All award entries for the International VELUX Award 2016 will be reviewed by an international jury.
Isac Newton wrote: “We are dwarfs on the shoulders of giants” meaning that each
generation can build up on the spiritual and substantive devices of recent epoch.
That is a matter of fact for our cities and villages where less than 1 % of all buildings are
newly. So we all benefit from this gigantic fund of houses and infrastructure – but have to
meet the challenge to adapt it to the requirements of tomorrow.
(Text: D&A Issue 19)
The purpose of the competition is to encourage students to work in the field of the sustainable development of existing city suburban areas. Rethinking the existing use of the plot and the allocation plan. The new concept has to improve life quality in respect of comfort and health. As and when circumstances require it, new space and new possibilities for its use and its users will be created.
Großer Saal - Schloss Wolkersdorf
2120 Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel
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