Category: Architectural Competitions — August 15, 2013 at 8:00 am

Spartacus Alive

Revitalization of the stadium “Spartak” in the historical center of Yaroslavl (UNESCO Zone)

Description
Formation of a closed space for exhibitions, festivals, fairs. Creation of a new pavilion type in the historic center of the city of Yaroslavl, on the site of the old ravine (protected landscape) according to the development program of the museum complex of the city.
The program focuses on local lore and history of the city. A significant portion of the area of the proposed building (80% and more) will be a new exhibition space of the museum of local lore and a museum of history of the city. Until now, these museums are situated in a Holy Transfiguration Monastery.
Note: the maximum height above the existing ground level, the upper edge of the ravine – 2 m

Organizer
The Government of Yaroslavl Region, UNESCO World Heritage Committee, ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites), Yaroslavl State Technical University

Prize
1st place: Grand Prix of Yaroslavl International Architecture Biennale, the right to further object design (for the realization of the project),
All projects will be published in the catalog of competitive projects,
The best projects (shortlist) will take part in the exhibition and presentation.

Deadline: October, 1, 2013

Competition website: cih.ru/bie/spartak

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  • Long List of the projects of the Yaroslavl Architecture Biennale competition «Spartacus Alive» is published here: http://cih.ru/bie/45.html
    Online public vote among the inhabitants of Yaroslavl, the contestants and all who are interested in this competition starts. You can vote using the Facebook «like», Google «+1» or «retweet» buttons under each project. The project, which will score the maximum number of votes will receive a special honorable mention — Audience Award. Also public vote will affect the jury choice.

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