Competition Name: ChiDesign: Designing a Center for Architecture, Design and Education
Details: On July 9, the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) launched its first design competition, soliciting ideas for a Center for Architecture, Design and Education (CADE). The competition tackles an exciting new building typology, one that includes a new home for CAF, as well as learning spaces for other cultural and educational institutions focused on expanding design appreciation and education in Chicago.
The distinguished jury of professionals, who will award three cash prizes totaling $17,500, includes:
· Stanley Tigerman, Tigerman McCurry Architects
· David Adjaye, Adjaye Associates
· Monica Ponce De Leon, MPdL Studio
· Billie Tsien, Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects
· Ned Cramer, Editor-in-Chief of Architect magazine
1st Prize $10,000
2nd Prize $5,000
3rd Prize $2,500
Student Awarded Cash Prize
A student committee comprised of Chicago Public High Schools students will review a shortlist of submissions, selected by the jury, and identify a winner for the Student Committee Prize.
For complete rules, guidelines and project submission, visit chidesigncompetition.org