1. Complete the entry form by December 15, 2017.

2. Submit your design proposal by 5:00 PM on February 2, 2018


  • A Cover Letter that includes all participant information as well as a description of the creative idea and the impact on Park Avenue
  • A no more than 2-page maximum memo detailing the following:
    • Inspiration for the project
    • Location(s) of the project (if a specific site along the Park Avenue Commercial District is applicable, please include)
    • Proposed materials
    • Dimensions
    • Cost estimates for materials and construction (If available)
    • Construction timeline (If available)
  • A maximum of 5 renderings/sketches of the idea. Each should be no larger than 11 x 17 and physical display of renderings/sketches must fit on a 4’ x 4’ table.



  • Once you complete the entry form, you will have until 5:00 PM on February 2, 2018 to submit your presentation materials.
  • Applicants are responsible for submitting all information required in the design proposal. Incomplete proposals will not be accepted for prize consideration.
  • Electronic design proposals should be emailed to
  • You may submit physical displays by mail in advance or by hand delivery on February 2, 2018 to:

Park Avenue Plaza Owner LLC

Attn: Building Office

55 East 52nd Street

New York, NY 10055-0002

  • All submissions must be received by 5:00 PM EST on Friday, February 2, 2018.
  • No late submissions will be accepted.

This is a privately-funded competition using the Park Avenue medians as a theoretical canvas to reinvent the Park Avenue commercial district of 46th Street to 57th Street. There is no guarantee projects will be implemented.