Expired: The “RUINS•REBIRTH” Dongjingyu Village Regeneration International Landscape Design Competition

The “RUINS•REBIRTH” Dongjingyu Village Regeneration International Landscape Design Competition

The “RUINS•REBIRTH” Dongjingyu Village Regeneration International Landscape Design Competition is co-organized by China Building Centre (CBC), Yuyang Township Government and Tianjin Urban Planning and Design Institute. As a point of departure for Dongjingyu Village’s regeneration master plan, this competition seeks to respond to the rural revival movement across China and explore the local culture and charm of the Village.

Professionals in landscape, planning, architecture and art as well as individuals of cross-disciplinary thinking from all parts of the world are invited to delve into the rustic wisdom and human relationship with nature embodied in the place.It is hoped that with sustained efforts of landscape and cultural intervention, the village will be transformed into a picturesque locus engaging a vibrant and diverse community, which will also contribute to the country’s rural revival endeavors and development of a new rural society.

This competition opens to young designers and design teams from all over the world.All the design firms,designers and students in architecture, landscape, urban planning, design and art are invited. 1.Design principles: 1) Preservation-mindedness: To respect and protect the site as much as possible. 2) Symbiosis: To fully demonstrate the idea of “vernacular symbiosis”; the project must be harmony with surroundings. 3) Feasibility: The proposal should have in mind the actual construction and keep the project feasible and cost-effective in terms of both construction and maintenance. The total cost is preferably kept low, though state-of-the-art technologies like VR are encouraged. 4) Ecology: The proposed project should reflect environmental awareness and a genuine understanding of the organic, low-carbon and sustainable construction. Application of eco-friendly materials and practices of construction is expected.

Awards:- 1st Prize: 100,000 CNY, 2nd Prize: 50,000 CNY, 3rd Prize: 30,000 CNY

Deadline:- 20-10-2016

Take this challenge