Architects compete to design new ECB premises

The ECB has selected 80 architects to submit a design for the Banks new premises. The design must meet "the requirements of a modern central bank in the 21st century serving an enlarged euro area".

Source: ECB

The international architectural competition launched by the European Central Bank (ECB) in November 2002 (see Press Release of 26 November 2002) attracted applications from more than 300 architects in 31 countries and five continents. Of these, 80 were selected on the basis of the criteri