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LA+ ICONOCLAST DESIGN COMPETITION

Date: 6/1/2018 - 10/10/2018

Type: Competitions / Awards

LA CES approved?: No

Location(s): International

Description: LA+ ICONOCLAST posits that Central Park has been destroyed by eco-terrorists protesting the loss of world forests. This competition challenges designers to reimagine Central Park, starting, as Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux did, from scratch. LA+ invites submissions from landscape architects, architects, planners, artists, and designers. No professional qualifications are required to enter.

Five winners will share US $20,000 and feature publication in a special issue of LA+ Journal entitled LA+ ICONOCLAST. Ten honorable mentions will receive a certificate and publication.

LA+ ICONOCLAST will be judged by an eminent, interdisciplinary jury:

Jenny Osuldsen - landscape architect and partner, Snøhetta
Lola Sheppard - architect and co-founder, Lateral Office
Charles Waldheim - Director of the Office for Urbanization, Harvard GSD
Geoff Manaugh - author, BLDGBLOG and “A Burglar’s Guide to the City”
Beatrice Galilee - Curator of Architecture + Design, Metropolitan Museum Art
Richard Weller - Chair of Landscape Architecture, PennDesign + Creative Director, LA+ Journal

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