A project created to bear witness, through images, to the special and valuable prerogatives of aluminium in the construction of building and architectural artefacts.

An appointment of rigour dedicated to designers and window and door fabricators for the realisation of important works of particular aesthetic value, carried out with traditional or innovative technologies and taking into account the regulations in force in terms of energy saving, acoustic insulation, living comfort, attention to recycling.

The four categories admitted to the competition

Conservative restoration and rehabilitation, renovation, expansion

Conservative restoration and rehabilitation, renovation, expansion

New construction in the tertiary sector/public buildings

Construction of building envelopes with innovative technologies (photovoltaic, bioclimatic, point source, home automation, etc.)

Registration and regulations

Registration for the XXIII International Design Competition will reopen shortly
Registration is free of charge and can be done via the “register” button.
Once you have logged in, you will be able to download and fill in the application form, which will be confirmed by sending an e-mail to the mailbox indicated during registration. By entering your username and password, you will be able to move on to step 2, which involves filling in the applying work sheet and uploading photographs of the project in question (min.10 – max.30, jpg/tif format).
Each participant may submit one or more realisations. For each project submitted, it will be necessary to fill in the appropriate form. It is important to point out that each candidate is obliged to notify all interested parties (curtain walling manufacturer and/or fabricators and/or designers and/or customers) of their participation in this competition. The material must be submitted in Italian or English. The entries will be assessed by an irrevocable and unquestionable judgement of the appointed technical jury, composed of authoritative and qualified representatives from the worlds of academia, design, economics and industry. The jurors will examine the entries received and indicate the most deserving ones, thus decreeing the winners of the edition.


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