ARCHITECTURAL CONCEPT FOR KAMAL THEATRE

Until application submission deadline

  • seconds
  • AIM

    Development of an architectural concept for Galiasgar Kamal Tatarian State Academy Theatre.

  • OBJECTIVES

    1. Priority in preserving and developing Tatar national culture and language;
    2. Preservation of unique national features in the architectural appearance and design of the building;
    3. Creating a modern cultural space essential to residents of and visitors to Kazan and all potential Tatar viewers living in different parts of Russia and the world;
    4. Development of new formats of public work – enlightening formats (lectures, discussions, film screenings) and educational (clubs, schools, laboratories) to attract new audiences;
    5. Incorporating the theatre into the ecosystem of Lake Kaban;
    6. Increasing the efficiency of work and improving working conditions for the theatre staff, taking into account scenarios of individual visits by all categories of users.
  • JURY

    The winner will be the creator of the best proposal as chosen by a vote of the competition jury. Based on the results of the meeting of the Jury, the winner and two finalists will receive additional payments corresponding to their positions.

  • DESIGN PRINCIPLES

    • Respect
      Respect for all futures users, both audience members and theatre employees, must be considered in the design.


    • Future orientation
      Spaces should provide resources for the Kamal Theatre development and not limit its future.


    • Independence and inclusion
      Spaces should allow for independence and autonomy among the visitors, without the need for expertise. This also means the inclusivity of spaces, taking into account the interests of groups with limited mobility, those who are hearing or visually impaired, and other special audiences.


    • Continuity
      It is necessary to ensure the continuity of the Kamal Theatre's traditions: enable attractive representation of its history and contemporary activities in future spaces.


    • Urban inclusion
      Kamal Theatre is part of the urban environment. New spaces should help the theatre fit into the new life of Lake Kaban, taking into account the historical and urban planning context.
  • FINALISTS

    As a result of the first stage, seven finalists will be selected on the basis of a relevant portfolio and essays where they develop their proposals.

  • PRIZE FUND

    The winner will be the creator of the best proposal as chosen by a vote of the competition jury. Based on the results of the meeting of the Jury, the winner and two finalists will receive additional payment equal to following sums:

    • Prize for the winner – 2,500,000 rubles,
      including all taxes and fees.

    • Prize for 2nd place – 1,500,000 rubles,
      including all taxes and fees.

    • Prize for 3rd place – 1,000,000 rubles,
      including all taxes and fees.

SCHEDULE

  • 23 July

    Start of the competition, press conference

    23 July

    Start of the competition, press conference

    2021
  • 22 September

    Deadline for applications

    22 September

    Deadline for applications

    2021
  • 4 October

    Expert Council meeting

    4 October

    Expert Council meeting

    2021
  • 5 October

    Jury meeting

    5 October

    Jury meeting

    2021
  • 25 - 27 November

    Field seminar for finalists

    25 - 27 November

    Field seminar for finalists

    2021
  • 20 January

    End of acceptance of competitive proposals

    20 January

    End of acceptance of competitive proposals

    2022
  • 2 February

    Expert Council meeting

    2 February

    Expert Council meeting

    2022
  • 3 February

    Jury meeting for selection of the winner

    3 February

    Jury meeting for selection of the winner

    2022

COMPETITION TERRITORY

  • 2,04 ha

    Total area of the competition
    territory

  • 56 ha

    Lake territory
    Nizhny Kaban

  • 1906 year

    Date of birth of the
    Tatar theater

  • 1939 year

    The theater was named after a classic
    of Tatar drama - Galiasgara Kamala

Articles

ALL PUBLICATIONS

Information Partners

  • https://archi.ru/
  • http://totalarch.com/
  • https://www.architime.ru/
  • https://www.e-architect.com/
  • https://archsovet.msk.ru/en/
  • https://www.archidiaries.com/
  • http://www.ardexpert.ru