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Guadalajara Public Library Competition

Type: International
Category: Architecture
Subject: Design of Public Library
Registration deadline: January 1, 1970
Submission Date: April 25, 2005
Country: Mexico
Registration Fee: 200$
Prizes: 2 000 000
Guadalajara Public Library Competition
Municipality of Zapopan & University of Guadalajara

Type: Open
Registration Deadline: February 4, 2005
Submission Deadline: April 25, 2005
Open to: Licensed Architects
Entry Fee: US$200
Awards: Over 1,000,000 Mexican Pesos and Design Commission
Jury: Alvaro Siza, Ricardo Legorreta, Jose Luis Cortes and Robert Campbell

The general objective is to provide Guadalajara's metropolitan area and the state of Jalisco a new Public Library of high-quality, with a capacity of more than 2,000,000 volumes and capability to host 3,600 simultaneous users, this creating a research and reading space devoted both to the general public as well as specialists. This space will add to the cultural activities for the benefit of the population.

For more information or to register, contact:
University of Guadalajara Cultural Center Trust
Av. Mariano Otero 1249 World Trade Center Guadalajara Torre Atlántico
Piso 4 Oficina B244 Colonia Rinconada del Bosque Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico C.P. 44540
Phone: (52)33-3671-2811
Fax: (52)33-3671-2816

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