Submission: november 5 2012
Registration: october 31 2012 (80$)
Prizes: 1st Prize 3.500 $ 2nd Prize 1.700 $ 3rd Prize 800 $
Type: Open Competition for students and architects.
Competition to design a New Sustainable Market Square in Casablanca (Morocco). The architecture of this new Structure should reflect contemporary design tendencies. The proposal must not only attend to the specific function but the design should also take into consideration the urban insertion and its impact.
This Competition hopes to achieve the following:
_Research, respond to and highlight the unique aspects of designing an original market.
_Create a new comtemporary social space where locals can meet and shop.
_Generate the discussion and ideas about the functionality of community and street commerce.
_Meet the requirements of Green Architecture.
_Experiment with innovative materials.