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Call for Proposals: Folly 2013 @ DesignLoft V2.0 753

Call for Proposals: Folly 2013

Location :
Web
Submission Deadline :
2013-01-07
Registration Deadline :
2013-01-07
Award :
$5,000
Jury Members :
Michael Arad, Orly Genger, John Hatfield, Granger Moorhead, Billie Tsien.
Type :
Open to all, International, Free Admission
Admission fee :
Free

Socrates Sculpture Park and the Architectural League invite architects and designers to apply for Folly, a design/build studio residency (March-May 2013) leading to an exhibition at Socrates (tentatively opening May-June 2013).

Description

Socrates and the League welcome proposals for large-scale projects and installations that explore contemporary interpretations of the architectural folly. Especially popular among the Romantics of the 18th and 19th centuries, architectural follies are small-scale structures, which often have no discernible purpose and are placed within a garden or landscape as a means to draw the eye to specific points or to frame a view.

Eligibility

Architects and related designers are invited to apply. Applicants do not need to be registered architects. Architects and designers outside of New York City are eligible to apply, but housing and transportation are not provided as part of the award. If selected, non-resident architects will have to make their own living and travel arrangements. Full-time matriculated students are not eligible to apply.

Schedule

  • January 7, 2013—Submission Deadline
  • January 7, 2013—Registration Deadline

Jury

  • Michael Arad
  • Orly Genger
  • John Hatfield
  • Granger Moorhead
  • Billie Tsien

Awards

One project will be chosen. The recipient will receive a $5,000 production grant towards realizing the proposed project.

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