The Equitone company and Karl Krämer Verlag tender the Egon Eiermann Award in 2019 - an international competition for architecture students and graduates, whose diploma, bachelor or master in architecture dates back no more than two years. Since 1991 the company and the publisher organizes this Award, until last year only for german students. Now the competition will be launched for the first time in several European countries including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Portugal, Spain, Hungary and Romania.
The theme of the Egon Eiermann Award 2018/2019 is "THE CONSOLIDATION OF THE CITY: URBAN DENSIFICATION OF BUILDINGS AND VACANT BUILDING SITES".
The participants of the competition are to deal with a gap or suitable area within a freely selectable city and design a new building, an extension of an existing building or an addition to a building with the premise of giving the surrounding urban space a new quality. Enclosed you find the brief with further information.
The total price is 5000 euros. Several prizes will be awarded. The distribution of the prize sum is decided upon by the jury. For those prize-winning works that were supervised by a university chair or department the competition organisers will make an additional sum of 1000 euros available to the chair to cover excursion costs.