d3 housing tomorrow 2010


First Place
Liminal Projects: Omar Khan, Laura Garofalo, Abhishek Mathur & Trinadh Kumar Pydipally (USA)
Project: Home Spun: Water Harvesting Prefab Urban Housing for the Great Lakes Region

Second Place
Rafael Luna (USA)
Project: Hongquiao Station: Living within the Shanghai Subway Station

Third Place
Qili Yang (CHINA)
Project: Smallness: Re-scripting Collective Housing in Szenzhen

Special Mentions
High-Density Housing: Richie Gelles & Viktor Ramos (USA)
Project: Double Stuff

Medium-Density Housing: Paul Jones (UK)
Project: Eco-Chrysalis for Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Low-Density Housing: Ying-Ting Huang (TAIWAN)
Project: Adaptive Transformation: A Midway Community for Survivors of a Natural Catastrophe

Unit/Modular Housing: Chung Yin Ho (UK)
Project: Flood Adaptation

Interior Design: Jirawit Yamkleeb (THAILAND)
Project: The Cabinet House: Living in the Subway

Deployable Pod: Cody Jack Derra (USA)
Project: Project Iris

Industrial Design: Naomi Keena (IRELAND)
Project: DD Dynamic Domicile: A Re-Imagined Mobile Home

Alternative Typology: Nick Beckowski, Dane Knudsen, Tyler Laskowski, Mark Lo, Sheena McNeice (USA)
Project: Camp Urban: Chicago

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The competition allows designers freedom to approach their creative process in a scale-appropriate manner, from large-scale master planning endeavors, to individual building concepts, to notions of the interior realm. Although there are no restrictions on site, scale, program, or residential building typology, proposals should carefully address their selected context.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Housing, Sustainability
Country New York, United States
RegDeadline 4 January 2010 GoogleCal iCal
15 January 2010 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility All

d3 is an organization committed to advancing innovative positions in architecture, art, and design by providing a collaborative environment for architects, artists, designers, and students from throughout New York City and around the world. Our Brooklyn-based program of exhibitions, events, and publications is focused on generating dialogue and collaboration across geographic, ideological, and disciplinary boundaries in art and the built environment. Our mission seeks to unearth new approaches to connecting, form, space, and materiality with innovative notions of interiority and exteriority at various scales.
- CATEGORY 1: Open category that calls for sustainable residential design proposals envisioned for worldwide site locations. All projects will be entered into this category.
- SPECIAL MENTIONS CATEGORIES: All projects will be eligible for typology-specific special mentions.

Not yet announced

First Place: $500
Second Place: $250
Third Place: $125
High-Density Housing, Medium-Density Housing, Low-Density Housing, Deployable Pod, Modular Interior, NYC: Exhibition and Publication

Entry Fee
$50 USD/professional entry
$25 USD/student entry

2 Presentation Boards (60cm x 100cm)

Jury Convenes: January 30, 2010
Results Announced: TBD
d3 Gallery Exhibition: Spring 2009
Summary Publication: TBD

Past winners


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