Calling all architecture students and young professionals – aquideas has launched a design competition for a museum that will submerge visitors in the history of the ancient Nile. Dubbed the Museum of the Ancient Nile (MoAN) Egypt, the competition seeks proposals for building that provide educational experiences on the beginnings of Egyptian civilization and the importance of the Nile, which snakes through eleven African countries. Entrants can participate individually or form teams of two to four participants. A total prize pool of € 6,375 will be distributed to the top three winners. Registration ends September 22, 2017 and the deadline for submissions is October 6, 2017.
Registration deadline: September 22nd, 2017
Submission deadline: October 6th, 2017
Prize: € 6,375 + 1 year free subscription to El Croquis magazine + 1 year free subscription to AV Proyectos magazine + 1 year free subscription to WA Wettbewerbe Aktuell magazine + Publication in Plataforma Arquitectura + Publication in Arquitectura Viva + Publication in WA Wettbewerbe Aktuell + Publication in The AAAA Magazine.
Participants: Architecture students and young architects worldwide.
Each participating team will submit a single panel a Din-A1format in vertical disposition, where the ideas of the project take shape.
The proposals should be uploaded through the webpage www.arquideas.net
More info and registration: http://www.arquideas.net/competition/museum-ancient-nile
Jury: Xander Vermeulen; Principal of XVW architectuur. Silvia Perea; Curator of art and architecture. Pilar Calderon; Architect, Co-founder of Calderon-Folch Studio. Marisa Santamaría; Head of Institutional Relations and Special Projects of IED Madrid. Ione Ruete; Manager of Barcelona Building Construmat. Andrés González-Meneses; Winner of CaVA Arizona architecture competition.