2013 OCULUS Editorial Calendar Announced!
The Oculus 2013 Editorial Calendar has been set. If you are an architect by training, or see yourself as an astute observer of New York’s architectural and planning scene, Oculus wants to hear from you! Projects/topics may be anywhere, but architects must be New York-based. Please submit story ideas by the deadlines indicated in the calendar to Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA: kristen@ArchNewsNow.com.

2013 marks the 75th Anniversary of Oculus (launched 1938!), and 10th Anniversary of the magazine’s current iteration.

Note: The Arnold W. Brunner Grant application deadline is 02.01.13.


12.07.12 Call for Entries: USITT 2013 “Ideal Theatre” Student Design Competition for Architecture and Theatre Students

12.10.12 Call for Applications:2013 Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence

12.14.12 Request for Proposals: Design and the Learning Environment — American Architectural Foundation (AAF) /AIA Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE)

12.14.12 Call for Entries: 2012 Brendan Gill Prize — The Municipal Art Society of New York

12.15.12 Call for Entries: 2012 Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

12.15.12 Call for Entries: 2 International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) Com-petitions: Schools and ICFF Studio

*Extended: 12.18.12 Call for Submissions: Change the Course: NYC Waterfront Construction Competition

01.07.13 Call for Proposals: The 2nd Annual Folly Competition —Socrates Sculpture Park and the Architectural League of New York

01.11.13 Call for Nominations: Lucy G. Moses Preservation Awards —The New York Landmarks Conservancy

01.18.13 Call for Entries: Coverings 2013 PROJECT: Green

01.25.13 Call for Presentations: 2013 Healthcare Design Conference, 11.16.13—11.19.13, Orlando, FL

01.31.13 Call for Entries: Flat Lot Competition: Re-Imagine the Parking Lot — AIA-Flint and Flint Public Art Project

02.08.13 Call for Abstracts: The 6th Making Cities Liveable Conference in Melbourne, Australia (06.10.13 – 06.12.13)

02.08.13 Call for Entries: 2013 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards

02.08.13 Call for Entries: ASLA 2013 Professional and Students Awards (Student deadline is 04.26.13)

02.15.13 Call for Submissions: National Associates Committee (NAC) Forward Design Journal

03.06.13 Call for Entries: 3 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Student Competitions: Timber in the City: Urban Habitats Competition; Steel Design Student Competition; and Preservation as Provocation Ideas Competition: Castle Pinckney for the 21st Century

[Ongoing] Call for Applications: TH!NK:Art+Architecture Design-build Camp, Abetenim Arts Village, Ghana