'Gate for All’ 2012
This open international competition calls for the design of a temporary landmark In Aldgate on the eastern edge of the City of London, to stand for the duration of 2012 to coincide with the London Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Entries will be judged anonymously by a panel including Mike Bear, Sheriff of the City of London; Peter Bishop, Group Director of Design, Development and Environment, LDA; Achim Borchardt Hume, Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery; Roger France, Master of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects; Sarah Ichioka, Director, The Architecture Foundation; and Peter Murray, Chairman, New London Architecture (NLA).
A shortlist of design teams will be announced in June, and awarded £1,000. A selection of entries will be on public display during the London Festival of Architecture 2010, where the public will be invited to comment on the designs. The winning team will be announced in July 2010.
The brief can be downloaded at www.architecturefoundation.org.uk
(but not limited to) architects, designers, artists, product designers, and/or any other disciplines.