Register: OCT/18/2018, Submit: OCT/18/2018, Eligibility: Natural persons, legal persons, design teams, teams composed of an architect, acoustician and stage technologist, Fee: Free, Awards: 1st Prize 80,000 PLN (Polish zloty) (about 18,655 EUR) + negotiations about contract for the design, 2nd Prize 50,000 PLN (about 11,660 EUR), 3rd Prize 30,000 PLN (about 6,995 EUR), 3 distinction 20,000 (about 4,665 EUR) each; TAX included
The aim of the Competition is to select the architectural and city planning solution for the new seat of the Musical Theatre in Poznań (Poland) that is best from the architectural, utility, visual, acoustic, ecological and economic viewpoints, together with a proposal for developing the adjoining area. The Ordering Party expects a contemporary architectural form of the highest quality, meeting high functional requirements and capable of becoming the showpiece of Poznań. The conception should take into account the location conditions, i.e. the conservation protection zone, size of the investment project area, neighbourhood of the tram and railway tracks, flight pass zone for the Ławica airport, transport service from the Skośna and Św. Marcina Streets side, as well as the development, functional and acoustic needs of the Theatre.
The area of the competition is located in the western part of the city, at the corner of Św. Marcin and Skośna streets, in the immediate vicinity of the Music Academy and the railway.
The maximum planned total cost of the execution of the subject of the order, which will be awarded directly, shall not exceed the amount of 7,300,000 PLN (about 1,702, 345 EUR) gross.
The maximum planned total cost of the work performed based on the competition work (realisation of the investment: construction and ﬁnishing work) shall not exceed the amount of 170,000,000 PLN (about 39,643,675 EUR) gross.
The competition consists of two stages. The participants shall submit the application for the participation in the competition along with their portfolio. In the ﬁrst stage they submit their own description of the vision. Then, 6 teams will be invited to the second stage and to submit their competition work with a model.