Advertisements for Architecture 2009

In light of the current unstable global economic condition, OpenHAUS Exhibitions invites design professionals and design students to create an 'Advertisement for Architecture'.

Category Other Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage , Onymous
Genre
Country Melbourne, Australia
Registration Deadline 14 August 2009 (See "Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 14 August 2009 (via Online)
Eligibility All

Description
In light of the current unstable global economic condition, OpenHAUS Exhibitions invites design professionals and design students to create an 'Advertisement for Architecture'. The most outstanding of these entries will be exhibited at Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia from September 28th until October 2nd 2009 and published in the accompanying catalogue.
These advertisements should examine and reflect upon:
- Where we would be without architecture.
- The status of architects as cultural iconographers, determinants of the built environment, image-makers and visionaries.
- The changing role of the architectural profession over the 20th century and into the present millennium.
- The creation of desire for architecture and a greater awareness of the role of the architectural profession culturally and socially.

Jury
Not yet announced

Prize
Exhibition

Entry Fee
Professional: A$65 (Australian Dollars)/ Student: A$35
Early Bird Registration (22 June 2009): Professional A$50 (Australian Dollars)/ Student A$25

Entries
A4 Portrait and a Design Statement (a maximum of 250 words)

Timetable
Advisement of Selected Entries: 28 August 2009
Stage 2 (Selected Entry Submission): 11 September 2009
Exhibition: 28th September- 2nd October 2009 (the Atrium of Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia)

Organizer
OpenHAUS

Official Website
http://openhaus.org/exhibitions/aa2009/index.php