UDAD 2018 Brief

APR Announced Urban Design & Architecture Design Awards 2018. The awards are organized by APR- a leading body of architecture press in Global. We are also in partnership with The Interior World, Architecture Design Forum, Design Box, Intech and more – a Global media brand that covers all aspects of the modern creative industries.

The UDAD2018 deliver unprecedented exposure for our finalists and winners. Our reputable judges nominate three finalists within each award category. These finalists are then presented online where design enthusiasts from around the globe vote for their favorites during a highly publicized campaign. The winners of the UDAD2018 Popular Choice Awards are honored alongside a Jury Winner. 

Previous Winners in the IASA Awards hosted by APR Professional Architects from the world as  Smith-Miller + Hawkinson Architects, CUN Design, Maryann Thompson Architects, Crahay & Jamaigne, GRUPO ARKHOS, HADVD ARQUITECTOS, Fahed + Architects,Minarc, Sara Design Studio, DAVIDE FANCELLO ARCHITETTURA, Infrastructure Vision, HKA Associates, Architect-Manuj Agarwal, Gayathri and Namith Architects , Acanthus Architecture & Interior Consultants, Niki Pashaei Monfared, Prasanna Desai Architects, Wallmakers, Urbane – The Design Workshop, Tala Shelbayh and many more.  


Urban Design, Office Building, Pop-Ups & temporary,  Sports & Recreation,  Transportation, Landscape Design, Residential Interior,  Commercial Interior, Corporate Interior,  Households,  Fashion, Lifestyle and Accessories, Commercial, Cultural,  Hospitality,  Housing, Residence, Institutional Building, Mixed Use, Product Designs Elements, Art & Craft, Graphic Designer, 3D Design & more.

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Architecture Entries Registration: here.
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Lighting & Fashion, Products, Entries Registration: here.

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Urban Design & Architecture Design Awards 2018 program:

Registration Begins. 25th August, 2018
Registration Ends. 31st October 2018
Submission Deadline 05th November, 2018
Jury Voting- 6 to 15 November, 2018  
Winners Announced- 20th November, 2018 

Submission Fee:

Fees:Early Bird Registrations – 25th August  to 30th September 2018- Fee: $20
Standard Registration – 1st October to 20th October 2018- Fee: $40

Late Registrations – 21st October to 31st October 2018- Fee: $50

Our Jury Panelist:

Ala Hason
HKS Architects Associate Principal, Director of MENA Region.

Ajla Aksamija 
Associate Professor

Daniel Brown   
Reader, School of Architecture Faculty of Architecture and Design Victoria University of Wellington.

Ivan Bernal  
Director Architecture Program College of Architecture and Environmental Design Kent State University.

Martin Gold   
Associate Professor and City Lab-Sarasota Program Director School of Architecture.

Nancy Clark
Director, UF Center for Hydro-generated Urbanism UF|CHU Program Coordinator, UF Global Lab
Associate Professor, School of Architecture
College of Design Construction and Planning, University of Florida

Per Fransson
Arkitektur Grundutbildning

Narein Perera
University of Moratuwa Katubedda  

Sven Shockey

Michael Budig
Singapore University of Technology and Design   

Rubén Alcolea
Cornell University United States 

Chih-Ming Shih 
The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Nathalie Tornay
Ecole Nationale Supérieure D’Architecture de Toulouse · Laboratoire de Recherche en Architecture.

Mariam Jamaludin

Associate Professor at Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying.
Yi-Yu Huang 
Tunghai University
Adolfo F. L. Baratta
Architect (1997), Scholarship holder for the “Young Researchers Project” MIUR (2001), Research Doctor (2002), R
Stephen Belton
Biographical Information: Education M.Arch., Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 2001, Architecture
B.Arch., University of California, Berkeley, 1994, Architecture.

Bing Bu

Bing BU, Born in 1973 in Yangzhou China, is an architect and artist based in Shanghai. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degree of architecture from Tsinghua University and Yale University respectively. He joined MADA s.p.a.m. in 2000, and established One Design in 2003.
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Why Enter.. Gain positive PR, Stand out from competitors, Make your brand | agency |practice famous, Personal and staff development, Be known as award winningShowcase your talents and skills to existing and potential clients, Reassure clients that they are associated with the best, Accentuate the importance of design and architecture in globally.

How will my entry be judged.. The Urban Design & Architecture Design Awards  will be judged by two stellar panels: one for design, the other for architecture. Each of the panels will be compiled of industry experts who will use their insight and experience to deliberate the results.

The DESIGN panel will be looking for: fresh thinking and originality, beautiful execution, great storytelling, work that pushes and progresses the client brief beyond expectations, work which emotionally connects with its people.

The ARCHITECTURE panel will be hoping to see: work that is programmatically, formally and spatially rich, design that pushes boundaries, projects that address issues of sustainability a people focused, client driven approach.

Submission Requirements:

You can send maximum 6 images of your project. Four A1 size sheets (594mm X 841mm). And your project about will be in DOCS or PDF format in about 300 to 500 words. Submission which will be send by you, have maximum 50Mb’s in zip file. And detailed us: award@architecturepressrelease.com in zip file. You can submit 10 projects in multiple categories and there are no restriction in built ,concept or projects making date. we’ll send you different ID’s for different projects.


  1. Professional and Students are invited for ‘APR Urban Design & Architecture Design Awards.
  2. Entries are invited from all the nations.
  3. The projects submitted are considered by the author that submits the entry for the Award.
  4. The works reached out of time will be excluded.
  5. It is absolutely prohibited the participation to the awards of a Jury member, a relative or a person or body connected professionally to the jury.
  6. Participation in the competition implies full acceptance of these rules.

Contact award@architecturepressrelease.com with any question.