this international one-stage architecture ideas competition invites all architecture students, young architects and young professionals with a degree in architecture studies [≤ 40 years old] to develop and submit compelling ideas for the design of a contemporary site landmark located on a site promontory in sagres, algarve, portugal.
sagres has a number of significant landmarks within a prominent landscape; it is a place of great cultural heritage and historical significance with characteristics that must be fully preserved.
when generating a vision for an intervention located within such a spectacular place, it is essential that each proposal emphasizes, respects and celebrates the site, while provide visitors with a unique experience.
the site landmark, located on a site promontory in sagres, algarve, portugal, aims to create a new destination point within this spectacular landscape. a place to engage with the landscape, the sky and the sea, offering visitors a unique experience within the immensity of the place. there are no limitations in height, excavation or extension beyond the cliff edges.
competition website: http://www.arkxsite.com/