InstantHouse – Temporary Housing

Sponsor: FederLegno Arredo, MADEexpo, Milan

Type: Open, International, Ideas

Eligibility: Students and young professionals

Languages: Italian and English

Fee: None


15 May 2012 – Q & A deadline

4 June 2012 – Registration deadline

2 July 2012 – Submission deadline


• First Prize: 1500 €

• Second Prize: 1000 €

• Third Prize: 750 €

Jury: TBD

Design Challenge:

To envision environmental, social and economic opportunities in temporary housing, which specifically address the scientific community within Politecnico di Milano’s Sustainable Campus project.

The competition explores potential innovative solutions derived from using new technologies in sustainable design, and which respond to the evolving typologies of city users and inhabitants. InstantHouse aims to combine temporality and mobility with both social interaction and ecological values, resulting in powerful new possibilities for temporary housing.

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