2014 World Bamboo Design Competition

Sustainable future and industrialization of bamboo

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Material
Country Korea
Registration Deadline 30 November 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 30 November 2014 (via Online)
Eligibility All

Purpose
- To develop excellent design utilizing a bamboo motif and seek development direction for exploring bamboo industrialization in the future
- Spread knowledge of the value of bamboo and its potential growth as an eco-friendly industry
- Contribute to substantial industrialization through supporting the exchange of relevant businesses and competition participants
- Opportunity to discover designers who have fresh ideas related to domestic and foreign industrialization of bamboo

Division
Three divisions related to design in the bamboo industry
- Transpotation : The mode of transportation should have internal and external components made from bamboo.
- Household Supplies : Household Supplies made from bamboo which utilize traditional techniques or other methods.
- Architecture : Eco-friendly building design made from bamboo considering both practicality and functionality.

Jury
Not yet announced

Prize
Division: Transportation, Household Supplies, Architecture
Grand Prize(1) each: Trophy and Win $10,000
Excellence Prize(1) each: Trophy and Win $5,000
Encouragement Prize(1) each: Trophy and Win $2,000

Entry Fee
None

Entries
Application and design photo and drawing

Timetable
Primary screening results announced : Dec. 12th (Fri), 2014
Final examination results announced : Dec. 30th (Tue), 2014

Organizer
WORLD BANBOO, Damyang-Gun

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