Competitions

Jan13

The Water Tower Project

This project rethinks water towers and tank structures within the urban landscape. Use any 2d media to convey and explore how these industrial structures have impacted the city when decommissioned from their modern functionality. Background: Why are water towers structured so mundane and foreign to our landscape? What if they became integrated and reinterpreted within our urban fabric?

Jan13

Design Matters 2 Competition

This competition is a call for ideas to design a building block of an inclusive school environment that will uniquely enhance the quality of life for teens and adults with disabilities who participate in the Easter Seals VIP Academy. Your design should support the program goals of providing these young adults with the vocational/life skills they require to lead fully productive lives. Traditionally little or no thought has been given to the environments in which these crucial services are delivered.

Jan13

VHOM 2010/2011

Vienna, the capital of Austria, is considered by many people as the world capital of Classical Music, and it certainly was from the sixteenth century until the nineteenth century. However, during the twentieth and twenty-first century, cultural changes, new musical styles, media and the easiness to travel around the world, have made the value of the Viennese arts diminish.

Jan09

Living City Design Competition

The International Living Building Institute℠, in partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, invites the world’s most talented and daring designers, planners, artists and animators to create a new global vision: a breathtaking, compelling model for the future of civilization. Unleash the power of your imagination to envision a city capable of thriving through the centuries.

Jan08

NYC's Worst Bathroom Design Challenge

Sure, bathrooms in New York are small, but what they lack in size they usually make up for in economy of space, tidiness and design.  Kenny’s bathroom is another story. We want to help Kenny out and get you a new job at the same time. The competition asks for you to redesign Kenny’s bathroom.
Jan08

2011 eVolo Skyscraper Competition

eVolo Magazine is pleased to invite students, architects, engineers, and designers from around the globe to take part in the 2011 Skyscraper Competition. The annual eVolo Skyscraper Competition is a forum for the discussion, development, and promotion of innovative concepts for vertical density. It examines the relationship between the skyscraper and the natural world, the skyscraper and the community, and the skyscraper and the city.