Student Competition: Re-designing the Cityscape from the Forest to the Seafront--Tritis Septemvriou Street, Thessaloniki, Greece
Date: 3/3/2014 - 9/1/2014
Type: Competitions / Awards
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary for the establishment of the first academic program in Landscape Architecture in Greece (2003-2013), the Post-Graduate Program in Landscape Architecture at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki announces an international student design competition, on the subject of the re-synthesis of the cityscape of Thessaloniki’s Tritis Septemvriou Street.
The Program in Landscape Architecture is offered by the School of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, and the School of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, administrated by the former.
The competition is under the auspices of the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change and in collaboration with the City Council of Thessaloniki.
It aims at promoting landscape architecture projects within the context of a socio-ecological and perceptual approach, for regeneration, sustainability and upgrading of the urban environment.
Students are asked to develop planning ideas and innovative design proposals in order to reform the landscape image, upgrade the environmental qualities and values, enhance the unique landscape identity, and promote sustainability.
1st prize: 3000 €
2nd prize: 2000 €
3rd prize: 1000 €
Two distinctions of 500 € each.
Registration/Submission of proposals: September 1, 2014. Learn more.