Architecture Ideas

  • Home
  • Architecture Ideas

Get ready to explore your Design instinct with Architecture Ideas. At FOAID our endeavour is to Unleash Your Innovative Imagination and recognize your creativity at a common platform.

Our Vision

Highlight, Advertise & Advocate good design, designers and gen-next design firms. To channel the attention of press, interactive Media, & Design critics to the award winner.

Our Mission

The mission of Architecture Ideas is to provide a fair, ethical and competitive platform for young designers and innovators from Architecture and Design field, while providing them a global audience to showcase their success and talents. It aims to act as a blender; to bring together young designers, senior and established design professionals and the press.

Get ready to explore your Design instinct with Architecture Ideas. At FOAID our endeavour is to Unleash Your Innovative Imagination and recognize your creativity at a common platform.

Our Vision

Highlight, Advertise & Advocate good design, designers and gen-next design firms. To channel the attention of press, interactive Media, & Design critics to the award winner.

Our Mission

The mission of Architecture Ideas is to provide a fair, ethical and competitive platform for young designers and innovators from Architecture and Design field, while providing them a global audience to showcase their success and talents. It aims to act as a blender; to bring together young designers, senior and established design professionals and the press.

Publicity

With its database of press contacts, the competition aims to highlight designs which were developed with a good taste of design, our aim is to increase the publicity of designs, to provide young Architects & Designers a platform to showcase their talent. AI Award is a great opportunity for designers to enhance their creativity, have a jump in their careers as it offers extensive marketing services to make use of the success of winning the award. The winning designs are also exhibited in different cities through concurrent events held across country and international platforms. Winners of the Award will have extensive press appearances, press release preparation and distribution. AI Award does not ask any money from the winners and aggressively pursues media opportunities for the winning designs complimentary.

Organiser

The award is organized by Festival of Architecture and Interior Designing (FOAID) - 2 day design festival scheduled on 20- 21 September 2019 in New Delhi and 6 - 7 December 2019 in Mumbai. FOAID exclusively media partnered with CNBC TV 18 witnesses every year a phenomenal turnout of over 5000 plus Architects, Designers, Builders & allied fraternity from across the country to witness Display of Projects by Design & Architecture firms, Panel discussions, Presentations . Design Debates & art installations spread over 2 days.

Jury

The Grand AI jury panel are composed of design professionals, theorists, researchers and academicians from multiple disciplines belonging to prestigious institutions, practices and organizations across India. 100 + jury members will be responsible to select the nominees & winners.

Winner per Category

  • 1 Platinum
  • 1 Gold
  • 1 Silver
  • 2 Bronze

Categories

AI Award are organized and awarded annually in a wide range of categories. They are categorized as below:

Best Interior Design Award Categories

  • Residential Apartment
  • Residential Villa/Bungalow
  • Commercial
  • Hospitality (Restaurants, Lounge Bars )
  • Retail

Best Architecture Award Categories

  • Residential Villa/Bungalow
  • Commercial (can include a shopping mall)
  • Hospitality (Hotels, Restaurants, cafes, Lounge Bars)
  • Retail
  • Public/Institutional Building (Research Lab, Library, School, College, Training centre, Recreational Building, Club, Theatre)

Eligibility

The competition is intended for young Design professional practicing in the field of Architecture & Design. Hence the competition is eligible for the below:

  • Age of the applicant up to 35 years
  • Principal Architects & Interior Designers are eligible to be a part of the competition.
  • Only those projects may be submitted for the Contest, which have been completed in the period from January 2018 to June 2019. Buildings and Projects which have not been completed till this date will not be eligible to be submitted as Contest entries. Any unbuilt project offered as submission will be disqualified.

