Submission: May 31, 2017
Registration: May 31, 2017
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Prizes: 1st Prize: 5,000,000 KRW, x2 2nd Prize: 2,500,000 KRW, x5 3rd Prize: 1,000,000 KRW
The competition calls for ideas focusing on biosynthetic ecology as a vehicle for urban regeneration, and reflects the Metropolitan Government of Seoul’s new emphasis on building community engagement in sustainable urban regeneration. Participants are expected to examine Haebangchon, known as “Liberation Village,” a village in Namsan scheduled for conversion to a large urban park.