The International Committee of Architectural Critics CICA is pleased to announce
an invitation to publishers, editors, curators and authors to submit their
publications for consideration for the 7th CICA Awards 2011 by 30th March 2011.
Award winners will be announced during the UIA XXIII World Congress of Architecture
to be held in Tokyo from September 25th to October 1st in 2011.
The Awards fall into three categories:
Bruno Zevi CICA Book Award 2011
For published books on architectural criticism, theory and history
Pierre Vago CICA Award 2011
For an article of architectural criticism for individual, institutional or
society magazines, newspapers and journals
Julius Posener CICA Exhibition Catalogue Award 2011
For a critical text, preface or introduction published in an exhibition catalogue
or supporting publication produced for an architectural exhibition
Publications issued between March 2008 and March 2011 are eligible for submission
in any or all three categories. All material submitted for consideration by
the Jury must be original, free of any copyright issues and as published (manuscripts
or proof are not acceptable).
Five copies of each publication are to be submitted to the address below. Publications
cannot be returned. Award winning items may be displayed at the UIA Congress.
The verdicts of the International Jury are final.
Who is eligible?
Books, journals and catalogues can be submitted by publishers, editors, curators
A shortlist will be announced on or before the 1st September 2011 and the category
winners during the UIA XXIII World Congress of Architecture.
Address for Submissions
Copies of all submissions – in quintuplicate – should be sent or
delivered at the publisher’s or author’s own expense by 30th
March 2011 to:
CICA Awards 2011
c/o Universität Kassel / Fachbereich 6: ASL / Lehrstuhl Prof. Cuadra
D-34109 Kassel / Germany
For further information contact:
Prof. Dr. Manuel Cuadra
des Critiques d'Architecture
International Committee of Architectural Critics
Joseph Rykwert President
Louise Noelle Gras Chair
Manuel Cuadra Secretary General
Louise Noelle Gras