Open Call: LA+ ICONOCLAST Design Ideas Competition

Open Call: LA+ ICONOCLAST Design Ideas Competition

LA+ ICONOCLAST challenges designers to reimagine and redesign New York's Central Park for the 21st century following a fictional eco-terrorist attack that devastates the park. LA+ invites submissions from architects, landscape architects, planners, artists, and designers from anywhere in the world. This is an ideas competition - no professional qualifications are required to enter.

Five winners will share US $20,000 and feature publication in a special issue of LA+ Journal entitled LA+ ICONOCLAST. Ten honorable mentions receive a certificate and publication.

Lola Sheppard - architect and co-founder, Lateral Office
Geoff Manaugh - author, BLDGBLOG and “A Burglar’s Guide to the City”
Jenny Osuldsen - landscape architect and partner, Snøhetta
Charles Waldheim - Director of the Office for Urbanization, Harvard GSD
Beatrice Galilee - Curator of Architecture + Design, Metropolitan Museum Art
Richard Weller - Chair of Landscape Architecture, PennDesign + Creative Director, LA+ Journal.

The brief asks for a plan, a short explanatory text, and 1-2 sheets of supporting imagery of entrants' choice. Details on competition website:

Download the information related to this competition here.

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Cite: "Open Call: LA+ ICONOCLAST Design Ideas Competition" 10 Sep 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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