Drylands Design

Sponsor: California Architectural Foundation
Type: Open Ideas
Location: California
Language: English
$25 for California residents
$50 for out of state residents
$50 for California residents
$75 for out of state residents
Eligibility: Students and professionals
September 15, 2011 – Web briefing for competitors
November 15 – Registration deadline
December 15 – Submission deadline
January 17, 2012 – Awards announced
Student category (for architectural and community design proposals)
Honor award – $2,500
Merit award – $1,250
Professional category
Research grants ($10,000 each) for five projects
Tom Anglewicz, FAIA, President California Architectural Foundation
Teddy Cruz, AIA
Mary Griffin, FAIA, Turnbull Griffin Haseloop Architects
Enrique Norten, Hon. FAIA, TEN_Arquitectos
Michael Rotondi, FAIA, Roto Architecture
Greg Otto, Principal, Buro Happold, Engineers
Design Challenge:
The California Architectural Foundation, in partnership with the Arid Lands Institute at Woodbury University and the AIACC Academy for Emerging Professionals, announces a call for entries for the 2011-2012 William Turnbull Competition: Drylands Design: An Open Ideas Competition for Retrofitting the American West. Design teams are invited to generate progressive proposals that suggest to policy makers and the public creative alternatives for the American west, ideas that may be replicated throughout the world.
Submission Requirements:
Digital submission of up to two 24×36 sheets and project narrative
For more information, go to: http://drylandscompetition.org/