Sukkahville Design Competition 2011

Sponsor: Keihlla Residential Programme
Type: Open, international
Location: Toronto
Language: English
Fee: Free
Eligibility: Open to architects, students, artists, builders and allied design professionals
31 August 2011 – Q&A
31 August 2011 – Submission deadline
6 September 2011 – Finalists notified
4-10 October – Construction period
11-12 October – Sukkahs will be on display to public

5 Winning designs – A stipend of $1,500 each will be awarded to assist with construction and material costs.

Jury: To be announced
Design Challenge: The aim of this open competition, inspired by the Sukkah City 2010 competition, is to design a temporary, free-standing Sukkah within the site of the Sherman Campus at Bathurst and Sheppard in Toronto during the holiday of Sukkot.  Entrants are encouraged to re-imagine the traditional notion of sukkah within a contemporary design language and approach.

Submission requirements: Sukkahville Competition submissions must be received by 12h00 EST on August 25, 2011 to the office address listed below. One single horizontal board size ARCH D (36″ x 24″) per entry will be accepted. The presentation technique is absolutely open and at the discretion of the entrant. The presentation should clearly document the proposed design as well as the approach to the construction. Project boards should be completely anonymous. Please tape a single, sealed, letter-sized envelope to the back of the board containing the name and contact information of the entrant.