Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism:
Crossroads, Building the resilient city


Sponsor: SBAU2021
Type: Open, call for proposals

Consultant: Dominique Perrault
Fee: none

Language: English

The competition is open to a diversity of participants, not limited to professionals of the built environment. It is aimed at architects, town planners, all creators and organizations that contribute to the creation of cities and metropolitan areas.


30 June 2020 – Registration deadline

31 July 2020 – Submission deadline

The selected teams will receive an “Artist Fee” of USD 10,000 to realize their proposal.

Competition challenge:

What to submit?

The expected proposals showcase a project and an exhibition design, in other words, a CONTENT and a FORM.

- Regarding the CONTENT, any project can be submitted: built (less than 10 years), unbuilt, theoretical, academic, fictional. Recent and unpublished projects will be preferred, and new proposals are welcome.

- The proposal shall imperatively be applied to a specific city. The city can be anywhere around the world.

Regarding the FORM, the proposal should respect the Guidelines and the provided SBAU2021 exhibition concept plan. The proposal should match the allocated budget for their realization.

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