Vilnius National Concert Hall


Sponsors: Vilnius City Municipality, Lithuania; UIA
Competition Coordinator: Lithuanian Union of architects
Type: open, International
Fee: none
Languages: English, Lithuanian
1st Prize – €60,000
2nd Prize – €40,000
3rd Prize – €20,000
25 June 2019 – Deadline for submissions
01 September 2019 – Results
• Ole Gustavsen: architect, Snohetta, Norway (Jury Chair and UIA representative)

  • Andreas Cukrowicz: architect, Cukrowicz Nachbaur Architekten, Austria
  • Fabrizio Barozzi: architect, Barozzi/Veiga, Spain
  • Xander Vermeulen Windsant: architect, XVW, Netherlands
  • Gintaras Balčytis: architect, Dviejų grupė, Lithuania
  • Marija Nemunienė: architect, ICOMOS Lithuania, Lithuania                      
  • Mindaugas Pakalnis: architect, Vilnius City Municipality City’s Development Department, Deputy
    Design Challenge:
    Participants of the architectural competition will be asked to design a building, two concert halls, spaces for lounge bars, a spacious lobby with a breath-taking view of the city, and premises for any other cultural activities. The budget for design and construction works amounts to EUR 52 million. All object designing, construction and installation as well as land plot management related costs are included in this amount.

In accordance with the terms and conditions of the architectural design competition drawn up by the municipality, the new building should accommodate up to 1,700 people in the big hall and 500 people in the small hall.
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