NEXT LANDMARK 2015

Floornature.com, architecture, design and project culture portal is holding the third edition of the international contest for young architects, engineers, landscape architects, urban planners, photographers and designers.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Essay, Photography
Country Italy
Registration Deadline 12 Septembe 2015 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 12 Septembe 2015 (via Online)
Eligibility The Landmark of the year category: all licensed professionals of any age/ The Research category: all design professionals graduated after 1 January 2000/ The Photography category: all designers, architecture photographers and students
Target Field The Landmark of the year category: built the project after 1 January 2010

Categories
- Landmark of the year category: the architectural work must be designed for contemporary living and be built after 1 January 2010 by a licensed architect of any age;
- Research category: unbuilt projects for urban redevelopment, ideal buildings, dissertations and theoretical reflection on contemporary living by architects who graduated after 1 January 2000;
- Photography category: A creative and original photographic study of the new urban Landmarks. The photography category is open to all designers, architecture photographers and students enrolled in an Architecture/Design/Engineering or Photography Degree. Basic analogue or digital photography skills are required to create a well-proportioned portrayal of architecture according to contemporary photography trends.

Jury
Volker Halbach, architect from blauraum architekten studio in Hamburg and Berlin, curator of the new IRIS Fiandre Group gallery in Berlin
Olga Aleksanova, architect from Buro Moscow studio and curator of Super Surface Space in Moscow
Veronika Valk, director of PhD Program at the Estonian Academy of Arts, Estonian Academy of Arts - Faculty of Architecture
Federica Minozzi, Chairperson, Floornature.com
Luca Molinari, architect, architecture historian and critic, curator of SpazioFMG per l'architettura in Milan
Paolo Schianchi, architect and professor, IUSVE
Angelo Maggi, architect, IUAV professor

Prize
- Travel to and accommodations in Milan during Expo 2015 and the exhibition and event and the awards ceremony (prize includes: hotel accommodations for 3 nights, travel to and in Milan, admission to Expo 2015 for 2 people)
- Exhibition, Publication

Entry Fee
None

Entries
Landmark of the year category:
- 4 photographs of the project in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- 3 project boards containing the entrant’s choice of layouts, cross-sections and elevations in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- 3 images considered necessary to best represent the architectural project (rendering, photographs of models, sketches, diagrams etc.) in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- project report of no more than 1800 keystrokes in English
Research category:
Unbuilt projects:
- 4 renderings of the project in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- 3 project boards containing the entrant’s choice of layouts, cross-sections and elevations in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- 3 images considered necessary to best represent the project (rendering, photographs of models, sketches, diagrams etc.) in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- project report of no more than 1800 keystrokes in English

Research projects:
- 6 slides in in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel presenting the research containing English text, graphics, illustrations, sketches and whatever else can best represent the research
- abstract of the research of no more than 1800 keystrokes in English

Photography category:
- 5 photographs in jpg format 1280X1024 pixel 72 dpi
- written presentation of the photographic project of no more than 1800 keystrokes in English
- photographer’s bio of no more than 500 keystrokes

Timetable
Results announcement: by 22 September 2015

Organizer
Floornature

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