New Deadlines

2016 Oculus Editorial Calendar
The Oculus 2016 Editorial Calendar has been set. If you are an architect in practice or by training, or see yourself as an astute observer of New York’s architectural and planning scene, Oculus wants to hear from you! You may submit projects/topics from anywhere, but architects must be New York-based. Please submit story ideas/projects by the deadlines indicated below to Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA:

Summer: 2016 AIANY Design Awards
Deadline: 01.29.16; click here for submission details

Fall: Tech in the City
Why cutting-edge industry loves older buildings. How technology businesses transform neighborhoods and the city at large. Adaptive Reuse & Interiors.
Deadline for story ideas: 05.16.16

Winter: Preservation & Reinvention / Rethinking Preservation / Preservation & Urbanism / Preservation Today
Projects with a unique take on history and how to reconcile it with contemporary needs. Focus on daylight and natural ventilation as city becomes more dense; historic preservation as zoning tool; quality vs. scale. Is city preserving too much in historic districts?
Deadline for story ideas: 08.19.16

12.31.15: Call for Entries: Black Rock City Street Plan Design Competition

01.04.16: Request for Qualifications: Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon (APEAL) A Museum in the Making

01.06.16: Call for Entries: NoVo Foundation and Goren Group’s The Women’s Building International Design Competition

01.06.16: Call for Nominations: Municipal Art Society 2016 Brendan Gill Prize

01.08.15: Call for Entries: AIANY New Practices New York 2016

01.12.16: Call for Ideas: Storefront for Art and Architecture Taking Buildings Down – An Expansion of Architectural Protocol

01.15.16: Call for Entries: 2016 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition

01.18.16: Call for Entries: Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and FabLab Barcelona’s 6th Advanced Architecture Contest – Productive City

01.19.16: Call for Entries: eVolo 2016 Skyscraper Competition

01.22.16: Call for Entries: Urban Land Institute Global Awards for Excellence

01.25.16: Call for Proposals: The Architectural League and Socrates Sculpture Park Folly 2016

01.25.16: Call for Applications: Citizens Committee for New York City Neighborhood Grants

01.27.16: Request for Proposals: NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) seeks qualified developers for the lease of site on the eastern side of 1250 East 229th Street in the Bronx for recreational and community facility

01.31.16: Call for Entries: ICFF Emerging Design Professionals 2016 Studio Competition

02.01.16: Call for Entries: NEW AARCH Open International Competition for the design of a new Aarhus School of Architecture in Denmark

02.01.16: Call for Entries: Metals in Construction Magazine 2016 Design Challenge

02.08.16: Call for Nominations: Harvard University Graduate School of Design 2016 Wheelwright Prize

02.17.16: Call for Entries: 2016 Architectural League Prize for Young Architect + Designers | (im)permanence

02.26.16: Request for Proposals: NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) seeks qualified developers for long-term lease and redevelopment of 124 East 14th Street

02.29.16: Call for Entries: AIANY 2016 Design Awards

03.01.16: Call for Entries: FIGMENT NYC Minigolf 2016 – Mini is the New Big

03.01.16: Call for Entries: Autism Speaks House to Home Prize

03.09.16: Call for Entries: Bee Breeders’ Charlie Hebdo Portable Pavilion

03.15.16: Call for Nominations: DOCOMOMO US 2016 Modernism in America Awards

04.04.16: Call for Entries: Urban Green Council 2016 EBie Awards

04.24.16: Call for Entries: Berlin University Residences (BUR) International Competition