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Design Competition For Architecture Students - CONVERTING A FACTORY INTO A MUSEUM

Type: Local
Category: Architecture
Subject: Student Architecture Competition
Registration deadline: March 15, 2013
Submission Date: June 15, 2013
Country: Lebanon
Registration Fee: LL. 50,000 per participant
Prizes: Prizes of LL 9.000 000 to the three winners

Two adjacent factories in Alita, Gasa of Jbeil, will be converted into a museum of contemporary art. The competition is open to upper level students. Participants have to introduce changes to the present structures to serve a set program. The garden space should be integrated as a function of the museum activities. Originality and functionality are prized. 

Registration will start on Monday, February 4, 2013 until Friday, March 15, 2013 at RectoVerso Library, 58 Monot Street, Beirut. The participant will receive full information about the project and a participation number at registration. Questions can be addressed to
Registration fee is LL. 50,000 per participant. 
Submission of projects
The project has to be submitted on six A1 size laminated paper on foam boards together with an abstract not exceeding 300 words on A4 page, 12 points single space of the design project. The name of the participant should not appear on the boards:
-              Conceptual                      1 sheet  
-              Mass plan 1/500              1 sheet
-              Cut plan     1/100             1 sheet
-              Elevation   1/100              1 sheet
-              Sections     1/100             1 sheet
-              Perspective views             1 sheet
The boards should be uploaded individually as high resolution PDF or JPEG files on a CD and submitted with the boards. Final date for submission of projects is Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 1 pm at RectoVerso library.
Exhibition and Distribution of Prizes
Exhibition of the best thirty projects and the ceremony of distribution of certificates and prizes will be at ALITA on Saturday, June 29 at 7 pm
Certificates to the best ten projects
Prizes of LL 9.000 000 to the three winners
Exhibition of the best thirty projects
The Jury
 Non-teaching architects suggested by the universities and art critics to be announced.
For further information;
Tel. 03 271500     01 330994


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