The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

Resumption of "Qianhai‧Hong Kong Young Designers Competition" Xie Weiquan: It has three meanings

2023-02-28T00:09:55.841Z


In order to promote the development of young talents in Hong Kong's architecture, surveying, urban planning, landscape and interior design, integrate into the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and participate in national construction, Tse Wai-chuen, a member of the Legislative Council's construction, surveying and gardening sector, announced that this year he will once again cooperate with Shenzhen


In order to promote the development of young talents in architecture, surveying, urban planning, landscaping and interior design in Hong Kong, integrate into the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and participate in national construction, Tse Wai-chuen, member of the Legislative Council's construction, surveying and gardening sector, announced that this year he will once again cooperate with Qianhai Shenzhen, Shenzhen Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone Authority and other Shenzhen-Hong Kong organizations once again held the "Qianhai‧Hong Kong Young Designers Competition".


In the past two competitions, there was only a single design project, but this time the competition has increased to three, and the design content covers buildings, green landscaping and public space sculptures.

The number of awards and bonuses will increase accordingly, details will be announced later.


In 2019, the Qianhai Authority, Mr. Tse Wai-chuen and the 4 professional societies in the field of construction, surveying and planning represented by Mr. Xie Weiquan jointly organized the "Qianhai‧Hong Kong Youth Architectural Design Competition", attracting more than 100 young professionals from Hong Kong and related departments Students participated in the design competition for a public service building in Guiwan Park, Qianhai.

However, due to the impact of the epidemic, the competition will not be held between 2020 and 2022.

As the epidemic in the two places recedes and society returns to normal, Qianhai and Hong Kong have decided to host the "Qianhai‧Hong Kong Young Designers Competition" after communication and consultation. The project has become three, which are the concept plan of Qianhai Unit 4 Public Space (Phase II) project, the concept plan of Tonggu Road Rainwater Pump Ground Construction Project, and the concept plan of Shenzhen-Hong Kong Plaza Public Space Art Installation.

Individuals or teams can participate. All participants must not be over 45 years old. The individual or team leader must be a Hong Kong resident and a member of one of the co-organizers.

As for the co-organizers, in addition to continuing to receive support from the relevant authorities in Qianhai and the Department of Education and Science of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government, four professional societies in Hong Kong - the Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA), the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS), and the Hong Kong Institute of Planners (HKIP) In addition to participating in the co-organization with the Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects (HKILA), this competition also joined the Hong Kong Interior Design Association (HKIDA) as a co-organizer, and the young professional organization "LEAPS" (LEAPS) as a co-organizer.

Xie Weiquan: The competition has three special meanings

Xie Weiquan pointed out that this competition has at least three special meanings. One is that as the two places return to normal after the epidemic, the cooperation between Shenzhen and Hong Kong and the exchanges between the two construction professional sectors also quickly and comprehensively return to normal, so as to further improve; In line with the expansion and development of Qianhai starting from 2021, the competition has also expanded and increased in many aspects to improve quality and efficiency; the third is to implement the youth development emphasized by President Xi Jinping in his "July 1 Speech", so Hong Kong will prosper and strengthen the competition. Hong Kong's young professionals understand the country, seize development opportunities, and take the initiative to connect with the construction of the Greater Bay Area.

Competition details will be announced on March 10

The details of the competition will be officially released on March 10 at the "Ninth Shenzhen-Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture (Shenzhen) Qianhai Sub-Exhibition". On the same day, registration will be accepted, and the deadline will be April 3, and the deadline for submission will be June 5. The works will be judged by a jury composed of no less than 7 experts from Shenzhen and Hong Kong in mid-June, and an award ceremony and work exhibition will be held in Hong Kong in mid-July.

The government welcomes the central government’s release of 30 financial measures in Qianhai to strengthen financial cooperation between Hong Kong and Shenzhen. Qianhai uses “three important tasks” to help companies explore business opportunities in the Greater Bay Area. After customs clearance, the first mainland promotion conference in Hong Kong is held. Zeng Guowei calls on Hong Kong companies to seize the opportunity to expand business opportunities Haiwan rewards invite eight global service providers to settle in and develop Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong venture capital joint development 18 "Qianhai Plan" first anniversary policies to benefit Hong Kong launched in succession More than half of the time to Western Guangdong Province

Source: hk1

All news articles on 2023-02-28

Trends 24h

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy

The information on this site is from external sources that are not under our control.
The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.