Bratislava Čulenova – New City Centre

Sponsors: Penta Investmens

Type: Prequalified and Invited, Two-stage

Language: English

Eligibility: Licensed European architect

Invited Architects:

David Chipperfield Architects
Dominque Perrault Architecture
Foreign Office Architects
Neutelings Riedijk Architects

Registration Fees: not listed

First Place – shall be awarded the Planning, Design, and Supervision Rights of the project

Honorarium – each stage-two participant submitting the stage-two proposal documents and conducting the presentation and Q&A shall be awarded an honorarium of 10.000 EUR

26 January 2010 – Deadline for Expression of Interest
1 February 2010 – Selection of eight (three shortlisted, five invited) architects to provide a Project vision
1 March 2010 – Deadline for submissions of project vision
5 March 2010 – Shortlist of architects qualified for State Two

Jozef Oravkin (Partner, Penta Investments)
Juraj Šaštinský (Project director, Penta Investments)
Miro Hrušovský (Head of Architecture, Penta Investments)
Linda Trembová (Architect, Penta Investments)
Prof. Ing. arch. Štefan Šlachta, PhD. (chief advisor to Mayor of Bratislava on design and
public spaces)
Dipl.–Ing. Peter Gero (Head of the Department for City Development and Revitalisation

Design Challenge
: Penta Investments is seeking to appointing an architect to design a large scale mixed use development in the city centre of Bratislava through a 2-stage, pre-qualified and invited competition.

The project goal is to create part of the “new city centre” with the highest quality of urban spaces and architecture, while accommodating more than 120.000 m2 of offices, residences, retail and culture.

Submission Requirements:

Stage One – Expression of Interest and a project vision including: overall design concept, massing, open and public space strategy and mobility strategy

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