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SOCIAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN MANCHESTER
Architects are sought for the design of social housing in New Islington, Manchester. The area is a Millennium Communities regeneration initiative sponsored by the government.
Selection of the architect will be by competitive interview.
Deadline for application is 15 April.
STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION
Wood. for good. invites submissions for an open ideas competition, based upon an imaginary inner-city site.
The competition is open to students of architecture and those in relevant associated disciplines (eg engineering, interior design, product design, etc).Submission deadline is June 2003.
EUROPAN 7: SUBURBAN CHALLENGE, URBAN INTENSITY AND HOUSING DIVERSITY
The increasing use of the car and the development of out-of-town shopping centres and business parks seem to be leading to a 'dispersed town'urban model.
There is a new will to act to revive the traditional planning ethos of European towns, and by associating this with the challenges of urban sustainability.Europan 7 proposes to tackle this issue at the interface between urban planning and architecture.Visit www. europan-europe. com Deadline 2.5.2003.
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