Register: SEP/05/2019, Submit: SEP/12/2019, Eligibility: Architects, designers, architecture students; individually, teams up to 5 members, Fee: 35 EUR (MAY/14 – JUN/05/2019), 60 EUR (JUN/06 – JUL/09/2019), 90 EUR (JUL/10 – AUG/19/2019), 110 EUR (AUG/20 – SEP/05/2019); +VAT 21%, Awards: 1st Prize 2,000 EUR, 2nd Prize 1,000 EUR, 3rd Prize 500 EUR, Mentions
The competition seeks for innovative ideas in the design of a house, focusing in the relationship of the project with a specific client, as well as with the site where it is located. Opengap invites participants to explore the boundaries and paradigms of house designing. To work in innovative and visionary proposals which can both, think in a basic housing program and the relation of identity between the customer and the project. Each participant or team will propose the client for designing a house. This will be a person of interest and inspiration for the project. There are no limitations as to the choice of the character. This may be a historical or contemporary, real or fictional person, from any origin or nationality. It is important that within the submitted proposal, the character is introduced and the project’s relationship with him or her is justified.