Jury Announced for Lisbon Architecture Triennale 2013: Close, Closer

Courtesy of closecloser.com

The Lisbon Architecture Triennale has announced the panel of judges for this year’s projects. The panel will be composed of important architects like Bjarke Ingels of BIGMinsuk Cho of Mass StudiesPhillippe Rahm of Philippe Rahm Architects and Luis Santiago Baptista of the journal Arqa.

The theme of the Triennale this year is “Close, Closer” and it intends to initiate a discussion regarding the changing role of the contemporary architect. There will be three exhibitions, a lecture program, a series of electronic publications, student awards, a Debut Award for young architects and a career achievement award.

The Boxes House / Luís Santiago Baptista, Tiago Leite de Araújo

© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Architects: ,
Location: Largo de Carnide, Lisbon, Portugal
Client: Eng. Helena Antunes
Structural Engineer: Eng. Pedro Gonçalves
Mechanical Engineers: PRPC Engenheiros, Eng. Pedro Romano, Eng. Paulo Cardoso
Electrical Engineer: Eng. António Trindade
Constructor: Tetrapod: Manuel Velhas, Miguel Pires, Arch. Ruben Martins
Project year: 2002 – 2009
Photographs: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra