Concept of Reservation and Development of KYIV Islands


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Competition for the best concept of reservation and development of Kyiv islands.

Category Idea Competition / Competition Result
Type International, Idea, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Landscape, Urban
Country Kiev, Ukraine
RegDeadline 26 October 2011 GoogleCal iCal
26 December 2011 GoogleCal
Eligibility Architects, urban planners, landscape architects and designers who are licensed specialists and hold a degree in the relevant field can take part in the Competition.

The Aim of the Competition
- to suggest the best concept of reservation and development of Kyiv islands

Main Objectives of the Competition
- to draw the attention of professionals and general public to the poor state of urban landscape in the central part of the city;
- to suggest effective solutions to this problem, adopting a responsible attitude to nature, city and future generations, with the prospects for European integration;
- to involve remarkable Ukrainian and foreign specialists in architecture, urban design and landscape design, both as participants and members of the jury;
- to define on a competitive basis the best urban landscape ideas for the central part of Kyiv;
- to consolidate the efforts of authorities, professionals and general public and to create a precedent of transparent and effective collaboration when solving problems of the national capital

Representative Jury:
Popov О. – Head of Kyiv City State Administration/ Kiev, Ukraine;
Kuchuk М. – (by arrangement) Deputy Head of Kyiv City State Administration;

Invited Jury:
Tselovalnyk S. – Head of Kyiv Central Agency for Urban Planning, Architecture and Urban Design, chief architect of Kyiv, vice-president of National Union of Architects of Ukraine/ Ukraine;
Shevchenko V.- architect, design bureau “V. Shevchenko”/ Ukraine;
Bjarke Ingels, Andreas Pedersen – BIG/ Denmark (by arrangement)
Ben van Berkel - Unstudio/ Netherlands (by arrangement)
Lorenz Dexler - Topotek 1/ Germany (by arrangement)

one First Prize - $20,000 USD
two Second Prizes - $5,000 USD each.

Entry Fee

Results: 26 January 2012

Kyiv City State Administration and Kyiv Central Agency for Urban Planning, Architecture and Urban Design

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