10x10 Shelter Challenge

Nka foundation is pleased to announce that following the successful pilot design-build residency at sang arts village in ghana, the second edition, art+architecture camps will starts in september 2012.10x10 shelter challenge ________________________________________design-build camp in ghana what: design-build camp for learning-by-doing in african architecture who can participate: open to all students and graduates of design, architecture, art, engineering and schools interested in rural commu

10x10 Shelter Challenge
Category : Architecture, Building and Urban Design
Starts : Oct. 1, 2012 Deadline : Oct. 31, 2013
Cost : Free Awards : € 84.00
10x10 Shelter Challenge

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for 10x10 Shelter Challenge is "Architecture, Building and Urban Design" and there are not any sub-categories indicated. . The focus of 10x10 Shelter Challenge is "Design-Build " and some keywords are: " workshop, africa, land art, ghana, thnk, design-build camp, sang arts village, tamale, 10x10 shelter workshop, african architecture, open forum, rammed earth workshop, nka foundation, vault roof, art ". 10x10 Shelter Challenge is a Total Design Competition (Idea + Concept + Product + Service etc) competition. Equal Orientation for All Arts, Crafts, Design and Technologies . 10x10 Shelter Challenge targets Creatives, Designers, Engineers, etc. There are no particular restrictions while designing.

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CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is not indicated. The city where the organizing institution is physically based is not given. Phone number of the competition is not given.

 

Contacts for 10x10 Shelter Challenge
Website : http://www.nkafoundation.org
Contact-Us Page : http://www.nkafoundation.org/contactus.html
Contact Email : info@nkafoundation.org

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from Ghana. The competition was first organized in 2011. This competition was organized 1 times. This is a one-time competition that does not repeat. ( Does not Repeat ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

10x10 Shelter Challenge is organized by The name of organizer of this competition is not given or clearly stated. ( The type of the competition organizer is not stated. ). The number of sponsors in this competition is not clearly stated.This competition does not have any sponsors.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish It is not clear if people could submit multiple designs, but the best-practice is you would be able to submit a few designs if not too many. It is not clear if teams are allowed, in most cases teams would be allowed if it is not stated clearly otherwise, please check the competition website to make sure. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. The regional or territorial scope / focused area of the competition is not stated. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition does not have any restrictions based on the backgrounds of participants, or this information is not stated. This competition does not restrict submissions based on membership, or this information is not stated.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : Webpage address link (URL) of the complete eligibility conditions of the competition is not given.

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

We are not sure if the competition results will be published as a book as this information is not given. The competition results may or may not be published online, this information is not clearly given. We are not sure if the competition organizers organizes a gala-night or similar event to celebrate the awards. We do not know clearly where will the ceremonies take place or where is the location of the gala-night. We do not know for sure if the competition organizes a physical exhibition to display joining designs. ( We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition. ). We are not sure if the personal photo shots of designers get published in the results book. It is not very clearly stated if private informations such as contact details etc of designers get published in the results book. We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given. We are not sure if there is a public-relations campaign run for winners after competition results announced.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

It is perhaps mistakenly stated that there are no awards in this competition.The number of different awards in this design competition is not given. Information about the percentage based award distribution is not present. The total award prizes sum to: 84 Euros (€). It is not clearly stated if the participating designs would be realized or not. The award money distributions are not clearly stated. Award details are as follows: N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is not indicated. It is not stated whether technical drawings or source files for this competition are required or not. There is no information whether the competition requires physical submission or not. There is no clear information on the accepted formats for this design competition. The submission methods to this competition are not clearly explained. Technical description of production methodologies is not asked for sure. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of submission requirements is not given.

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The organizers did not explain the selection system / voting mechanism. The organizers did not state if the competition is open for public voting or not. The organizers did not state if the competition participants (designers) would recieve/access a score-sheet or not. The organizers did not indicate whether the competition participants (designers) are able to access or recieve jury notes or not. The competition organizers did not state if the designs judged by numerical scores or not and whether this information would be available to participants or not. The organizers did not share whether the competition participants (designers) would be able to access or receive competition statistics. Judging criteria are not stated.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated is not given.

