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Gold Coast Cultural Precinct Competition

Location :
Australia
Submission Deadline :
2013-09
Registration Deadline :
2013-09
Award :
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Jury Members :
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Type :
Open to all, International, Free Admission
Admission fee :
Free

Australia’s Gold Coast is on a global quest to develop a cultural heart and soul through the Gold Coast Cultural Precinct design competition. Due to be formally launched by Gold Coast City Council in 2013, this initiative will invite the world’s leading multi-disciplinary design teams to participate in a two-stage competition.

Challenge

The challenge will be to create compelling design concepts that reflect the Gold Coast’s quintessential character while demonstrating worlds best practice in landscape, urban and architectural design. The site for this new cultural precinct will be the 17-hectare Evandale site, in the heart of the city.

Brief

Gold Coast City Council has produced a vision document aimed at providing prospective teams with an initial understanding of the city’s vision and needs for the cultural precinct. The vision document addresses a range of characteristics that underscore the competition’s intent. These include:

  • hosting
  • visibility
  • productivity
  • connections
  • distinction
  • enabling
  • plural
  • fresh
  • clustered
  • sustainable

Schedule

  • Registration will be in association with the competition launch in March 2013.

Announcement and exhibition

The independent expert jury will evaluate and select one winning design concept. It is anticipated that this will be communicated in September 2013 and publicly viewable online and in an exhibition at the Gold Coast City Gallery.

Prizes

Up to three teams will be shortlisted and paid $250,000 each to embark on detailed concept design in response to a design brief. The ‘prize’ for the winner of the design competition is a contract to deliver subsequent design services towards the realisation of the Gold Coast Cultural Precinct.

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