Last Submission Date: January 04, 2022
Last Registration Date: January 03, 2022
Country: Kansas City , United States
Type: Open CompetitionMore Specs
Brief for the competition “Re-Utility” is to design a lodging center by repurposing steel grain bins in an innovative way.
Steel grain bins of diameter 21 feet are part of this challenge. The participants are required to use 12 such bins to create a space that can be used by the members of a farming community to lodge their trainees, visiting the farm for training. The lodges can be rented for 2-3 weeks.
The aim of the challenge is to understand how equipment of the past can be repurposed to meet the needs of the present. The recycling of the steel grain bins must be done conscientiously taking into consideration its various limitations.
The lodging centre is designed to accommodate agriculture enthusiasts and trainees who will visit the city farms, to gain knowledge about agriculture processes and trade. Privacy and interaction must be guided in the layout as per the nature of the activity. The sociocultural, economic, and environmental settings of context are to be considered in the design.
For more information visit the competition WEBSITE
The competitions are open for students and professionals from all the disciplines of design.
The team limit for this competition is 4 members maximum per team.
Registration Deadline: January 03, 2022
Submission Deadline: January 04, 2022
Winner Announcement: December 30, 2021
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