m_ART COMPETITION

We are looking to redefine the concept of the "market" as a commercial space, reinforcing the value of handwork and to promote direct contact between the artist/craftsman and the client.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Single-Stage, Onymous
Genre Commerce
Country Spain
Registration Deadline 31 August 2010 (See "Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 6 September 2010 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility All

Description
We are looking to redefine the concept of the "market" as a commercial space, reinforcing the value of handwork and to promote direct contact between the artist/craftsman and the client. We hope to get proposals that provide a contemporary vision of urban markets, adequate to current way of life, without loosing its traditional, social, historical and cultural essence.

Jury
Gerardo Mingo (Arquitecto)
Carlos Lahoz (Arquitecto)
Uriel Fogué (Arquitecto)
Dosmasuno Arquitectos (Ignacio Borrego, Néstor Montenegro y Lina Toro)
Nexo Arquitectura (Manuel Leira, Arquitecto)

Prize
1st Prize: € 2,500 (USD $3500)
2nd Prize: € 1,000 (USD $1400)
3rd Prize: € 500 (USD $700)
Mentions: Publication

Entry Fee
1st Period (from 05/03/2010 to 06/03/2010): 25 euro (USD $35.00)
2nd Period (from 06/01/2010 to 07/30/2010): 60 euro (USD $84.00)
3rd Period (from 07/31/2010 to 08/31/2010): 75 euro (USD $105.00)

Entries
2 digital images

Timetable
List of recibed submission: September 27, 2010
Jury evaluation period: From September 9, to September 25, 2010
Winners announcement: September 27 2010
Opengap mention announcement: October 15, 2010
Awarding of prices: October , 2010

Organizer
OPENGAP

Official Website
http://www.opengap.net/index.php?p=ficha_concurso_abierto&id=2