Submission: July 4, 2021
Registration: July 4, 2021
Location: Moscow, Russia
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Competition for the development of cultural object, Pavillion
Do you want to become the author of the open-air summer cinema pavilion? Architects and artists are invited to share their ideas about the development for one of the main cultural locations in Moscow. Garage Museum of Contemporary Art and Strelka KB announce the launch of the Third Architectural Competition for the Development of the Concept for Garage Screen Summer Cinema. The winning project will be built in 2022.
This time the organizers suggest the participants improve the professional and creative potential of their teams by inviting artists to join the working groups.
The aim of the competition is to enable architects and artists to implement their design ideas as temporary structures on Garage Square. The competition is open to applicants from Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan. The organizer of the competition is Strelka KB.
The prize is 5 555$ as a grant for the development of the concept and the opportunity to participate in its realization.
The jury comprises Garage director Anton Belov, director of Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design and Strelka KB partner Varvara Melnikova, head of maintenance and construction at Garage Dmitry Konyakhin, Garage Screen curator Evgeny Gusyatinsky, and the founders of snkh bureau and 2019 competition winners, Ashot and Armine Snkhchyan.
Garage Museum of Contemporary Art is a place where people, art, and ideas can create history. Founded in 2008 by Dasha Zhukova and Roman Abramovich, Garage is the first philanthropic institution in Russia to create a comprehensive public mandate for contemporary art. Providing opportunities for dialogue, as well as the production of new work and ideas, the Museum’s extensive program of exhibitions, events, education, research, and publishing reflects current developments in Russian and international culture. Central to these activities is the Museum’s collection, which is the only public archive in the country related to the development of Russian contemporary art from the 1950s through to the present.
Strelka KB is a leading Russian company offering strategic consulting services in the field of urban development. Since 2013, Strelka KB helps cities develop their spaces, economies, management and technologies based on the demands of their residents. The company develops comprehensive solutions for improving mobility, ecology and sustainability of the urban environment and the quality and accessibility of housing. An important field of the company’s work is the organization of architectural competitions, which help put Russian cities on the international agenda. Strelka KB’s work has received international recognition and a series of awards, including the Urban Land Institute Awards 2019, ISOCARP Awards 2018, Qatar Sustainability Awards 2018 and LILA Awards 2018.
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