CHART Architecture competition FAQs

Published

9 April 2019

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CHART 2019

 

Q: ARE THE PAVILIONS REQUIRED TO HAVE A ROOF?
Yes, all pavilions should have a roof within the required size specifications, which are 4×4 meters and no more than 6 meters high.

Q: IS IT POSSIBLE TO ALTER THE IMMEDIATE ENVIRONMENT OF THE PAVILIONS FOR CONSTRUCTION PURPOSES?
A: The courtyards and buildings of Charlottenborg are protected and the pavilions must not damage or alter the environment they are set within.

Q: ARE THE PAVILIONS ALLOWED TO BE FASTENED TO THE GROUND?
A: No, the pavilions must be freestanding structures.

Q: ARE WE ALLOWED TO SELF-FUND ADDITIONAL COSTS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF OUR PAVILION THAT EXCEED THE CONSTRUCTION BUDGET OF DKK35.000?
A: No, the pavilions must be built within the allocated budget. However, teams are encouraged to seek sponsorships from producers where relevant.

Q: ARE PAVILIONS ALLOWED TO EXCEED ONE-STOREY?
A: For safety reasons the pavilions must not exceed one-storey and should be ground level structures.

Q: AM I ALLOWED TO SUBMIT A PROPOSAL IF I HAVE A PROFESSIONAL OR PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH A MEMBER OF THE JURY?
A: Yes, all submissions will be judged by the jury members anonymously.

Q: I CURRENTLY WORK AS AN ARCHITECT BUT GRADUATED WITHIN THE LAST FIVE YEARS. AM I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
A: If you have graduated within five years you are eligible to apply.

Q: I WASN’T BORN IN THE NORDIC REGION, AM I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
A: Yes, provided that you have studied at school in the Nordic region.

Q: I AM A YOUNG ARCHITECT LIVING AND WORKING IN THE NORDIC REGION BUT DO NOT POSSESS ANY QUALIFICATION FROM A NORDIC SCHOOL, AM I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
A: Yes, providing you have graduated within the last 5 years.

Q: ONE OF OUR PROSPECTIVE TEAMMATES DIDN’T STUDY AT A NORDIC SCHOOL AND DOESN’T WORK IN THE NORDIC REGION, ARE WE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
A: Yes, we still would welcome an application.

Q: I DIDN’T STUDY IN THE NORDIC REGION BUT I AM CURRENTLY WORKING/INTERNING IN THE NORDIC REGION, AM I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
A: Yes, you  would be considered eligible.

Q: I AM A BACHELOR STUDENT AT A NORDIC ARCHITECTURE ACADEMY, CAN I APPLY?
A: You have to be a graduate student to submit a proposal – we hope to hear from you when you are a bit further along in your studies.

If you’re still unsure about your eligibility to apply, please don’t hesitate to contact arch@chartartfair.com