ACE STATEMENT ON ACHIEVING QUALITY IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

On 4 May 2019, in Innsbruck (Austria), the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) presented a Statement on Achieving Quality in the Built Environment, on the occasion of its Conference on the theme “How to Achieve Quality in the Built Environment: Quality assurance tools and systems”. Read more

ACE Barcelona Statement: Perspectives: Young Architects’ Forum

On  23  November  2019,  the Architects’  Council  of  Europe organised a  conference  with  the  title Perspectives, inviting young  architects  from  all  over  Europe to  express  their  views  on  the  profession and  their  visions  and  aspirations  for  the  future. Read more

Leeuwarden Declaration

The Declaration recalls that the adaptive re-use of our built heritage brings multiple benefits to individuals and the society, for present and future generations. Read more

The Architectural Profession in Europe 2018

Sixth edition of the Sector Study commissioned by the ACE. This study collects statistical data about architects and their practice. It updates the previous studies and is based on more than 30,000 responses received from architects in 30 EU countries. Read more 

The Voice of Architects in Europe

ACE is the representative organisation for the architectural profession at European level. Its membership consists of regulatory and professional representative bodies throughout Europe. Through them, the ACE represents the interests of over 575.000 architects. More info

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A talk with Andrew Mcmullan: 'Today, we have a responsibility to use architecture to benefit humankind'

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This summer, ACE talked with Andrew Mcmullan about architectural design competitions, productive cities, our relationship to the city, quality in the built environment, Brexit and the need of a European collaboration between architects. ACE: Based on the theme ‘Productive Cities’, over 1,240 g...

#EURegionsWeek: Join our virtual workshop on 'Co-design for new forms of urban living'

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In the framework of the European Week of Regions and Cities, the Architects’ Council of Europe, the Federal Chamber of German Architects’ (Bundesarchitektenkammer - BAK), the European Council of Town Planners (ECTP) and the Institute for Spatial Policies (IPoP) will hold a joint virtual work...

Ace support call: Help rebuilding schools in Lebanon with Design For Communities

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Join Design for Communities in taking action to help rebuild schools in Beirut  On August 4, 2020 two explosions erupted in the port of Beirut, Lebanon, which sent shockwaves across the city and beyond. Lebanese homes, businesses and complete city blocks were destroyed while thousands of ...

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Architectural Design Competitions: A key tool to ensure quality in the built environment. Read the UIA-ACE Declaration

29.10.2019

On 25 October 2019, in Paris, the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and the International Union of Architects (UIA) presented a Declaration on ' Architectural Design Competitions: A key tool to ensure quality in the built environment' on the occasion of the International Conference on...

Design for a Circular Economy: Read the ACE's Statement

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In the context of the World Circular Economy Forum (WCEF), that took place in early June in Helsinki, the Architects' Council of Europe (ACE) published a Statement highlighting the importance of design achieving more circularity in the construction and buildings sector, as well the solutions that...

Innsbruck Statement: Achieving Quality in the Built Environment - Quality Assurance Tools and Systems

19.08.2019

On 4 May 2019, in Innsbruck (Austria), the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) presented a Statement on Achieving Quality in the Built Environment, on the occasion of its Conference on the theme “How to Achieve Quality in the Built Environment: Quality assurance tools and systems”.While there...

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