Is there a minimum or a maximum team size for application? Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6We invite selected applicants and smaller teams to join a larger team of 10-12 participants.
How do you put the teams together?We aspire for varied intercultural and interdisciplinary teams. We will introduce team members before the competition.
What do you mean by bringing friends?We hope that you invite your friends to apply as a team.
Do you need to be an architect to apply?No. Only passion for action is needed.
Do you need CV and portfolio of all team members?Yes. Please send a short CV and portfolio for all team members. We recommend creating a unified PDF that includes everybody.
Are there specific requirements for the CV and portfolio?No. Describe education, professional experience and passions. Anything can be included, as long as you feel it describes the applicant properly. Please send up to 2 pages per person. Please write us only in English and German, and send PDF-files less than 5MB total.
What are the criteria for selection?Previous work, passions, skills and will to work in a team.
When are admissions announced?Applicants will be privately notified the week of MARCH 11th, 2019.Applicants selected for participation will be publicly announced by the beginning of June.
Where is the central prefabrication site?We will provide a central site in a public institution next to the construction site, it will have wireless internet connection, desks, and an area for construction. Sleeping arrangements will be made next to it.
What are the 10 sites and missions? Sites and missions will be revealed on takeoff day.General overview of the area will be available on this site prior to takeoff day.
Does it cost anything?No. Application is free, you get budget for materials and room and board for the duration of the competition. You will need to get to Jena-Lobeda by your own means and obtain personal insurance for yourself.