7th Xella Bode Museum Student Competition

Sponsor: Xella

Type: student, 1-stage

Language: German

Eligibility: students in architecture, town planning, urban planning, landscape design and civil engineering at universities in Germany

Registration fee: none

1st Prize – 3,000 EUR
2nd Prize – 2,500 EUR
3rd Prize – 2,000 EUR
6 Honorable mentions – 1,500 EUR each

15 March,  2010 – submission deadline

Design Challenge:
The 7th Xella Student Competition is the first time in its 25-year successful history in building a museum in the heart of the award. The extension of the Bode Museum in Berlin is a demanding and challenging task, taking into account the situation of the land – close to Berlin Museum Island and within walking distance of the German Historical Museum and the new art building at Kupfergraben – exerts a special incentive. The extension of the Bode Museum in many uses are united, which is functionally divided into three areas can be divided – a new exhibition space – adjacent rooms (eg depots, restoration workshops, administration, etc.) – new spaces as “Place to be” The Masterplan “Museum Island”, the history of collections and a space program for the extension are important bases of reward.

Submission Requirements:
-1:500 mapshowing the open space design and the development of site
-1:200 plans, sections and views
-1:50 At least two details of construction / building Without Scale
-Text Explanation of design
-At least three perspectives / visualizations / collages
-Explanatory drawings and diagrams

For more information, go to: http://www.xella.de/html/deu/de/12951.php