Submission: December 03, 2016
Registration: November 27, 2016
Location: San Francisco, USA
Prizes: 1st Prize: €2,000, 2nd Prize: €1,000
AWR Competitions proposes the design of a new building inside the Golden Gate Park, San Francisco House of Music. The project wants to become an important link between the past and the present of the city.This new space, in addition to the Opera in the War Memorial Opera House, will be a place where new trends of classical and contemporary music will perform. The building will be a place where the community will be able to use the common areas and will enjoy the spectacles surrounded by the nature of the context.
Students, architects, engineers, and designers are invited to participate to this competition. Admissions will be accepted for individuals as well as teams. Teams should be made up of no more than five members and can be multidisciplinary.
The registration fee are for teams and not for each participant or member of the team. Each team may submit only one project proposal that corresponds to the amount paid. The submission of more than one project proposal may be made only after the payment of an additional fees.
|Promotional registration||July 05, 2016 – July 20, 2016||40 €|
|Special registration||July 21, 2016 – September 25, 2016||50 €|
|Early registration||September 26, 2016 – October 26, 2016||75 €|
|Late registration||October 27, 2016 – November 27, 2016||100 €|
First Prize 2000 €
Second Prize 1000 €
+ 5 honorable mentions
Each winning project will be published, if possible, on different scientific magazines and on several architecture blogs and websites, national and international. Winners and Honorable mentions will be published on the Website awrcompetitions.com.
Awards are intended for teams, regardless if the participation is by individuals or groups.
You must be correctly registered to the Website awrcompetitions.com to take part to the competition. Once the registration and the payment process has been successfully completed you will receive an email notice by AWR with a confirmation of the enrollment. In the confirmation mail you will receive a registration number which will be the only way of identifying you during the evaluation period. A further test for the correct payment will be the PayPal confirmation email.
Entrants must submit their proposal via email no later than: DECEMBER 3, 2016 (23:59 GMT +1) to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Each team must send the following material:
– ONE A1 FORMAT BOARD (841mm x 594 mm) HORIZONTAL FORMAT with the project. (max. 5 MB) in *.pdf
– A DESCRIPTIVE REPORT A4 FORMAT (29,7 cm x 21 cm) VERTICAL FORMAT explain the design process. maximum 5 pages, cover included (max 1 MB) in *.doc Report can include texts and images.
– THE OFFICIAL CONTEST form containing participants personal information (available for download in the download section of wwww.awrcompetitions.com).
Name file example: 14arc-u-01_personal info.pdf
A clear, concise explanation of the design that intelligently addresses the three key criteria and answers all the relevant questions in the call for entries. Explain the innovation and inspiration behind your idea. You are encouraged to give a unique
name to your design.
THE RESOLUTION OF THE BOARDS MUST BE 150 DPI, RGB MODE AND SAVED AS PDF FILES. THE BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER OF EACH BOARD MUST CONTAIN THE REGISTRATION NUMBER.
ALL THE FILES MUST BE PLACED IN A ZIP FOLDER NAMED AFTER YOUR REGISTRATION NUMBER.
THE BOARD SHOULD NOT CONTAIN ANY OTHER SIGN OF RECOGNITION, IT CAUSES THE IMMEDIATE EXCLUSION FROM THE COMPETITION.
NO ENTRANT SHALL DISCLOSE, EXHIBIT OR PUBLISH THEIR SUBMITTED ENTRY IN ANY FORM OR IN ANY FORUM UNTIL THE
COMPLETION OF THE COMPETITION AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS. ANY SUCH DISCOSURE WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE DISQUALIFICATION.
The official competition language is English. Any note or text must be written English. Any text written in a different language will be ignored. When the registration project deadline is over the automatic system that controls the delivery of the projects will be closed and it is not possible anymore to deliver the project.