Cluj County Council invites you to participate to the international contest of solutions having the design theme “Revitalizing the area of the Ethnographic Park Romulus Vuia – Hoia Forest, Cluj-Napoca”. The contest aims to identify the best ideas for the development and extension of the Ethographic Park Romulus Vuia, both physically and functionally, the competition being meant to encourage the creativity, to promote new personalized ideas in urban planning compatible to the cultural spirit and to the site spirituality.
In order to be able to participate to this contest, whose total prizes are in the amount of 72,000 lei, the potential competitors must meet a number of conditions, both of general nature related to the criteria of qualification and selection of the candidates in accordance with Law no 98/2006, concerning the public procurement and specific conditions related necessity of enrolment of the potential candidates in a specialized profession, i.e. in the one of architect having the right of signature and being member of the Architects Order in Romania or in another international equivalent organisation.
After making the proposals of solutions, a jury made of outstanding Romanian and foreign specialists - Hakon Iversen, Constantin Gorcea, Stefano D’Avino, Horia Marinescu, Trond Tystad, Kazmer Kovacs, Claudiu Salanță şi Ioana Tudora, together with the director of the Transylvanian Museum of Ethnography, Tudor Sălăgean, will have the task to select the projects that will get the highest scores after applying the evaluation criteria.
The winning project must meet two sets of evaluation criteria, each one equally with 50 %. The first criterion is the satisfaction of the functional-architectural proposed solution, this one needing to have a functional logics and an aesthetic relationship with the park neighbourhood and with the city, respectively to frame in terms of cost of the limit proposed by the project initiators. The second criterion is about the architectural-artistic value added to the investment, more exactly to the level of novelty and plastic expressivity brought in terms of increasing the attractiveness of the area, the created landscape atmosphere, the feasibility and sustainability of the proposal, and also the design of closeness and interpretation of the rural tradition.
The winner will be awarded the 1st prize in an amount of 31,500 lei, to whom the contract of design of the works will be assigned, too, the contract having an estimated value of 535,076 lei without VAT.