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Latest news

Workshop presentation now available
Please find below the link for the lecture of last Workshop “Passive Design and Architecture Gesture” by Prof. Ryo MURATA
View “– Window and Courtyard –” online

Workshop reschedule to Saturday 17th March!
The date for the workshop has changed! Make sure you don’t miss the opportunities to discuss with contemporary architects about your idea of Passive Design! For more information go to the Facebook event page.

The registration is now open!
Quickly form a team of three and register now! (The registration will end on 23 March)

The official brief is released!
Download the Brief and start working with your team! DOWNLOAD BRIEF

UPCOMING EVENTS: brief explanation will be held at each university participant, please make sure to come to have the answers to all your questions! Check the Facebook page for detail


About 5th ARCHICAD BIM Competition

We are pleased to announce that 5th ARCHICAD BIM Competition is now open!

This year we are welcoming 3 institutions from HCMC-Vietnam and 1 from Tokyo-Japan, students belong to all departments related to Architecture and Building Engineering field of these universities are eligible for participation:

University of Architecture Ho Chi Minh City (UAH)
Van Lang University (VLU)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT)
Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech)


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Great works from past years…


The objective of this competition, “Sai Gon – ‘You’ and I” PAVILION on Nguyen Hue Walking Street (NHWS) Ho Chi Minh City is to create a multi-usage area in the most beautiful street of Ho Minh City that can host different activities for metropolitan and visitors while enhancing the arts and historic identity of Sai Gon. Visit website


Honourable mention


The theme “An inspiring BUFFER ZONE” of ARCHICAD BIM 2016 Competition as a chance to breathe new life into current houses, residential areas as well as contributions to housing design for Vietnam.   Visit website


Honourable mention


By design in architecture, competitors show the particular features of Saigon – Cho Lon culture by proposing the best ideas for The cultural centre of district 5. The proposals bring to values in use of the site and satisfaction with the needs of development and preservation cultural values of the region. The project is also an opportunity for the young generation having a good vision to the future, while, the new things are threatening the old ones, the challenges in picking between old and new to rebuild our city in the future.  Visit website


Honourable mention


coming soon…