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Young Basque architecture crowns the Old Part of Donostia with the exhibition ‘Peña Ganchegui Award 2021’.

The Peña Ganchegui Archive presented today the exhibition ‘Peña Ganchegui Award 2021’ as part of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/. Located outside the Basilica of Santa María, in the Old Part of San Sebastian, it brings together a sample of the work of the teams selected by the jury of this third edition of the Young Basque Architecture Prize.

International references such as Christian Kerez, Carme Pinós and Óscar Tusquets will star in the third edition of Mugak/

The Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/ will once again attract in its third edition some of the most recognized -nationally and internationally- names in the sector. Under the 'Heritage and Modernity' headline, the architectural event will be held during the month of November of this 2021. During that month, architects of international relevance will be part of Mugak/ through conferences open to all citizens.

The third edition of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/ will host the Europan international congress in San Sebastian

The Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/, which will be held between October 27 and November 27 in San Sebastián, Vitoria and Bilbao, will host at the Kursaal Congress Center of San Sebastian the forum between sessions of the Europan competition on November 4, 5 and 6. This international meeting is held in a different European city every two years and it will bring 300 professionals of European architecture and urbanism to the Basque Country this autumn.

‘Galernak’ Atlantic Architecture Film Festival is born in the context of the Mugak/ Architecture Biennial

The Atlantic Architecture Film Festival ‘Galernak’ will celebrate its first edition in November 2021. It will be within the framework of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/, which will hold its 3rd edition throughout the month. The call for the contest has been launched by the School of Architecture of the University of the Basque Country, in collaboration with the Elias Querejeta Cinema School, and has the objective of establishing a dialogue between architecture and cinema based on short films made by architecture students from Europe.

The third edition of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/ will open exhibitions in the three Basque capitals

The three Basque main cities will host exhibitions and conferences in the third edition of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/, presented this Wednesday at the Institute of Architecture of the Basque Country. The main Basque architectural event will take place between October 27 and November 27 of this year under the heading Heritage and Modernity, a motto that will run through the entire program, starting with the reflection on the creative process of Carme Pinós, the central exhibition of this edition.

The call for the Peña Ganchegui Prize to young Basque architecture is open until July 25

The Peña Ganchegui prize will be awarded this year for the third time and its registrations have already opened. The award, created in 2017 by the Basque Government and the Peña Ganchegui Archive, seeks to reward young Basque architecture. This third edition is celebrated on the 95th anniversary of the birth of the architect Luis Peña Ganchegui, who died in 2009, one of the greatest references of Basque Architecture in the second half of the 20th century.

The Housing Department of the Basque Country launches the III Architecture Biennial Mugak/ to be held in November in San Sebastian, Bilbao and Vitoria

The Housing Department of the Basque Country, through the Directorate of Housing and Architecture and the Basque Country Architecture Institute, has begun to work on the design and organization of the third edition of the Basque Country International Architecture Biennial Mugak/, to be held next November, with events in the three Basque capitals. The central exhibition of the Biennial, located at the headquarters of the Basque Country Architecture Institute in Donostia-San Sebastián, will be focused on the work of the architect Carme Pinós.



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