Participation guidelines

  • The Applicants of this contest should be practicing Architects, Interior Designers only
  • Maximum 2 Principal Architects/Interior Designers of one firm can participate in the competition
  • Applicant can participate in maximum of 2 categories
  • Only one project can be submitted in a category per firm
  • Applicant cannot represent multiple firms
  • Only the participant will be allowed to present for the live jury rounds.
  • Projects/entries previously submitted for Architecture Ideas cannot be re-submitted. Such entries will be subject to disqualification

Process

  • Register online at www.foaidindia.in
  • Upload your project in the desired categories
  • Submit your project before the deadline
  • Top 6 shortlisted projects per category will be displayed at FOAID New Delhi on 20 - 21 September 2019 and the participants will be called for first round of live presentations in presence of the jury
  • Top 3 shortlisted projects per category will be displayed at FOAID Mumbai on 6 - 7 December 2019 and the participants will be called for final round of live presentations in presence of the jury
  • Announcement of Winners on 7 December, 2019 at FOAID Mumbai

Dates & Deadlines

  • Opening date of Registration: Ongoing
  • Last date of Registration: 15th June, 2019
  • Last date for Submission of Entries: 30th June, 2019
  • Online Announcement of Top 6 Nominees: 10th August 2019
  • Live Presentation & Project Display of Top 6 Nominees: 20 - 21 September 2019, New Delhi
  • Announcement of Top 3 Nominees: 21 September 2019, New Delhi
  • Live Presentation & Project display of Top 3 Nominees: 6 - 7 December 2019, Mumbai
  • Announcement of Winners & Award ceremony: 7 December 2019, Mumbai

Platinum Winner

  • Felicitation at FOAID - Awards evening to be held on 7 December, 2019 in the presence of 400 fraternity members
  • The Winning Entries project will be showcased at the Design Arena - Exhibition Area at the festival
  • Winners project will be showcased on FOAID Website
  • Winners Project Feature to be covered in IDEA NEXT - Coffee Table Book
  • Winners interview in social media
  • Complimentary participation in international competition
  • Complimentary pass to the Conference
  • Complimentary IDEA NEXT - Coffee Table Book
  • Extensive PR Campaign
  • Communicated to Magazines
  • Communicated to Blogs
  • Newsletter Announcement
  • Award Trophy
  • Winners' Certificate
  • Exhibition Certificate
  • Gala-Night Invitation

Gold Winner

  • Felicitation at FOAID - Awards evening to be held on 7 December, 2019 in the presence of 400 fraternity members
  • The Winning Entries project will be showcased at the Design Arena - Exhibition Area at the festival and will be highlighted as the Winner of Architecture Ideas.
  • Winners project will be showcased on FOAID Website
  • Winners Project Feature to be covered in IDEA NEXT - Coffee Table Book
  • Winners interview in social media
  • Complimentary pass to the Conference
  • Communicated to Magazines
  • Communicated to Blogs
  • Newsletter Announcement
  • Award Trophy
  • Winners' Certificate
  • Exhibition Certificate

Silver Winner

  • Felicitation at FOAID - Awards evening to be held on 7 December, 2019 in the presence of 400 fraternity members
  • The Winning Entries project will be showcased at the Design Arena - Exhibition Area at the festival and will be highlighted as the Winner of Architecture Ideas .
  • Winners project will be showcased on FOAID Website
  • Winners Project Feature to be covered in IDEA NEXT - Coffee Table Book
  • Winners interview in social media
  • Complimentary pass to the Conference
  • Communicated to Magazines
  • Communicated to Blogs
  • Newsletter Announcement
  • Award Trophy
  • Winners' Certificate

Bronze Winner

  • Participants' Certificate
  • Project will be showcased at the Design Arena - Exhibition Area at the festival and will be highlighted as the Top 6 of Architecture Ideas
  • Project will be showcased on FOAID Website
  • Project Feature to be covered in IDEA NEXT - Coffee Table Book
  • Complimentary pass to the Conference
  • Gala-Night Invitation

Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions contained herein (hereinafter referred to as 'Terms') apply for the participation in the Architecture Ideas - by FOAID 2019 Secretariat ("Contest"), to be conducted by Coalesce Eventz India Pvt. Ltd.

