Reprogramming Oriel’s Social Spaces: Oriel College, Oxford, UK

Sponsors: City of New Rochelle, New York

Type: Expressions of Interest (EOI)

Eligibility: Licensed architects

Language: English

Fee: none


19 July 2013 – Submission deadline for EOI

Competition process:

Malcolm Reading Consultants (MRC) is managing the two-stage competition on behalf of the College. Initially,

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are invited, from which a shortlist of five to seven teams will be selected to work up concept proposals.

Design Challenge:

The design competition seeks an exceptional team for a major project, estimated between £5-10 million, to reprogram the college’s social spaces and catering facilities. The competition focuses on the wedge-shaped area that lies between the Grade I listed Hall, Chapel and medieval wall running along Magpie Lane. The site includes the dining hall, bar and social space, kitchen and ancillary facilities.

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