The 2014 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to take place in Brazil from 12th June to 13th July 2014. This will be the second time Brazil has hosted the competition with the first being in 1950.
The aim of this International Competition is to design a free standing World Cup Structure in the heart of Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The project should create a social space which includes a live big screen TV, an information area, a cafe, etc... This competition hopes to achieve the following:
Encourage and reward design excellence at a small scale which integrates function, structure, details and the spirit of the World Cup.
Research, respond to and highlight the unique aspects of designing an iconic structure that will be used by visitors during the World Cup. Encourage the employment of sustainable design in all aspects of the proposal.
There are no plans for the Symbolic Structure to be built.
Competition Website: http://www.ac-ca.org/en/home