Finalists announced for Place des Montréalaises landscape architecture competition

Last year, the Ville de Montréal launched an international multidisciplinary landscape architecture competition for the spatial planning of Place des Montréalaises.  The competition invited design concepts for Place des Montréalaises, a new downtown public space adjacent to Champ-de-Mars métro station, including a pedestrian overpass leading to Champ-de-Mars. With 30 eligible submissions now reviewed, the Design Montréal jury has chosen a shortlist of finalists.

Place des Montréalaises, Design Montréal
A view of the present-day site. Photo by Marc Cramer via Design Montréal

The five finalists are:

Each finalist will now be called upon to publicly present a service offering to the jury. At the conclusion of this stage, which is paid, the jury will recommend a winner. All finalists must attend a mandatory individual information meeting with the Ville de Montréal.

The jury is the same for both stages: