CONTEST ARCHITECTS IN TOUR
LIVING OUTDOOR/OUTDOOR LIVING
CONTEST ARCHITECTS ON TOUR
Innovaoutdoor Emilia Romagna – Edition 2019 365/365 LIVING OUTDOOR / OUTDOOR LIVING
Rethinking the liveability of outdoor spaces is the goal of "Architetti in Tour", a contest launched by BT Group, a Brianza-based company specialized in the production of awnings, pergolas, bioclimatic and shade sails, and Edilpiù Srl (an Emilia-Romagna company specialized in the distribution of windows).
The contest is aimed at involving the architects or architectural firms of the Emilia Romagna Region in submitting a project already completed or under construction that interprets the theme "365/365 LIVING OUTDOOR / OUTDOOR LIVING", or how to live the outdoor area 365 days year, especially during the autumn and winter months.
Rethinking the livability of outdoor spaces is the goal of “Architects on Tour – Innovaoutdoor”, contest launched by BT Group, a Brianza-based company specializing in the production of awnings, pergolas, bioclimatic and shade sails, and Edilpiù Srl (an Emilia-Romagna company specializing in the distribution of windows and doors) to give the architects of tomorrow the opportunity to create a project that interprets the theme “365/365 LIVING OUTDOOR / OUTDOOR LIVING”, or how to experience the outdoor area 365 days a year, especially during the autumn and winter months.
The contest is aimed at involving students enrolled in the Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Architecture at the Emiliano Romagnole University in applying for an original project using BT Group products.
The 5 winning projects will be selected and awarded at the sole discretion of a qualified technical jury elected by the promoters.
In particular, the projects received by the indicated date will be evaluated in the following way: the promoters of the initiative will evaluate the originality of the project proposal on the basis of the aesthetics, design, type of materials and livability characteristics of the external environment.
The announcement of the winners will be given in the first days of July 2019 with consequent invitation to a day of meeting and presentation of the winning projects at the headquarters of Edilpiù Srl in via Piratello 58, Lugo di Ravenna. In September 2019, the awards event will be held at the Edilpiù headquarters indicated above in the presence of the regional and sectorial opinion leaders of the Region together with the media who will give ample media visibility to the initiative.
Participants will have to present an original dehor design (eg winter gardens, glass porches, pergolas, bioclimatic with adjustable slats) using the BT Group product range.
The projects presented must highlight innovative solutions in the distribution of outdoor spaces, in the use of materials, in the search for new ways to make the outdoor spaces of residential homes or commercial businesses such as hotels, bars or restaurants livable.
Characteristics of the project
These are the guidelines for presenting the project: – the construction must include, optionally, pergolas and / or bioclimatic aluminum structures – the project must concern a residential house or a commercial activity – wide discretion in the implementation of accessories such as 'furniture, heating elements, platforms, flower boxes, lights, all-glass sliding systems, drop curtains, soft curtains.
Participants must send their projects to the following email address [email protected].
Participation is free and open to all students enrolled in the three-year or master's degree in Architecture at the Emiliano Romagnole University.
The 5 winning projects will be published in a Book that will be officially presented in front of a parterre of local and sector opinion leaders in September 2019 at the Edilpiù Srl headquarters in via Piratello 58, Lugo di Ravenna.
The winners will get media exposure at local and national level.
Dimensions and supports
For each project, four renderings in PDF format with a resolution of 300 dpi must be submitted bearing the title of the project corresponding to the one in the registration form together with a folder consisting of a maximum of 1800 characters illustrating the project. Among the materials, a plan and an elevation must also be presented. The project must be sent to the e-mail address indicated above by 30 June 2019 at 20.00. Any contributions sent after the date and time indicated will not be taken into consideration for participation in the contest.
The intellectual property of the submitted projects remains with the individual students. It is understood that the winning projects can be used for commercial publications (catalogs, brochures, BT Group and Edilpiù websites.). For this reason, the students of the selected projects (winners of the contest) agree to transfer the right of reproduction and publication to Brianzatende Srl and Edilpiù Srl for dissemination and promotional purposes through all on and off-line means of communication. Participants, by signing the contest registration form, declare under their own responsibility that they are the authors of the projects sent, as well as the sole owners of the related copyright. Subscribers therefore assume all responsibility and all charges for any disputes that may arise regarding the originality of the works and / or the ownership of the aforementioned rights.
Info and deadlines
Participation deadline: June 30th 2019 at 8.00 pm
The communication to the selected students will be given in early July 2019
The final award ceremony will be held in September 2019 at the Edilpiù Srl headquarters in via Piratello 58, Lugo di Ravenna
E-mail address to send the projects to: [email protected]
For information: e-mail [email protected] – phone 0362 907354 – sito web www.architettiintour.com