International Competition Innovative Furniture 03

Design a furniture, which is ergonomically sound, cost effective, environment friendly and feasible to build in neglected communities.

Category Project Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Project, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Furniture
Country India
RegDeadline 31 December 2023 (See "Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
31 December 2023 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility All

Description
Competition is open to everyone including students and professionals. Design a furniture, which is ergonomically sound, cost effective, environment friendly and feasible to build in neglected communities. As we all are aware, inhabitants in slums and other neglected communities lack space to accommodate. The furniture designed shall fit and transform from smaller spaces to larger spaces, based on adaptive user need, help them to store, sit, sleep, read, and write and more.
Ketham's Atelier Architects is international practice based in India. Earlier, Ketham's Atelier had made low cost furniture and trained students, widow women and others in neglected communities in making and donated the same to these communities. Ketham's Atelier would support these competition winner designs and helps in developing design further and construct prototypes of it and will donate it to Thinking Hand NGO. NGO, who will share it with neglected communities.

Jury
Rudroj Ravi Kumar
SPA Delhi, India.
Asst. State Architect, R&B Dept. Telangana State.
CoA Member, India.
Sonali Dahotre
CEPT Ahmedabad
Landscape Architect,
Sparrow Landscape
Initiative, India.
Rasha Sukkarieh
Advance Architecture IAAC.
Architect, Independent
researcher & Head of strategic
development Nusaned.
Anna Keitemeier
Researcher in Architecture,
Urbanism & Environment.
KIT, Germany and
CNAM/ ENSAPLV, France.
Satya Prakash
Associate Professor
CIC, F&LA, NIFT -
National Institute of Fashion
Technology, India.

Prize
Winning Project will be Build by Ketham's Atelier Architects
Winning projects in Publication
Winning projects will receive Certificate
Built furniture will be Shared in Neglected Communities.

Entry Fee
Early Registration - 30 October 2023: €29.00
Regular registration: 30 November 2023: €39.00
Late Registration: 31 December 2023: €49.00

Timetable
Winners Announcement: 31 January 2024
Winner Detail Drawing; 05 February 2024
Build & Share: 29 February 2024

Organizer
Ketham's Atelier Architects

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