Juried Competition to Be Sponsored by Pamphlet Architecture Print E-mail
Friday, 06 March 2009 03:00

pamphlet.jpg Founded in 1977 as an alternative to mainstream architectural publishing, Pamphlet Architecture provides a forum for architects and writers to present their ideas, theories and designs in modest, affordable booklets.  Pamphlet Architecture helped launch the careers of architects from Steven Holl and Lebbeus Woods to Zaha Hadid, and has had influence far exceeding the ad-hoc nature of these humble books.

Competition Theme: Investigations in Infrastructure


At a time of new government leadership committed to investing in the United States' infrastructure, architects, engineers, and artists should propose new directions for transportation, energy, and agriculture at a continental scale. In this spirit, no visionary dimension is too large, no inventive proposal too ambitious to consider. Projects designed for countries other than the United States should be generalized enough to be applicable.

The winner will receive a prize of $2,500 and the opportunity to have their manuscript published by Princeton Architectural Press as Pamphlet Architecture 30. The registration fee is $25 for students and $50 for professionals.

Recently Posted

C.F. Møller Infuses New life in One of Denmark’s oldest schoolC.F. Møller Infuses New life in One of Denmark’s oldest...
The listed Sølvgade School built in 1847, close to King...
Bates Masi + Architects - House in Montauk, New YorkBates Masi + Architects - House in Montauk, New York
The house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant...
Denton Corker Marshall  - Melbourne Museum Denton Corker Marshall - Melbourne Museum
The building is one of Melbourne’s recent landmarks, completed over...
3XN’s Museum of Liverpool3XN’s Museum of Liverpool
The new Museum of Liverpool that has just opened on...

Applicants can register at pamphletarchitecture.org. The winner will be announced in September 2009.

Submission Guidelines:

The deadline for submissions is July 1, 2009.

Please register at pamphletarchitecture.org before submitting your project.
Applicants cannot have previously published work in book form (with the exception of work made for an employer).
Please include an abstract (250 words) of your submission.
Submissions must be submitted on 8 ½ x 11 inch paper and may not exceed 16 pages in length.
Submissions should be anonymous. Please include a separate sheet with your name, address, and email, in the form of your Paypal registration receipt. If you register as a student, please staple a photocopy of your valid student ID to this sheet.
If you wish your submission to be returned to you, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Submissions may be sent to:

Competition
Pamphlet Architecture, Ltd.
37 E. 7th St.
New York, NY 10003 USA

To find out more about the competition, please visit pamphletarchitecture.org


Related Articles:

Trackback(0)
Comments (0)Add Comment

Write comment

security code
Write the displayed characters


busy
Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2009 03:02
 

Poll

Will you be participating to a design competitions this year
 
Follow us on Twitter
© Copyright Cadtopia 2007-2010. All Rights Reserved.
500 - View not found [name, type, prefix]: category, php, contentView
500 - View not found [name, type, prefix]: category, php, contentView

You may not be able to visit this page because of:

  1. an out-of-date bookmark/favourite
  2. a search engine that has an out-of-date listing for this site
  3. a mistyped address
  4. you have no access to this page
  5. The requested resource was not found.
  6. An error has occurred while processing your request.

Please try one of the following pages:

If difficulties persist, please contact the System Administrator of this site and report the error below..

View not found [name, type, prefix]: category, php, contentView