Adaptive Reuse x Placemaking: architecture competition + course


Join the Adaptive Reuse x Placemaking Architecture Competition + Course and immerse yourself in a unique learning experience. This competition-course offers you the opportunity to explore the intersection of Adaptive Reuse and Placemaking in architecture, guided by industry experts.


Dive into the evolution of architecture with our Adaptive Reuse x Placemaking Architecture Competition + Course. This one-of-a-kind event invites participants to delve into the transformative concepts of adaptive reuse and placemaking in architectural design. When you register, you’re not merely entering a competition and course but embarking on a holistic journey of learning and application.

Your registration opens the door to:

  • An exclusive course on Adaptive Reuse and Placemaking, mentored by the leading professionals in the industry.
  • The prospect to bring to life what you’ve learned in a riveting competition, with rewards up to 10,000€ awaiting the most innovative designs.
  • Becoming a valued part of NEA’s thriving community, comprising over 300,000 architecture aficionados, staying abreast of the latest architectural waves.


  • Enroll as an individual or rally a team of up to 4 members.
  • Every team member will enjoy unhindered access to both the course and competition under a single registration banner.
  • Can’t make it to the live sessions? Don’t worry! Recorded course lectures will be at your disposal.

By participating, you’ll stand to:

  • Absorb knowledge from the pioneers of international architecture.
  • Hone your design expertise in Adaptive Reuse and Placemaking.
  • Showcase your genius to an international panel of esteemed architects.
  • Engage with a worldwide community of passionate architecture enthusiasts.
  • Pave the way for the future of resourceful and impactful architectural design.