Kazakhstan National Pantheon Competition

Sponsor: Mayor’s Office of Astrana City (Akimat), Kazakhstan

Location: Kazakhstan

Type: International

Submissions Deadline: 1 March 2014

Award: 7.5 Million KZT (approx $48,600 US)

Design Challenge: The Mayor Office of Astana city (Akimat) is launching an international architectural competition for the development of concept of the National Pantheon of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Pantheon is to be designed to become a burial vault of national heroes who have made a significant contribution to the establishing a national identity and development of the country. It has to be unique from monumental and ornamental art perspective and cult content as well.

The purpose of the competition is to generate conceptual architectural and urban-planning solutions and ideas of Pantheon.

In order to get project-related information, the potential participants need to send an application and copy of a professional license certificate to main@astanagenplan.kz, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana, 010000, ul. Bukeikhan, 22 till December 15, 2013 6 p.m. Astana time. Should you have any questions please contact Ms. Alexandra Nigay at anigay@mail.ru.