Professional Practice

Land Art Generator Initiative 2019 Masdar City, Abu Dhabi

Date: 1/22/2019 - 5/12/2019

Type: Competitions / Awards

LA CES approved?: No

Location(s): International

Description: Design a spectacular renewable energy landscape for Masdar City -- $40,000 First Place Prize.

LAGI 2019—Return to the Source—invites you to create an iconic work of art for a landmark site within Masdar City, Abu Dhabi. Your artwork will use renewable energy technology as a medium of creative expression and will provide on-site energy production consistent with the master plan of the city.

Learn more at

LAGI 2019 is sponsored by Masdar and is in partnership with the 24th World Energy Congress.

LAGI 2019 is free and open to anyone around the world who has an idea for how our new energy systems can be culturally celebrated and joyful contributions to our public spaces.

1st Prize $40,000 USD
2nd Prize $10,000 USD

One representative of the first and second place winning teams will be flown to Abu Dhabi, UAE for the award ceremony and exhibition opening.

Award ceremony and primary exhibition will be held at the 24th World Energy Congress in September 2019 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. A second exhibition will accompany the book launch at the 2020 World Future Energy Summit.

The LAGI 2018 publication (Prestel Publishers) featuring the top 50 submissions will be released in January 2020 at the World Future Energy Summit.

See website for details.


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