The Ministry of National Economy / Chairman of the Steering Committee for the participation of the State of Palestine in Expo 2020 – in cooperation with the Palestine Creative Hub implemented by United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will open the door to participate in the competition of Concept Design of the Palestine Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The competition aims at identifying an original concept to be developed as the official Palestine Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. The competition aims to identify a concept design that can transform the Palestinian Pavilion into an impressive landmark, capable of conveying an emphatic storytelling and an outstanding presence. The concept design will reflect the Theme that has been selected by the Steering Committee for the participation of the State of Palestine in Expo 2020, which were identified as follows: Jerusalem as cradle of religions and the capital of the State of Palestine, to be reflected through a positive and comprehensive vision for a promising future.
Targeted Participation:The competition is calling on Palestinian architects, designers, and the overall creative class, including students and academics, to conceive a Pavilion that represents Palestine at the next Expo 2010. Professionals, designers and other interested parties and specialities from the Palestinian Diaspora are also invited to participate according to competition notice available by visiting the links: www.mne.gov.ps/refexpo2020.pdf or www.creativepalestine.ps
The Ministry of National Economy, in partnership with Palestine Creative Hub implemented by United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will conduct sessions explaining key milestones that are included Competition Document on the following dates: 30 & 31/12/2018
Winners Selection Mechanism:The winners will be selected by a jury headed by the Ministry of National Economy in partnership with the Steering Committee members and with the technical support of the Palestine Creative Hub, implemented by United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). A pool of technical experts will first review the applications and provide the Steering Committee with recommendations. Reputable observers will be invited to assist the work of the jury. The successful design concept will be announced at a special event.
Download the Concept Design Competition Booklet for the Palestine Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai (ARABIC Version)
Download the Concept Design Competition Booklet for the Palestine Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai (ENGLISH Version)
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