Register: APR/18/2017, Submit: APR/18/2018, Eligibility: Architects, architecture students, philosophers, sociologists, photographers, etc; individually, teams up to 4 members, Fee: 40 EUR JAN/15 – FEB/14/2018), 60 EUR (FEB/15 – MAR/14/2018), 80 EUR (MAR/15 – APR/18/2018); +21% VAT, Awards: 1st Prize 4,000 EUR, 2nd Prize 1,000 EUR, 3rd Prize 500 EUR, People’s Choice Award 200 EUR, 10 Honorable Mentions
Future of zoos will be decided in the next few years. We are facing radical changes in the concept. Over the decades we have been proved that animal captivity, in most cases in terrible conditions, has affected badly their quality of life and their expected lifetime. The raison d’être and the welfare of the more than 3.5 million animals that they contain around the world are increasingly questioned.