Submissions must conform to the page dimensions and instructions provided in the LA+ EXOTIQUE competition template, which is designed to assist journal layout for entries selected for publication. The competition template is available for download in .pdf, .indd, and .idml formats HERE. DO NOT include the supporting statement on the image sheets – this will be inputted separately into the competition platform.
SHEET 1 (8.75 x 10.5 inches)
Concept Image or view [portrait orientation].
SHEET 2 (17.5 x 10.5 inches)
A scaled plan and section [landscape orientation].
SHEET 3 (17.5 x 10.5 inches)
the content and layout of which is at entrants’ discretion [landscape orientation].
*DOWNLOAD Competition Template and site images here.
* See Q+A for important notes about template and arrangement of submission elements.
These text requirements are to be inputted into the competition platform at the time of submission.
Name of your design [e.g., The Garden of Strange Objects].
Maximum 350-word text explaining your design.
1–2 sentence abstract or “pitch” concisely describing your proposal [e.g., The Garden of Strange Objects is a grid of 1.5-meter-tall concrete blocks evenly distributed across the site serving as pedestals to support ephemeral artworks by artists from former French colonies.]
*IMPORTANT: Do not put the supporting statement on the design image sheets. You will be asked to input the text requirements online during the submission process.