Inside the Circle Design Competition 2019 is a concept based design competition recently opened for entries! The challenge is to provide the best futuristic tiny house ideas.
The growing issue of homeless people around the world is one that needs to tackled on the urge. As our cities grow, each of them are occupied by a diverse narrative of migrants who make the city their home. A large majority of the people over the world that affordable home. There are various issues related to it for the affordability. The people becomes homeless due to various reason which includes the overpopulation, the natural disaster etc. The situation is worst in lower and middle income countries. As a designer we are the one who could design bright future for the world. Guidelines:
Organizer are looking for the best solution to the problem that the world is facing. Organizer is giving the opportunity to view the next generation housing from the tiny circular space.
Building in the circle tends to entitle the context of designing the tiny livable space in the concrete pipe. There are many places in the urban where it is impossible to built due to lack of space, even there the next generation housing could fit in. The pipe becomes the perfect structure to meet the issues.
It is accepted designs with an unconventional approach. There is no limit or boundaries. Participants can choose area within your locality or any. They are looking for creative design ideas for a livable tiny space. Since the competition is a design exercise, the bye-laws and rules of the particular selected area may be ignored. Participants are free to select a site for their project. The designed solution should strike a dialogue with its surroundings.
The pipe themselves should be designed to become disruptive and the solutions crafted should be adaptable to the changing demographically dynamics of the site. The design should also respond to the site context selected. The design model can be prototype that can be replicated at other locations. The participants are to challenge for creative design ideas for a livable tiny space.
• Living space
• Sleeping space
These elements can overlap/double-up/etc due to space constraints. Additional elements are welcome which is up-to your imagination. The number of pipe can be taken as per your Requirement.
• Floor plans to show the interior spatial arrangements and program.
• Section and elevation of your design
• 3d view and renders to portrait your ideas
• Drawings that illustrates innovative details or integrated aspects
• All drawings should be presented at a scale appropriate for the design solution and include a graphic scale for reference.
• Organizer are not looking for piles of sheets, rather concise your ideas into not more than 5 x A4 sheets.
Results will be announced on 12 September 2019.
There is no entry fee to participate!
It's free to enter!
The Inside the Circle Design Competition 2019 is open to all creative designers.
The following prizes will be awarded:
• 1st prize: 350 QAR
• 2nd prize: 200 QAR
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