World of El Lissitzky Competition STAGE II. ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

This task includes landscaping the area around this object in such a way that it is possible to use all year round for public events such as exhibitions, open-air concerts, theatrical performances ect.

Category Idea Competition
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Landscape, Public
Country Novosibirsk, Russia
Registration Deadline 30 June 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 31 August 2014 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility The architects, designers, artists (individuals and teams)/ allow the participation of students of higher education institutions as a part of professional project team

Description
This task includes landscaping the area around this object in such a way that it is possible to use all year round for public events such as exhibitions, open-air concerts, theatrical performances ect. It is desirable to leave a green areas boundary in the existing boundaries and give suggestions for further planting within them.
The site for the object will be in the center of Novosibirsk, on the square named after engineer Nikolay Nikitin (crossroad of Oktyabrskaya Magistral and Kamenskaya st. , close to The Globus Theater. Object site – the basin of the reflecting pool (the cold water basin) was built for technological purposes for the Globus Theater. Currently, the pool is inoperable. The pool basin has the shape of an inverted cone with a curved surface. The diameter is 22 m, the depth is 2 m. There are metal sprinklers that are located in the center of the bowl and along the circumference 9 ( will be disassembled). The surface of the bowl is made of concrete while around the bowl; there are two concrete surface rings.

Jury
Not yet announced

Prize
1st Prize: 10,000 USD
2nd Prize: 7,500 USD
3rd Prize: 5,000 USD

Entry Fee
None

Entries
One 96 cm x 125 cm board in pdf file, A text (not more than 1500 letters)

Language
Russian, English

Timetable
Announcement of the results of The First Stage: no later than 10 November 2014

Organizer
Siberian Center for Contemporary Art, Siberian Center for the Promotion of Architecture

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