New Orleans Sustainable Design Competition results

Results have been announced for the New Orleans Sustainable Design Competition. Sponsored by Oceansafe and Reose, LLC, invited competition entrants were challenged to design self-sufficient sustainable homes that could be quickly constructed in the wake of a natural disaster. The design had to use standard, readily available materials that could fit into a single cargo container.

Seven firms were invited to participate:

Ammar Eloueini Digit-All Studio

Biles Architecture

Bild Design

Mathes Brierre Architects

Metro Studio

Trapolin Architects

Wiznia Architecture + Development

Judith Kinnard Architecture

Competition winner ($10,000): Judith Kinnard, FAIA and Tiffany Lin, Judith Kinnard Architecture, New Orleans

For further details and images of the winning entry, go to: