Mosaic Building: Regulations (provisional)

  1. A maximum of 250 cubes may be used, provided by the organisation team.
    The cubes may be in scrambled position at the start of the building.
  2. Cubes must have a standard colour scheme with faces in white, yellow, red, orange, green and blue.
  3. All used cubes must be and stay fully assembled, with their own pieces.
  4. No other objects must be used in the design.
  5. The design may be any shape, with a maximum size of 50 cubes from one side to the opposite side, and maximum height of 1 cube, so no stacking.
  6. Only the upper side of the design is taken into account, not the other 5 sides.

  7. A team of maximum 3 members may be used to design and build the mosaic.
  8. The design may be made before or during the competition.
  9. The time limit for building is 60 minutes.
  10. Each team will receive a required starting time, before the day of the competition.
  11. If the Mosaic event overlaps with a competitor's start in another event, then it is the competitor's responsibility to ask for another starting time in the other event.

  12. The designs are judged by an independent team of 3 judges, when the building is finished.
  13. Pictures will be taken of each design. These pictures will be printed and posted on the wall during the competition.
  14. The designs are judged as a beauty contest, on originality, beauty and attractiveness.
  15. Each judge must give a score of 1 to 10 points for each design, with 1 being the worst possible score and 10 being the best possible score. Half points may be given (like 7.5 or 9.5).
  16. The total scores of the 3 judges is the result per team.
  17. If any of the top 3 finishing teams has the same result as another team, then an independent 4th judge will decide which team finishes better than the other team with the same result.
  18. All designs may be published on internet by the organisation team.
  19. Designs must not already have been used in other Mosaic Building competitions.