International architectural and astronomical competition to design the "24-hour Sundial"

The participants' task is to design a small or medium-sized mobile architectural form representing a sundial. The mechanism of the sundial should operate in a 24-hour system (indicating the time after dusk) and simulate the motion of the Sun along the ecliptic. Application deadline 1 June 2021

2021.03.15 | Heidi Søndergaard

We are waiting for applications and projects until 1 June 2021.

The participants' task is to design a small or medium-sized mobile architectural form representing a sundial. The mechanism of the sundial should operate in a 24-hour system (indicating the time after dusk) and simulate the motion of the Sun along the ecliptic.

The winning project will be built and exhibited in Poland, near the Wawel Royal Castle in Krakow.

The projects may be submitted by teams of several people and by individual participants, in particular by students and university employees.
The prize pool is ca. 5 400 Euro (PLN 25,000).

Applications, competition regulations and project guidelines are available on the Organiser's website: https://ideanova.org.pl/en/sundial/

Civil engineer, Diplom engineer