|The site of the former Andersonstown Barracks site in West Belfast. Image courtesy WBPB.|
The design competition for the site of the former Andersonstown Barracks was launched today by Social Development minister Alex Attwood. The competition, based on a brief put together by PLACE and the West Belfast Partnership, will be chaired by Daniel Libeskind.
Via BBC News: Libeskind to judge redesign of former PSNI site [17th Nov 2010]
Read more: Find out more about the community participation process leading up to the design brief via the website: www.expowestbelfast.com
Update (18th Nov): The competition is now live at RIBA Competitions.
The timetable for the selection process, which may be subject to variation, is as follows:
Wednesday 17th November - Competition Launch
Friday 10th December 2010 - Deadline for any questions relating to PQQ documentation
Friday 17th December 2010 - Deadline for expression of interest
Saturday 29th January 2011 - Jury Panel meet to agree shortlist
March 2011 - Site visits for the shortlisted teams
March 2011 - Deadline for competitors to submit questions (in writing) relating to the briefing.
March 2011 - Responses to questions raised issued to competitors
May 2011 - Submission of design work for consideration
Monday 1st August 2011 - Final interviews with the team and Jury Panel
September 2011 - Result announced