World Trade Center Memorial Competition
Sponsor: Lower Manhattan Development Corp.
Theme: To commemorate the victims of September 11th and the bombing of 1993.
Type: Open, International, 2-stage
Eligibility: Must be 18 years of age or older
18 May 2003 - Last date for questions
29 May 2003 - Registration deadline
30 June 2003 - Submission deadline (5 pm)
Fall 2003 - Selection of winning design
Paula Grant Berry, Family Member
Susan K. Freedman, President, Public Art Fund
Vartan Gregorian, Ph.D. Pres., Carnegie Corp.
Patricia Harris, Deputy Mayor, Admin., NYC
Maya Lin, Architect
Michael McKeon, Mercury Public Affairs
Julie Menin, Pres. Wall Street Rising
Enrique Norten, Architect
Martin Puryear, Artist
Nancy Rosen Art Advisor
Lowery Stokes Sims, Ph.D., The Studio Museum
Michael Van Valkenburgh, Landscape Architect
James E. Young, Ph.D. Univ. of Massachusetts
*Names in bold type indicate design professionals
Competition guidelines - describing essential
elements the memorial must embody, the site parameters for the memorial, and rules for the competition – can be downloaded at the memorial competition website:
Participants can call a toll-free number to hear an overview of the guidelines, 1-800-696-0081, or fax a written request for guidelines or a registration form to 1-800-717-5699.
On May 28, 2003 LMDC will hold a large-scale public forum at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, webcast through LMDC’s website,