 

JURY DETAILS

The size of the jury is not indicated.Jury details are not given, it is possible that there is no jury and the judging is based on public voting. Detailed list of jury members are not indicated for this competition.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Information regarding design rights are not disclosed or stated. Information regarding publishing opt-in and outs is not disclosed. No information is available for the return of physical submissions.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is not indicated. The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. The organizers did not indicate wheather the winners have to participate in an event or not. The organizers did not state if the participating designers have to make advertisement for the competition such as sending e-mails, post-cards etc for promotive purposes. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the complete general terms of the competition is not given.

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

It is not clearly written in the competition call if the organizers would send printed certificates for joining the contest. It is not clearly written in the competition call if the organizers would send printed certificates for winning an award. The organizers did not disclose if the winners would receive an award or trophy. No information is available regarding if the competition permits the use of a winners logo or not.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

The design brief is not specified, you should check the competition webpage to learn about what to design.

 

Brief Text
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the complete brief & call for designs text is not given.

 

RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other winners was not disclosed.
PR Results : The webpage address (URL) of the page that lists the complete press appearances and media covarage of the competition is not disclosed.

 

DESCRIPTION

10x10 shelter challenge ________________________________________design-build camp in ghana what: design-build camp for learning-by-doing in african architecture who can participate: open to all students and graduates of design, architecture, art, engineering and schools interested in rural community projects in africa where: abetenim arts village, 20 kilometers from kumasi in ashanti region of ghana date: • october 1-30, 2012 • february 10-march 10, 2013 • may 1-30, 2013 • july 7-august 7, 201 • october 3-31, 2013 deadline: no fixed deadlines (applications are accepted until all spots are filled) awards: gh¢ 200.00 per project for materials. organizers will also provide free accommodation. international participant will be responsible for own airfare and subsistence. this is a site-based design challenge for learning-by-doing in african architecture. the challenge is to design and build a 10x10 shelter that suggests a relationship between art and architecture by maximum use of local materials. the site is abetenim arts village in the ashanti region of ghana. for students, it is a unique opportunity to learn hands-on the intricacies of working with vernacular constraints of economy, material and social dimensions in a real-life project aiming to sustain social harmony through arts and architecture. in the process, the student will to learn to design what is build-able to make a well rounded graduate. for the professionals, you will find the hands-on design and construction experience a pause from your office work stress to rediscover the rudiments of architecture and nuances that can refresh your practice. to apply e-mail your cv, date you are applying and website/example of your work to info@nkafoundation.org. a school or an organization may apply as a group and fill up a camp session, and may request some modification to fit their context. this challenge is a part of our ongoing project of tapping local resources for sustainable development. for additional information on our previous projects go www.nkafoundation.org. postal address: nka foundation, box up 1115, kwame nkrumah university of science and technology (knust), kumasi, ghana

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

Logo of the competition is uploaded, see below. Competition trophy is not updloaded. Competition poster is not updloaded. Website screenshot is uploaded, see below. Competition banner is uploaded, see below. Competition big banner is not updloaded.

COMPETE

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SCORE SHEET

10x10 Shelter Challenge, focuses on Architecture, Building and Urban Design, and last date of submissions is: 31 / 10 / 2013. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

244.85

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 0.00
· DATES & TIMELINE 30.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 0.00
· SECONDARY DETAILS 32.39
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 0.00
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 0.00
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 0.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 8.33
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 96.00
· FEES & COSTS 78.13
· JURY DETAILS 0.00
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 0.00
· CONTACT DETAILS 0.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 0.00
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 0.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 0.00
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

Phases, steps or judging periods are not stated for this competition, the best practice is single/one step straight , further timeline details for 10x10 Shelter Challenge is given below. Webpage address link (URL) of the detailed timeline for the competition is not given.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : N/A
Registrations End : N/A
Submissions Start : Monday 1st of October 2012
Submissions End : Thursday 31st of October 2013
Jury Meeting : N/A
Results Announced : N/A
Results Publicized : N/A
Early-Bird Entry* : N/A
Standard Entry* : N/A
Late Entry* : N/A

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This competition is free to join for all. Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

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