Space for Life’s international architecture competition

Project competition of three major projects at the Botanical Garden.

Category Project Competition
Type International, Project, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Architecture, Landscape
Country Montréal
Registration Deadline 20 March 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 26 March 2014 (Must be Received) GoogleCal
Eligibility The contest is open to multidisciplinary teams of architects, engineers, designers, landscape architects and designers. The invitation is open to specialists all over the world.

Space for Life’s international architecture competition of global character calls on the creativity, research and spirit of innovation of the best creators for the production of its three major projects: the Insectarium’s Metamorphosis project, the Renewed Biodôme and the Botanical Garden’s Glass Pavilion. These three projects will be legacies for the 375th anniversary of the City of Montréal.

Jean Beaudoin, architect, Intégral Jean Beaudoin (Quebec)
Charles-Mathieu Brunelle, Executive Director, Space for Life
Anne Charpentier, Director, Insectarium
Mario Cucinella, architect, Mario Cucinella Architects SRL (Italy);
Édouard François, architect, Maison Édouard François (France);
Normand Hudon, architect, Coarchitecture (Quebec);
Stephen R. Kellert, biophilic design expert, Yale University (United States)
Rachel Léger, Director, Biodôme
William G. Reed, sustainable development consultant, Integrative Design Collaborative and Regenesis (United States)
Gilles Vincent, Director, Botanical Garden

Design commission

Entry Fee

the city of Montréal

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