International Design Competition for National Design Museum
1. Competition Outline
(1) Competition Method
This design competition is classified as general design competition and international design competition.
(2) Project Overview
Site Location: cultural facility lot (Culture S-1) in Sejong-ri (Area S-1), Sejong, Korea
Site area : 12,157㎡
Architectural Area : 19,648㎡(14,071㎡ + 5,577㎡[underground parking])
Scale : 2 stories below ground, 22m or less in height, 5 stories or less above ground
Total construction cost : 40,374 million KRW for construction
Architectural design cost : Approx. 1,932 million KRW (including design cost for corridor and underground parking lot, VAT included)
Design period : about 12 months from the date of contract
Building-to-land ratio: less than 50%
– The site area and building area for calculating the building-to-land ratio is based on the sum of the existing facilities (Children’s Museum, Integrated Facility, Museum of Urbanism and Architecture).
Site area: 59,936㎡ (existing facilities 47,779㎡+National Design Museum 12,157㎡)
Building area: Existing facilities 7,444m2 + National Design Museum
– The underground parking lot may be subject to changes such as area increase or decrease, location change, etc. depending on budgetary circumstances during design service, and the winner must change the design within the above architectural design cost.
Both domestic and foreign architects (Licensed Architects, including corporations) can participate.
A joint application can be made by up to 5 people (individual or corporation), and one of the joint applicants must be selected as the representative and registered.
The representative of the application must be a person who has an architect’s license as stipulated in Article 7 of the Korean Architects Act as of the date of announcement, has completed a report on the establishment of an architect’s office in accordance with Article 23 of the same Act, and has no grounds for disqualification according to the relevant laws and regulations. If elected, the main contractor becomes the representative for the application.
Foreign architect’s license holders must form a joint contractor with the application representative to participate.
Representatives of the application and those who are registered as co-applicants cannot participate in duplicate participation in other joint-application teams participating in this design contest.
National Design Museum Design Competition Steering Committee members, judges, technical judges, or their immediate family cannot participate in this contest.
Employees of the organization or company to which the member of judge committee belongs cannot participate in this contest.
If the judge committee member concerned is a ‘full-time faculty member’, such as a full-time professor, associate professor, or assistant professor, belonging to a university under Articles 14 and 15 of the Higher Education Act of the Republic of Korea, ‘Full-time faculty members’ belonging to the same department/faculty of the same university as the person concerned are not eligible to participate in this contest.
If a person who violates the above qualifications registers for participation, the competition host and the competition management party may refuse the application.
Winner (1 Work) Award and priority negotiation right for
preliminary design and working design
2nd Place (1 Work) Award and 40,000,000 KRW
3rd Place (1 Work) Award and 30,000,000 KRW
Honorable Mention (2 Works) Award and 15,000,000 KRW each
* Including tax