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The Asia Editon of the Young Talent Architectura Awards 2020 breaks ground

On February 5th, the Asia Edition of Young Talent Architecture Award is launched as an inherent part of the EU Mies Award (EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award).

The Asia Edition of Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) is launched in parallel with the 2020 European edition.

For the first time, an independent edition is organised with the four Strategic Partners of the European Union in Asia: China, India, Japan and South Korea aiming to promote exchange and cooperation with their YTAA counterparts in Europe and in the 2020 guest countries: Brazil, Chile and Mexico.

YTAA is organised by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe with the support of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, in collaboration with the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE-CAE); the European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE) and World Architects as founding partners, and the European Cultural Centre as the partner in Venice.

Read more: https://www.ytaaward.com/press/





Young Talent Architecture Award launches its third editon.

The official launch will take place on the occasion of “Perspectives: Young Architects’ Forum” organized by the ACE in Barcelona.

On Saturday 23 November, the 3rd edition of the YTAA will be launched in Barcelona. The YTAA aims to support the talent of recently graduated Architects, Urban Planners and Landscape Architects, who will be responsible for transforming our environment in the future.

Participate to “Perspectives: Young Architects’ Forum”, a public conference organised by the Architects’ Council of Europe that will be held at the Collegi d’Arquitectes de Catalunya (COAC).

It will bring together 12 young European architects (aged under 40) who will:
– Explain how they perceive the practice of the profession today (risks, opportunities, challenges, difficulties);
– Share experiences, good practice and innovative solutions for the creation and running of an architectural office and the practice of the profession;
– Present their visions/ expectations/ desires for the future of the profession;
– Express what they expect from the European Union to support the practice of the profession and achieve quality in the built environment.

Download the programme at THIS link.

Free registration HERE.

The event will be also live web-streamed here: www.ace-cae.eu/activities/events/2019/bcn/





“Educação na arquitetura, Europa-Brasil”

On November 12th, 2019, a debate about education will be presented in São Paulo, Brazil.

The Fundació Mies van der Rohe, with the support of USM Modular Furniture, presents in São Paulo the Young Talent Architecture Award organizing the debate “Educação na Arquitetura, Europa-Brasil” with the participation of Renato Anelli (architect and professor), Anna Sala (Fundació Mies van der Rohe), Romullo Baratto (architect and editor) moderated by Ethel Leon (ATEC Cultural program coordinator).

Where: Atec Original Design
Adress: Avenida Brigadeiro Faria Lima 1800, 10o. Andar
Date: 12th November, 7 pm.





The Young Talent Architecture Award presented in Bulgaria.

Ivan Blasi will present the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award and the Young Talent Architecture Award in the framework of “The Bauhaus Age – Jubilee International Conference”.

On 11th November 2019, Ivan Blasi, Curator of prizes and programmes at Fundació Mies van der Rohe, will present the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award and the Young Talent Architecture Award in the framework of “The Bauhaus Age – Jubilee International Conference” at NBU, in Sofia, Bulgaria.

You can still visit the #YTAA2018 Expo at the New Bulgarian University until the 15th December 2019.

Ivan Blasi will present the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award and the Young Talent Architecture Award in the framework of “The Bauhaus Age – Jubilee International Conference”.





The YTAA 2018 exhibition continues its journey around Europe

Three new Schools of Architecture will host YTAA 2018 exhibition.



>> Faculty of Architecture CTU – Prague, Czech Republic from 15th October to 30th November 2019.

>> New Bulgarian University – Sofia, Bulgaria from 15th October to 15th December 2019.

>> University of Maribor, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering and Architecture – Maribor, Slovenia from 15th October to 17th January 2020.





YTAA 2018 exhibition in Slovenia

From 1st to 30th of October 2019, visit the exhibition of the Young Talent Architecture Award 2018 that will be displayed at the Faculty of architecture at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

The new stop of the exhibition presents the 334 projects submitted by 451 students from over 118 Schools and 99 cities that were nominated for the Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) 2018. The aim is to keep talking about future architects and architecture inside universities creating time and space for debate.





YTAA 2018 exhibition stops in Zagreb, Croatia

From 28th of August until 15th of September 2019 the works of the YTAA will be displayed at University of Zagreb – Faculty of Architecture.

In the framework of the EAAE Annual Conference and General Assembly 2019 the new YTAA Expo of the 334 projects nominated during the 2018 edition will open its doors to the public.

The Zagreb EAAE 2019 Annual Conference that will take place from August 28th to August 31st, titled “The Hidden School”, will discuss the quality of architectural education in its broadest sense.

From 28th of August until 15th of September 2019 the works of the YTAA will be displayed at University of Zagreb – Faculty of Architecture.





YTAA 2018 winner, Julio Gotor Valcarcel, wins a competition to build an intervention at Mao.

The opening of the architectural intervention “Layers of time” will take place the 20th June at 18.

As part of the exhibition “We’re Renovating!!!”, Matevž Čelik, director of Museum of Architecture and Design MAO and leader of the Future Architecture platform proposed a competition for an architectural intervention located in the courtyard of the museum.
Among the 10 proposals received by components of the Future Architecture 2019 Call for Ideas, the jury awarded Julio Gotor Valcarcel as winner.
His intervention called “Layers of Time” will be visible from 20th June to 20th October 2019.
For the inauguration of the intervention, on June 20th from 18.00, MAO will organize public discussion and will open the exhibition that will showcase all competition entries.





YTAA 2018 exhibition in Germany

From 6th to 31st of May 2019, visit the exhibition of the Young Talent Architecture Award 2018 that will be displayed at Neubrandenburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany.

The exhibition presents the 334 projects submitted by 451 students from over 118 Schools and 99 cities that were nominated for the Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) 2018. This is the second time for the Neubrandenburg University of Applied Sciences hosting the exhibition of the Young Talent Architecture Award, continuing to promote the debate and raising awarness of the Award to its students.