About festival 2016
VI International Architectural Festival "Eco-Shore" was ended.
In 2016 the festival was held on the shores of the Caspian Sea in Baku from 21 to 25 September.
The festival program included themed exhibitions brought by the representatives of the participating countries. The exhibitions brought by the foreign architects aim to demonstrate the best achievements in the field of the architectural urban coastal development space. Other activities include: a scientific conference themed "Coastal areas of Baku city - Problems and Prospects ", discussions, lectures and presentations, as well as guided tours of the new urban development in Baku.
Traditionally, the culmination of the festival was the presentation of the results of the competition for the best architectural and urban planning solution for the development of the coastal territory. In 2016, co-organizer of the festival The Union of Architects of Azerbaijan invited the participants to a rethinking of the coastal area of Baku and formulated the theme of the competition as "Regeneration of Coastal Marine Industrial Area of Baku City and its Transformation into Public Spaces"
At the closing ceremony of the festival Organising Committee thanked all the guests and participants of the "Eco-Shore 2016" for the participation in another one dialogue on the theme "Architecture and Water" and invited everyone to participate in the festival in 2017.