The negotiated procedure without prior publication for the creation of the garden was launched on 4 April 2018. More than 20 experts were invited to take part and have until 29 May to put forward their project.
The selected landscape architect or designer will represent Belgium in China.
At the Expo 2012 Venlo, Belgium made an impression with a project that was partly underground. It was as if the earth was opening up to visitors. The idea came from Belgian firm Goedefroo & Goedefroo.