first cycle of the Architecture Plus Awards, one of the many highlights of the Awards is the Aspiring Architect Award for students offering a prize of US$10,000 co-sponsored by the multi-disciplinary Architectural firm HOK; and juried by a separate Academic Jury of academics and professors from a number of Universities across the region.
Key new categories in this cycle include
Architectural Lighting Design
Architecture for and by Women
Architecture for Children
Architecture and Community
Complete details of the Architecture Plus Awards II: Design for a New World are available online at the Architecture Plus website
www.arcplusonline.com or by clicking on the link below
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.