Six finalists of the open international competition of the architectural and urban planning concept of the embankment on Sirius federal territory have been determined:
Established participants
BIG (Denmark)
+ Wowhaus (Russia)
+ CBRE (Russia)
+ Technital S.p.A. (Italy)
L'AUC (France)
+ Michel Desvigne Paysagiste (France)
+ Atelier Marc Barani (France)
+ Franck Boutte Consultants (France)
LOLA Landscape Architects (Netherlands)
+ Taller Architects
(Columbia/Netherlands/China)
MELK Landscape Architecture & Urban Design (USA)
Young participants
LandLAB
(New Zealand)
AB Chvoya (Russia)
+ The Dreamers United (Russia)
+ Design Bureau Smena (Russia)
Image of the renewed seafront
The scenery keeps changing along the promenade, creating a vivid distinctive vibe.
A seaman or a child, anyone will have fun and relax in any part of the waterfront area.
Project objectives
Create a new look for the Sirius seafront
Create new centers of attraction
Create a comfortable environment for a long stay
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Competition schedule
Announcement of 6 participants.
Participants begin developing their
competition projects
The first jury meeting for the selection of 6 participants
Application deadline
Launch of the competition.
Start of application submission
September 22*
September 21*
September 3
July 5
Stage 1
Announcement of the winner
of the competition
The second meeting of the jury.
Selection of the winner and awardees
Submission of competition
proposal
Set-up meeting.
Project Site visit
February 7*
January 27*
December 24
October
13-21*
Stage 2
*the date can be changed
Requirements for applicants
The status of the competition
Open, international
The languages
of the competition
English, Russian
Russian and foreign architects, landscape architects and urban planners are invited to participate in the competition
You can take part in the competition either individually or as part of a consortium
Applicants also need to define themselves in the competition category of participation - an established or young applicant
As part of the qualification process, applicants submit applications with information about the company and experience, as well as a motivation letter
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Established Applicants can be teams (both consortia and individual participants) who have experience of at least 3 completed projects (or are under implementation) of sea and ocean embankments, projects for the integrated development of coastal areas, beaches and other public spaces.

Young Applicants can be called teams (both consortia and individual participants) who have experience in 3 implemented, unrealized or in the process of implementing projects of sea and ocean embankments, projects of integrated development of coastal territories, beaches and other public spaces, clearly indicating the level and quality of their work.
Novice Applicants are those Applicants whose work experience in the architectural field does not exceed 10 years, namely, the Applicant (in the case of a Consortium, all participants of such a Consortium) must be registered no earlier than 01.01.2011 in the Unified State Register of Legal Entities or in a similar register (for foreign applicants).

The applicant has the right to independently determine the category of participation, but the members of the competition jury, when considering the Applicant's application at the jury meeting, have the right to assign it to a category different from the one indicated in the application, referring to their vision of the applicant according to his portfolio and knowledge of the market.
Applicants must provide a motivational letter in the format of an ESSAY, describing how the Applicant sees the updated territory of the embankment and how the assembled team of specialists can solve the competitive problem.
Format: text.

The ESSAY is filled out on the contest website in your personal account when submitting an application.
The following information can be reflected in the motivation letter:
- basic principles and approaches to the design of the seafront territory;
- justification of the composition of specialists, the distribution of areas of responsibility and tasks in the project, as well as the experts involved (if the Applicant attracts experts to participate);
- justification of sample projects that can serve as a guide when working on a competitive proposal;
- examples of relevant projects of an individual participant/ Consortium;
- description of the solutions in the projects that can be used in the competitive project for the Imeretinskaya embankment.
The principles and approaches should correlate with the project principles and the initial conditions specified in the Invitation to Participate document.

Text size: no more than 3,000 characters.

Applicants are recommended to accompany the ESSAY with visual materials for a more precise representation of their vision of the territory.

As visual materials, you can use diagrams, sketches, visualizations, collages, references to other projects (indicating the project and the author).
You can attach no more than 2 images to the ESSAY.
Image format: jpeg, tiff, png.
Materials are also uploaded via the application form in the Personal Account on the Competition Website.

The Competition Proposal provided by the Participant may differ from the vision proposed at the Application.
Applicants also need to define themselves in the competition category of participation - an established or young applicant
Learn more
Established Applicants can be teams (both consortia and individual participants) who have experience of at least 3 completed projects (or are under implementation) of sea and ocean embankments, projects for the integrated development of coastal areas, beaches and other public spaces.

Young Applicants can be called teams (both consortia and individual participants) who have experience in 3 implemented, unrealized or in the process of implementing projects of sea and ocean embankments, projects of integrated development of coastal territories, beaches and other public spaces, clearly indicating the level and quality of their work.
Novice Applicants are those Applicants whose work experience in the architectural field does not exceed 10 years, namely, the Applicant (in the case of a Consortium, all participants of such a Consortium) must be registered no earlier than 01.01.2011 in the Unified State Register of Legal Entities or in a similar register (for foreign applicants).

The applicant has the right to independently determine the category of participation, but the members of the competition jury, when considering the Applicant's application at the jury meeting, have the right to assign it to a category different from the one indicated in the application, referring to their vision of the applicant according to his portfolio and knowledge of the market.
As part of the qualification process, applicants submit applications with information about the company and experience, as well as a motivation letter
Learn more
Applicants must provide a motivational letter in the format of an ESSAY, describing how the Applicant sees the updated territory of the embankment and how the assembled team of specialists can solve the competitive problem.
Format: text.

The ESSAY is filled out on the contest website in your personal account when submitting an application.
The following information can be reflected in the motivation letter:
- basic principles and approaches to the design of the seafront territory;
- justification of the composition of specialists, the distribution of areas of responsibility and tasks in the project, as well as the experts involved (if the Applicant attracts experts to participate);
- justification of sample projects that can serve as a guide when working on a competitive proposal;
- examples of relevant projects of an individual participant/ Consortium;
- description of the solutions in the projects that can be used in the competitive project for the Imeretinskaya embankment.
The principles and approaches should correlate with the project principles and the initial conditions specified in the Invitation to Participate document.

The text should not contain any graphic elements.
Text size: no more than 3,000 characters.
The application for participation is filled out in English and must meet the requirements for the composition, content, design, methods and deadline for submission specified in the Competition Rules.
Reward
3 500 000 rubles
2 500 000 rubles
The renumeration of each of the 6 participants of the Competition:
The winner of the competition additionally recieves:
(excluding value added tax in this amount)
(excluding value added tax in this amount)
1 500 000 rubles
1 000 000 rubles
The awardee of the 2nd place additionally receives:
The awardee of the 3rd place additionally receives:
(excluding value added tax in this amount)
(excluding value added tax in this amount)
Payment is made in Russian rubles or in a foreign currency
(Euros or US dollars)
Competition materials
Competition Rules
Invitation to Participate
Jurors
Experts
Organizers
Partner of VEB.RF in organization of the competition
Address: Bersenevskiy Pereulok, 2 c.1, Moscow, Russia, 119072
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