Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal, in collaboration with the Botanical Garden of Montreal- A Space for Life, is proud to present the world-renowned Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 competition from June 22 to September 29.
Accredited by the International Mosaiculture Committee, Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 will bring together some 50 participants from 30 countries. It is anticipated that 1 million visitors will attend.
Participants in Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 are invited to produce a work that reflects their culture using the theme Land of Hope as inspiration while incorporating one or several of the following sub-themes:
Cities, regions, provinces, and countries as well as institutions focused on horticulture, the environment, urban design, and landscape architecture are invited to participate in the competition, which is also intended as a forum for exchange between these different fields.
Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 will allow your teams to:
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Participants must present a work of mosaiculture reflecting their culture and representing one or several of the five aspects of the theme of Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013: Land of Hope.
To do this they must create the design for the work they intend to present and then realize it. Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal will provide professional and technical assistance if so desired.
Further, Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal will provide, at its own expense, food and lodging for the assembly teams sent by participants, according to the parameters proposed by the International Mosaiculture Committee and determined in relation to the scope of the work to be undertaken.
Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal will also ensure, at its own expense, the upkeep of the work of the participants throughout the entire exhibition.
No fees will be charged to participants for the sites of the works.
Participants must pay for the transportation of their teams to and from Montreal as well as costs related to the realization of their works.
The required plants must be purchased in Quebec.
A closing gala where prizes will be awarded will take place at the end of the event.
For information purposes, using statistics from previous editions of the event, costs for realizing a work can vary from CAD $75,000 to CAD $350,000, depending on the scope of the work.