Rethinking Shanghai 2012

Sponsor: 10 Design

Type of competition: Open, international, ideas

Language: English

Location: Shanghai, China

Eligibility: Architects, Landscape architects, planners, students

Registration Fee: None


1 March 2012 – Registration deadline

28 March 2012 – Submission deadline


Jonathan Solomon, Michael Speaks, Terri Peters, Carlo Aiello, Lorcan O’Herlihy,

Mario Cipresso, Hai Jun, Stephen Lau, Feng Qian, Wenjun Zhi, David Hill, Juliet Landler, Anthony Burke


US$3,000 (total)

Design challenge:

The aim of the competition is to design a visionary proposal for a sustainable architectural intervention along the Suzhou Creek in Shanghai. The location of the site selected can be anywhere along the Suzhou creek as long as it is within Shanghai. The project must occupy at least 150,000 square meters of land and contain residential, office, and commercial functions. The ratio and size of the programmatic elements is up to the competitor.

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E-mail & Questions: (Tania Conforti)