International Competition for the Landmark Design of Qianhai New City Center ARCHITECTURE COMPETITION

Register  April 30, 2019 | Submit April 30, 2019 | Architecture Competitions



International Competition for the Landmark Design of Qianhai New City Center



As the fourth great bay area in the world, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is an important spatial carrier for China to build world-class city group and engage with the world. In accordance with the requirements of “relying on Hongkong, serving the mainland and facing the world”, Qianhai has undertaken a number of national strategic goals that include these four major national strategic missions-Free Trade Zone, Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Cooperation, One Belt One Road and Innovation-driven Development. It is the Special Zone in Special Zones. With the official launch of the Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, it is of great significance to build a world landmark which represents the image of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and promotes the spirit of the special zone.



March 29th,2019:Issue the official announcement and accept registration
April 19th,2019(Tentative):Q&A Meeting
Before 15:00, April 30th, 2019 (Tentative):Deadline for submission of registration documents
May 8th, 2019(Tentative):Prequalification to select 10 shortlisted competitors from the open applicants basing on their registration materials and conceptual proposal
May 17th, 2019(Tentative):Notification of the shortlist of open applicants
May 24th, 2019 (Tentative):Site visit /Q&A and kick-off meeting
Before 15:00, July 25th, 2019 :Deadline for deliverables
All the time is subject to Beijing time. The hosts reserve the right to adjust the schedule.



First prize (1 or none): (if any) RMB 3 million (about $450,000). If it is decided to award the contract for further design, the bonus shall be deducted from the design fee;
Second prize (1 or 2): RMB 2 million (about $ 300,000);
Third prize (2): RMB 1.5 million (about $ 200,000) each;
Excellent prize (3): RMB 1 million (about $150,000) each.



If the open shortlisted competitors submit qualified deliverables but fail to win the prize, each will receive a compensation of RMB 400,000.
You can take bonus or compensation, whichever is higher. No compensation will be given to the participants who submit unqualified deliverables.



Foster + Partners Limited
MVRDV B. V. + Studio Other Spaces GmbH
Snøhetta + Kingsley Ng
Sou Fujimoto Architects Inc.
Studio Zhu-Pei + Xu Bing







For more information about this competition, please contact us.