Tag Archives: Crested – Waterfront pavilion design challenge near river Arno

Submission: April 12, 2022
Registration: April 11, 2022
Language: English
Location: Florence, Italy
Prizes: USD 24,000
Type: Open


The architecture competition brief calls for a redesign of Terzo Giardino, to make it a flood-resistant waterfront public space along the banks of the river Arno.  The aim of the competition is to come up with unique design solutions to preserve and conserve the river Arno waterfront. Designing a waterfront development that would both fulfil the function of acting as a flood barrier as well as act as a non-disruptive addition to the public spaces of the city is the goal. The location is sensitive so the negative impact of design must be reduced while ensuring the comfort of users.

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