Competition Culture in Europe: 2013 - 2016

Walter Menteth, Indira van 't Klooster (Editor), Cilly Jansen (Editor), Margot de Jager (Editor), Saimir Kristo, Anne Isopp, Elsa Turkusic Juric, Aneta Vasileva, Osamu Okamura, Tarja Nurmi, Florian Heilmeyer, Petros Phokaides, Zaira Magliozzi, Emmett Scanlon, Vjollca Limani, Ieva Zibarte, Ruta Leitanaite, Cilly Jansen, Indira van 't Klooster, Joakim SkajaaHubert Trammer

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Conditions in architectural design around the world call for new solutions in which younger generations are engaged and how social challenges can be physically implemented. Sustainability, energy, climate resilience, water safety, mobility, population, vacancy levels health, food, refugees and terrorism need to be addressed. The built environment can be the consequence of a well considered process, baseed on ambitious collaborative concepts. Competitions, or more specifically design contests, could offer new solutions.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAmsterdam
PublisherArchitectuur Lokaal
Number of pages170
ISBN (Print)978-94-91429-06-4
Publication statusPublished - 14 Sept 2017


  • architecture
  • design
  • Europe
  • competitions
  • competition programming
  • design contests
  • survey
  • case study


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  • Competition Culture in Europe 2017-2020: Final Report

    Menteth, W., Kristo, S., Turkusic Juric, E., Vasileva, A., Ioannou, O., Scanlon, E., Jansen, C. (ed.), de Jager, M. (ed.), Talman, B. (ed.) & van't Klooster, I. (ed.), 23 Jan 2021, Amsterdam: Architectuur Lokaal. 68 p.

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  • Why engaging with procurement is fundamental: unlocking capacity and talent to deliver better quality and sustainability

    Menteth, W., 1 Sept 2019, Defining Contemporary Professionalism: For Architects in Practice and Education. Jones, A. & Hyde, R. (eds.). London: RIBA Publishing, p. 174-177 4 p.

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  • Competition Culture in Europe: Voices

    Menteth, W. (ed.), 26 May 2018, London: Project Compass CIC. 156 p.

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  • Competitions and the confusion of words

    Menteth, W., 26 May 2018, Competition Culture in Europe: Voices. Menteth, W. (ed.). London : Project Compass CIC, p. 142-147 6 p.

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  • E-procurement delivering better design competitions

    Menteth, W., Mar 2018, The Competition Grid: Experimenting With & Within Architecture Competitions. Theodorou, M. & Katsakou, A. (eds.). London: RIBA, p. 113-123 11 p.

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