11th Shelter Student Architecture Competition 2009

Theme: “A wooden room in which to read a book”. The challenge is to design a place to read ? for a single person ? who is yourself. Your chosen site should be in a public place ? in a city or in a city building.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Students, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture
Country Japan
RegDeadline 30 September 2009 GoogleCal iCal
30 September 2009 (Must be Postmarked)
Eligibility Applicants must be currently enrolled at an institution of higher education and must be able to participate in the Nov.28 public presentation.

Tom Heneghan
Senhiko Nakata
Nobuaki Furuya
Makoto Motokura

First Prize: JPY 500,000
Second Prize: JPY 200,000
Third Prize (4): JPY50,000 each
Honorable Mention (Several)
※Transportation and accommodation costs for particpation in the final judging will be reimbursed for one person per entry.

Entry Fee

One A2 paper

Submission Address
Please direct your submissions and inquiries to :The Shelter Student Architectural Design Competition Office Shelter Co., Ltd., 1-5-13 Matsue, Yamagata, 990-2473
Tel 023-647-5300

First stage result: October 17
Public presentation: November 28

Past winners

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