GENERAL TERMS

  • Your participation in the Contest will be construed as an acceptance of the Terms. If you do not agree to any of the Terms, you should not participate in the Contest.
  • Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 reserves the right to modify the Terms at any time. Right to permit participation is reserved with the Awards Management.
  • The Contest is open to applicants based in India. Employees of Coalesce Eventz & its subsidiaries/group companies as well as those companies & their subsidiaries sponsoring the Contest and their families are not eligible to participate. Any out of India participation is restricted.
  • Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 shall not be responsible for any loss or mishandling of entries prior to judgment. It will not be liable to return the submitted entries.
  • It is the responsibility of the participants to ensure their contact details are correct and up to date.
  • No freelancers are allowed to participate
  • Acceptance of entries after the last date of submission specified may be permitted only at the discretion of Awards Management. Incomplete entry in any manner will disqualify a participant from participating in the competition. Entries will be accepted in English only.
  • Disqualification of entries is at the sole discretion of the Jury, on a case by case basis. Awards Management reserves the right to reclassify nomination from one category to another without requiring prior approval from the participant
  • Please note that the travel & stay of all the nominees & finalists will be borned by the participants. The organizer will not be liable to arrange the above.
  • Practicing Architects under no supervision allowed.
  • Please download the Declaration form Here which needs to be duly signed and stamped by the Participant on a Company Letter Head. The Declaration to be signed only by Principal Architect/Director, CEO, COO of the company.
  • The management of Architecture Ideas by FOAID & its subsidiaries/group companies reserve the right to cancel/postpone/stop this Contest at its discretion or change all or any part of terms and conditions that are applicable, without giving prior intimation of any kind and not being liable for any consequential loss/damage.
  • Nothing herein amounts to a commitment or representation to further conduct management of Architecture Ideas by FOAID or a similar Contest of this nature.
  • We are fully committed to following laws related to the collection of data and to our carefully considered policy on data collection. You are required to give us the correct details about yourself and management of Architecture Ideas by FOAID will not be liable for any damage, direct or indirect, for any wrong details submitted.
  • The Awards Management cannot and shall not be accountable/liable for any disruptions/stoppages/interruptions or cancellation of the Awards. The Awards Management and its contractors cannot be held responsible for matters out of its control.
  • These Terms shall be governed by & construed in accordance with the applicable laws in India. All disputes relating to or arising out of the Awards shall be subject to the laws of India, and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of competent jurisdiction at Mumbai, India.
  • Comments of participants or materials sent to management of Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 including feedback and other communications of any kind shall be deemed to be no confidential. Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 is free to reproduce, distribute and publicly display such feedback and contest entries without limitations or obligation of any kind .Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 is also free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such feedback for any purpose. Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 reserves the right to analyze and summarize data that we collect and also reserves the right to publish, distribute, share summaries of the data collected with sponsors or other business partners without limitations or obligations of any kind.
  • In the event these rules do not cover any question or complaint in relation to the Awards, the same will be concluded by the Jury (for winner determination issues) or Awards Management (for all other issues).
  • If participants are unclear as to the rules or any element of the awards or experience difficulties of any kind, they can write in their queries at architectureideas.foaid@gmail.com or alternatively they can call on 022-42193827.
  • The participants understand that the Contest will be documented on different mediums of Promotion and they give Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 and its affiliates the express permissions and rights to reproduce, exhibit, adverse, and exploit and license to others or to reproduce, exhibit, adverse, and exploit all of the photographs and recordings made hereunder in connection with the Contest in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe in perpetuity, including, without limitation, the right to use or authorize the use of any portion(s) of the Contest containing the photographs.
  • Awards Management has the right to ask for proof of information provided/audit the information provided in the registration & submission form.
  • If such a request is made and the participant does not agree, the participant can be disqualified from participating in the Awards.
  • If at any time, any information provided by any participant is found to be incorrect in any manner, then the participant will not be permitted to continue participation in the Awards.
  • If, after the conclusion of the Award ceremony, any information provided by any participant is found to be incorrect in any manner, the participant will be liable to return the Award and any monetary/non-monetary incentives provided as part of the Award.
  • Determination of whether information is incorrect or not rests with the Awards Management. The decision of the Jury, Architecture Ideas by FOAID 2019 and/or its representatives, employees, directors, officers or agents with respect to the contest, any matter related thereto including the choice of questions or the manner of choosing of winners will be final and binding on all participants and no questions, correspondence, enquiries, etc. on the manner of conduct of the contest from any party whatsoever will be entertained.
  • Only the applicant will be allowed to present. Any associate or any other person will not be allowed to present during the jury rounds at FOAID 2019