Summary: This International Design Competition is searching for ideas for the Remodeling and expansion of the Seoul National University Cultural Center.


Competition title: The Remodeling and expansion of the Seoul National University Cultural Center (Bldg.#73) International Design Competition

Type: International, one-stage

Eligibility: Domestic and foreign architects (including corporations)

Languages: Korean and English

Fees: None

2 July 2021 – Registration deadline
2 July 2021 – Site tour
25 August 2021 – Design submission deadline
13 September 2021 – Announcement of results (website)

• Winner has the right to basic and actual design
• 2nd Prize (1) – 24M KRW ($21,500)
• 3rd Prize (1) – 18M KRW ($17,000)
• 4th Prize (1) – 12M KRW ($12,500)
• 5th Prize (1) – 6M KRW ($6,000)

Competition Aims

The design goal is to propose a platform for free creation, experience, and knowledge sharing and communication in universities and shape it into a space.

A design proposal shall be able to function as a new creative space by remodeling and remodeling existing buildings.

An open external space plan newly connected to the surrounding area as the central space of the campus shall be proposed.

A new type of performance space should be created to promote co-prosperity in universities and communities and serve as a cultural hub for the community.

 Site and Scope of Design
LocationCulture Center, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul National University
Site Area12,300m2
Gross Floor Area11,500m2
Number of floors1 basement level, 3 above-ground floors
Main Building UsageVarious campus performances and events such as cultural performances, art presentations, lectures, graduation ceremonies, etc.

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