Contest launched for temporary disaster relief structures
[Submissions must be received by 15 January 2012] The Italian Association of Architecture and Criticism has launched its ‘Outside the box’ international ideas competition for temporary ‘box’ structures that could be deployed in disaster zones
The ‘pup-up’ buildings will house a workstation and public information centre, using technology ‘whether high or low tech’ built into the design.
With no specific site outlined, entrants must decide on a disaster location to base their designs on.
A total prize fund of $22,000 has been announced with a further $10,000 to develop the winner’s proposal.
Submissions must be received by 15 January 2012
Winners will be announced 30 March 2012
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The competition’s official language is English.