AIA Committee on Design Ideas Competition 2009

In this unique sketch competition, submitters are asked to explore the legacy of modernist design, through a concept design problem.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Housing
Country United States
RegDeadline 13 February 2009 GoogleCal iCal
13 March 2009 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility All

Design a sustainable home to replace the demolished Rachel Raymond House designed by her sister Eleanor Raymond, FAIA. The challenge will be to design a new home on the original site using the same program brief as the original house. The design should follow the Living Building Challenge and interpret the ideals of modernism that were so important to Eleanor's work.

Not yet announced

Funding to attend the COD Spring Design Conference in Boston
Exhibition and Publication

Entry Fee
AIA Member: $100
Non-AIA member: $150
Associate AIA member: $75
Student: $30

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Notification to Winners: April 2009

Past winners

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