Register: AUG/22/2019, Submit: AUG/22/2019, Eligibility: Anyone, designers, students; individually, teams up to 3 members, Fee: Indian participants: individually 330 INR (Indian rupee), teams 780 INR; foreign participants: individually 7 USD, teams 17 USD (MAY/23 – JUN/20/2019); Indian participants: individually 400 INR, teams 850 INR; foreign participants: individually 8 USD, teams 18 USD (JUN/21 – AUG/22/2019), Awards: 1st Runner 350 QAR (Qatari riyal) (approx. 95 USD), 2nd Runner 200 QAR (approx. 55 USD), 5 Honorable Mentions
The growing issue of homeless people around the world is one that needs to tackled on the urge. As our cities grow, each of them are occupied by a diverse narrative of migrants who make the city their home. A large majority of the people over the world that affordable home. There are various issues related to it for the affordability. The people becomes homeless due to various reason which includes the overpopulation, the natural disaster etc. The situation is worst in lower and middle income countries. As a designer we are the one who could design bright future for the world. We are looking for the best solution to the problem that the world is facing. The focus area of design can be related to the major issues enlisted below. Moreover if you could address any other important one, you may. We here in this competition giving the opportunity to view the next generation housing from the tiny circular space.
Building in the circle tends to entitle the context of designing the tiny livable space in the concrete pipe. There are many places in the urban where it is impossible to built due to lack of space, even there the next generation housing could fit in. The pipe becomes the perfect structure to meet the issues.
Dimensions of pipe:
- Length: 2.5 – 3 m
- Diameter: 2.4 m
We accept designs with an unconventional approach. There is no limit or boundaries. Participants can choose area within your locality or any. We are looking for creative design ideas for a livable tiny space. Since the competition is a design exercise, the bye-laws and rules of the particular selected area may be ignored. Participants are free to select a site for their project. The designed solution should strike a dialogue with its surroundings.
The pipe themselves should be designed to become disruptive and the solutions crafted should be adaptable to the changing demographically dynamics of the site. The design should also respond to the site context selected. The design model can be prototype that can be replicated at other locations. The participants are to challenge for creative design ideas for a livable tiny space.
- Living space
- Sleeping space
These elements can overlap/double-up/etc. due to space constraints. Additional elements are welcome which is up-to your imagination. The number of pipe can be taken as per your requirement.
Desire designing is a platform for all the creative and innovative minds to showcase their talent and get recognized globally. Our aim is to provide students opportunity to participate in global competition and learn through participation, also to reward emerging talent.