The program challenges participants to design a NEW Urban Vertical Farm and Botanical Gardens Skyscraper in Seoul City that takes into today’s ever-increasing urban growth, consumption in populated cities.
The design should be visually and aesthetically engaging and investigates the possibilities for urban Vertical farming communities and maximise the positive impact of Vertical Farming and be an acceptable addition to the Seoul City Skyline.
It should also respond directly to the issue of space and population density in Seoul city. And also address the social, environmental, cultural and economic issues and concerns of the ever-increasing urban growth.
o Graduate Architects
o Architecture Students
o Team (Architects, Graduate Architect, Architecture Students, Engineers, Designers )
Every entrant shall be required to pay an entry fee as follows:
o Special Registration: $80 US from 29th April 00:00 (GMT) to 09th May 2013 11:59 (GMT)
o Early Registration: $100 US from 10th May 00:00 (GMT) to 13th June 2013 11:59 (GMT)
o Standard Registration: $120 US from 14th June 00:00 (GMT) to 09th August 2013 11:59 (GMT)
o Late Registration: $150 US from 10th August 00:00 (GMT) to 16th August 2013 11:59 (GMT)
All registration fee are discounted for students.
16th August 2013 —————- Closing Date for Submissions
RESULT ANNOUNCEMENT / PUBLICATION
09th September 2013 —————– Official Result Announcement / Publication
PRIZES AND AWARDS
Winning project entry will receive prizes totaling US$ 6,000.00 as follows:
o US$ 3,500 (THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED US DOLLARS)
o US$ 1,500 (ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED US DOLLARS)
o US$ 1,000 (ONE THOUSAND US DOLLARS)
10 Special Mentions