FUTURARC PRIZE seeks forward-thinking, innovative design ideas for Asia. The Competition offers a platform to professionals and students who are passionate about the environment. Through the force of their imagination it aspires to capture visions of a sustainable future.
100,000 people in 1 km2
The FuturArc Prize 2019 asks you to investigate what it means to live in densities of 100,000 per square kilometre.
The redesigned neighbourhood must do the following:
1. Produce energy, water and food
2. Offer inclusive and accessible public space to all groups in the community
3. Offer space to non-human species and perform ecosystem services
4. Engage the wider city in positive and generous way
Site selection is at the entrant’s discretion and should be explained clearly in the submission. Only sites in Asia or Australia will be accepted. Entries should be submitted using templates provided on the competition website.
CASH PRIZES* INCLUDE:
|First Place: S$15,000||First Place: S$10,000|
|Second Place: S$8,000||Second Place: S$5,000|
|Third Place: S$4,000||Third Place: S$2,000|
(*Prizes subject to changes.)
Winners of FuturArc Prize will be honoured during BCI Asia Awards ceremony 2019 (May-June 2019), a gala event that attracts the crème de la crème of the architecture, building and construction industry in all seven BCI Asia countries. The total turnout estimates over 2,500. Winners and their winning projects will appear in FuturArc magazine as well as websites and social media channels. FuturArc is the established leading voice of Green architecture and design in Asia, widely distributed in the region.
Competition websites are now open with details on submission requirements and criteria:
Closing date for online registration and submission: 31st December 2018.