New Taipei City Museum of Arts Conceptual Design International Competition


First Prize
Peter Boronski Nationality:New Zealand (Practice Architect in Japan)
Joint Participant:Jean-Loup Baldacci Nationality:France

Second Prize
Kengo Kuma / Kengo Kuma & Associates Nationality:Japan
Joint Participant:Masato Araya / OAK Structure Design Office Nationality:Japan
Atsuro Oka / P.T. Morimura & Associates, Ltd. Nationality:Japan

Third Prize
Federico Soriano Pelaez Nationality:Spain

Honorable Mentions (5 entries)
James Law Cybertecture International Holding Limit / James Law Nationality:Hong Kong
Participation Team Members:Feisal Noor  Nationality:Hong Kong
              Andy Leung  Nationality:Hong Kong
              Melvin Pong  Nationality:Hong Kong
              Charles Chu  Nationality:Hong Kong

Sung Goo Yang  Nationality:USA
Participation Team Members:Oscar Kang  Nationality:USA

Ian Yan-Wen Shao  Nationality:R.O.C
Participation Team Members:Jr-Gang Chi (Ar-Ch Studio)  Nationality:R.O.C

Jafar Bazzaz  Nationality:Iran
Participation Team Members:Arash Pouresmaeilhadi  Nationality:Iran
              Kamal Youssefpoor Majed  Nationality:Iran

Yasutaka Oonari Masamichi Kawakami (101 design)  Nationality:Japan

Merit Awards (10 entries)
Moxon Architects / Ben Addy  Nationality: UK

HCCG Architects & Associates / Wang Yu-hua  Nationality:R.O.C
Participation Team Members:Rocco Design Architects Ltd. / Rocco Yim

Lmk Altitude Limited / Leung Man Kit  Nationality:Hong Kong

Rodrigo Vilas-Boas Nationality:Portugal

Jaime Bartolome Yllera  Nationality:Spain
Participation Team Members:Pablo Gil Martinez Nationality:Spain

FERNANDO JEREZ  Nationality:Spain

Cell Space Architects Co. Ltd / Mutsue(Seko) Hayakusa  Nationality:Japan

all (zone) Co., Ltd / Rachaporn Choochuey Nationality:Thailand

Xie Wen-zhi  Nationality:R.O.C

wHY Management Inc. / Yo-ichiro Hakomori  Nationality:USA
Participation Team Members:HOY Architects & Associates / Mark Ongg  Nationality: R.O.C

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The objectives of this competition is to build a world-class museum of art in a call for proposal through a conceptual design international competition.

Category Project Competition / Open to Students / Competition Result
Type International, Conceptual Design, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Museum
Country Taipei
RegDeadline 5 August 2011 GoogleCal iCal
16 August 2011 (Must be Received) GoogleCal
Eligibility 1. Any licensed architect or licensed architect firm of Taiwan (R.O.C.) or foreign country, alone or in teams. / 2. Any design-related company of Taiwan (R.O.C.) or foreign country, alone or in teams. / 3. Any student recommended by design-related departm

The objectives of this competition to build a world-class museum of art in a call for proposal through a conceptual design international competition, creative and visionary schemes are sought in order to give the New Taipei City Museum of Art a fresh look and versatile art exhibition space. The design teams from all over the world are invited to challenge their imagination, pursue new possibilities for modern art museums and help New Taipei City create an artistic icon for the new century!

The planning and design guidelines in this design brief are for reference only. The designer must propose the new positioning for the new possibilities for modern art museums, define the exhibition method, and propose new space requirement, then proceed the planning and design based on the new required spaces and design guidelines.

Ching-Hwa Chang(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Jung-Ya, Hsieh(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Yen-Chi Hsu, Victor(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Sheng-Yuan Huang(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Kwang-Yu King(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Chung-Twn Kuo(Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Wei-Li Liao(Taiwan, R.O.C.)

Stage One:
Three Shortlists: NT$ 1,000,000 for each (Approximately US$ 33,333)
(Awarded the right to enter into Stage Two)
Five Honorable Mentions: NT$ 100,000 for each (Approximately US$ 3,333)
Ten Merit Awards: Certificate of Award

Stage Two:
One First Prize: NT$ 3,000,000 (Approximately US$ 100,000)
One Second Prize: NT$ 1,500,000 (Approximately US$ 50,000)
One Third Prize: NT$ 1,000,000 (Approximately US$ 33,333)

Entry Fee

Announcement of Shortlists: 2011/08/19
Announcement of the Winners: 2011/10/14

New Taipei City Government, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

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