ÇANAKKALE Antenna Tower Competition

Result

1st Prize
Powerhouse Company & IND [Inter.National.Design]

2nd Prize
Snohetta & Özer/Ürger Architects & Battle Mccarthy

3rd Prize
AL_A

1st Mention
Teğet Mimarlık
Consultants:
Yonca Çeltikçi
Mehmet Okutan
Muharrem Akbulut
Lütfi Kutluay
Öykü Kocaman

2nd Mention
Ian Ritchie Architects
Arup

3rd Mention
Erdem Tüzün
Fernando Romero
Yelta Köm

4th Mention
Sou Fujimoto Architects
Aecom

5th Mention
Olaf Gipser Architects
Arup
DS Mimarlık

Overview

Project competition for the Antenna Tower in Turkey.

Category Competition Result / Project Competition
Type International, Project, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Tower
Country Turkey
Registration Deadline 27 November 2013 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 15 February 2013 GoogleCal
Eligibility The jury will be looking for designers with outstanding portfolios reflecting their talent, passion and enthusiasm in the field of architecture. It is not a requirement to have designed an antenna project before. The selecting committee is looking for designers that work with public buildings/structures and their relation to landscape with an integrated design approach.

Description
The primary objective of the ‘Çanakkale Antenna Tower International Competition’ is to enable development of innovative concepts for creating a suitable environment to facilitate a multitude of technological and social functions. Hence, the scope of the competition includes the design of the antenna tower for broadcasting and that of spaces supporting ancillary facilities open to public use.
The competition is considered as a quest for design excellence and aims to ensure development of cultural, artistic, scientific, ethical and environmental values through economical, functional and innovative solutions. The design concepts to be developed are expected to achieve innovation, creativity, originality and identity while optimizing functionality and connectivity to its immediate surroundings.

The competition is structured as a pre-selection international design competition, where the first stage is aimed for pre-election and the second stage for design development.

Jury
Consultant Jury Members
Ahmet ÇINAR, Governor of Çanakkale
Ayhan GİDER, Secreteray General of Çanakkale Provincial Administration Office
Yücel ATALAY, Mayor of Gökçeada
Kenan ELİUZ, Secreteray General of Public Hospitals Association
Ömer YILMAZ, Architect, Arkitera Architecture Center

Founding Jury Members
Emre AROLAT, Architect, EAA
Louis BECKER, Architect, Henning Larsen Architects, Caroline BOS Architect, UNStudio
Oğuz Cem ÇELİK, Structural Engineer, Istanbul Technical University
Arzu ERDEM, Architect, Istanbul Technical University

Prize
1st Prize: 100.000,00 Turkish Liras
2nd Prize: 80.000,00 Turkish Liras
3rd Prize: 50.000,00 Turkish Liras
1st Honorable Mention: 25.000,00 Turkish Liras
2nd Honorable Mention: 25.000,00 Turkish Liras
3rd Honorable Mention: 25.000,00 Turkish Liras
4th Honorable Mention: 25.000,00 Turkish Liras
5th Honorable Mention: 25.000,00 Turkish Liras

Entry Fee
None

Timetable
Announcement of 8 participants for the second stage of the competition: December 4, 2013
Colloquium and award ceremony: March 15, 2014

Organizer
Çanakkale Antenna Tower International Competition Secreteriat

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