Competition : Defining a Creative Hub - Domus Academy


DEFINING A CREATIVE HUB COMPETITION

A Creative Hub can be defined as a space that induces Creative Thinking, which is a combination of creativity, curiosity and communication. A place, real or virtual, where designers meet ordinary people to bring creative influences and creative acts.

A Creative Hub has the ambition to create and enhance every local resource that can attract creative brains in a specific territory. In today’s scenario, every global city is competing with each other to build creative hubs, which are also architectural masterpieces, developed according to local needs of region. But real needs are difficult to be identified and they change from region to region.

Urban Vision and Architectural Design Department would like to test your talent and urban vision skills with an experimental contemporary subject.

Candidates are requested to submit a design project for a Creative Hub that meets the need of the selected area, explaining the reasons of their choice and the functional programme identified.

Defining a CREATIVE HUB competition: define your idea of Creative Hub; identify a place in your hometown and/or where to locate the Creative Hub; design a unit.

JURY The projects will be evaluated by a jury composed of: Gianandrea Barreca Director Urban Vision and Architectural Design Dept. Domus Academy Stefano Boeri - Architect Boeri Studio Renato Galliano - Director Milano Metropoli Claudia Zanfi - Director

MAST PRIZES One scholarship covering 70% of the total tuition fee for Domus Academy Master in Urban Vision and Architectural Design One scholarship covering 50% of the total tuition fee for Domus Academy Master in Urban Vision and Architectural Design One scholarship covering 30% of the total tuition fee for Domus Academy Master in Urban Vision and Architectural Design The above conditions are intended only for the Academic Year 2009-2010 (November 2009-November 2010).

All candidates, who send their project as participation to the competition, will receive an award consisting of 10% discount on the tuition fee to attend the Master in Urban Vision and Architectural Design.

DEADLINE The works must be sent to Domus Academy by and not later than June 15th, 2009.

INFORMATION infourban@domusacademy.it
tel. +39 0242414049 fax +39 024222525

http://www.domusacademy.com





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