New Music Theatre in Poznan

Sponsors: City of Poznan, Poland

Type: International, open, two-stage

Fee: none

Language: Polish
Eligibility: Architects (Teams to be composed of an architect, acoustician and stage technologist

Process: The competition consists of two stages.

The participants shall submit the application for participation in the competition along with their portfolio. In the first stage they submit their own description of the vision. Then, 6 teams will be invited to the second stage and to submit their competition work with a model.

18 October 2018 – Registration deadline


• Joanna Bielawska-Pałczyńska, Urban Conservator
• Wojciech Grabianowski, Architect
• Przemysław Kieliszewski, Director of the Music Theatre
• Mariusz Napierała, Set Designer
• Janusz Lichocki, Managing Principal Epstein
• Piotr Sobczak, Architect of the City of Poznań
• Stefan Sholz, Architect

1st Place – 80,000 zloty (approx. $14,500)
2nd Place 50,000 zloty
3rd Place 30,000 zloty

Design Challenge:

The participant who wins the 1st prize will also be invited to negotiate the public contract for the development of the design and the cost-estimate documentation of the construction of the new seat of the Music Theatre.

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