Siberian Center for Contemporary Art (Novosibirsk) and Siberian Center for the Promotion of Architecture (Novosibirsk) invite to take part in Open international competition for the architectural concept of the symbolic object of city environment dedicated to Russian avant-garde WORLDS OF EL LISSITZKY.
The competition consists of Stage I (architectural concept) and Stage II (architectural project).
Stage I. The concept of the competition. Dates 01.09 - 20.10.2012
In Russia there are no monuments either to the Russian avant-garde movement or to Russian avant-gardist. That is why this project is unique. The realization of this project will be significant for the city and Russia. And it will underline the importance of Novosibirsk as one of the centers of Russian constructivist architecture. Competitors offer their concepts of symbolic object dedicated to Russian avant-garde (or to El Lissitzky). Concepts must be realizable.
Projects which will take the first, the second and the third places in the Stage I will get awards
I – 1 000 USD
II – 750 USD
III – 500 USD
Several finalists of the Stage I will be recommended by a Jury to participate in the Stage II. The winner of the Stage II will be required to enter into an agreement relating to the implementation of the winning project in Novosibirsk.
Participation in the competition is free of charge.
All projects will be exhibited on web-site www.zkapitel.ru
The exhibition of the second tour finalists will be hold in Siberian Center for Contemporary Art (Novosibirsk, 11 Voksalnaya Magistral st.) and within a framework of the Festival Zolotaya Kapitel 2013 (in February 2013).
Registration form must be send not later than 01.10.2012 by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Live-data on www.zkapitel.ru