After the success of the past edition “Hotel tower and sky garden in New York” the British organization Super Sky Scrapers announced the new edition of the international design competition Arcology Skyscraper in Hong Kong.
The design should create a new iconic Arcology skyscraper in the city and include residential, commercial, agricultural, social / recreational and recycling / waste management spaces.
It is the organiser's intention that participants are free to make the decision on the ratio, size, allocation and design layout of the Arcology Skyscraper proposed. Participants are free to distribute the required spaces within the Arcology according to their design to allow their ideas to shine through.
Participants are free to added other spaces to the program according to their vision for an Arcology skyscraper with today's architecture practice and social expectations or that of the future.
The contest is opened to architects, graduate and students, team and inter-disciplinary teams (engineers, designers in-conjunction with an architect).
Entrants may register by filling the online registration form and submitting it with the relevant payment specify on the website by the 15th April 2013.
The results will be announced the 3rd May 2013 and the winning project entry will receive prizes as follows: 1stPrize US$ 3,500, 2ndPrize US$ 1,500, 3rdPrize US$ 1,000.