an architecture design competition of structural bamboo buildings
'visionary designs for ecological living'
some of the winning entries will be chosen for manufacture by
the world's premier builder of international code approved bamboo homes.
call for entries:
competition objectives: this competition has been created to develop new
award winning designs for bamboo buildings, raise awareness of the use
of certified structural bamboo for building code approved structures,
and introduce architects, designers and builders to working with bamboo
as a structural material.
building design categories: there are design categories for different
types of bamboo buildings, and winners will be chosen in each design
sponsors, partners and affiliated organizations: bamboo technologies,
currently manufacturing 20 models of certified building code approved
bamboo houses, is looking for new award winning designs, and has the
capacity to manufacture new designs at its bamboo building factory.
registration: open to architects, builders, designers, students anywhere
in the world. registration deadline is december 31, 2006.
schedule: submissions by january 15, 2007.
submissions: entries are electronic files submitted by ftp or email.