Competitions

Competitions of the International Biennale of Architecture in Krakow 2017

Competition A – architectural and urban competition. Competition A has open, idea (conceptual) character. The aim of the competition is to select the best project referring to the idea, subject and title of MBA KRK 2017 – “Backyard – field of imagination”, presented for one location, chosen by the participant from three locations proposed by the Organisers. Deadline for sending forms and entries in the Competition A: 4 September 2017. The Competition A Commisioner is architect Marcin Włodarczyk.

Prizes in the A competition:
1st prize – PLN 50 000
2nd prize – PLN 30 000
3rd prize – PLN 20 000

 

Competition B – seminar competition. The subject of the Seminar competition will include papers/presentations/manifestos that contribute to the theory serving the practice of shaping a human-friendly environment. In this year’s Biennale, works that contribute to the theory and practice of shaping the urban environment at the level of smallest space elements will be evaluated – i.e. at the verge of private and public space. Presentations may involve historic, theoretical and model aspects of shaping such semi-private spaces, as well as their visions, designs and realisations. Deadline for sending forms and entries in the Competition B: 16 August 2017 4 September 2017. The Competition B Commisioner is architect Marta A. Urbańska.

Prizes in the B competition:
1st prize – PLN 10 000
2nd prize – PLN 6 000
3rd prize – PLN 4 000

 

Competition C – multimedia competition. The aim of the Competition is to select the best competition entry related to the subject of the MBA and operating a tool such as a video camera or a camera. Deadline for sending forms and entries in the Competition S: 4 September 2017. The Competition C Commisioner is architect Paweł Wieczorek.

Prizes in the C competition:
prize in the Photography category – PLN 7 000
prize in the Photocast category – PLN 7 000
prize in the Film category – PLN 7 000