The competition is part of the inaugural reSITE Festival (May, 21-27), which is an international event in Prague that is committed to exploring collaborative ideas that make cities more livable. It is about partnerships for a better urban future in Prague.The Festival will be centered on a two-day conference and supported by dozens of independently organized events. The spotlight will be on the under-utilized riverfront, urban mobility and public spaces.reSITE Festival, ARCHIP (Architectural Institute in Prague) and Skanska a.s. invite professional and student designers, architects, planners, artists and to participate in an international design competition to propose a Conceptual Vision Plan and an Innovative Site Intervention for the River Vltava, in Prague, Czech Republic.
Competitors are asked to develop a new Vision Plan for this section of the riverfront that creates a unified experience, linking cultural, recreational, ecological, historical and economic opportunities.
Thorough inventory and analysis of the river will reveal issues relative to access, cultural adjacency, transportation (over land and water), economics, development, post-industrial placelessness and pedestrian connection.
Successful proposals will deal with the river at a city/regional scale at a concept level in the following ways:
For administration purposes, competitors are required to register online their intent to complete by April 27, two weeks in advance of the project submission deadline. registration form
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