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Arch-Station – Competition to design a workstation for architects

Submission: January 18, 2022
Registration: January 17, 2022
Language: English
Location: Worldwide
Prizes: $24000
Type: Open Competition


Designing a workstation/desk might have crossed our minds back in design school on how our desk can be super optimized and recreated into something that will aid and help you during your unending nights. And as fast as this thought arrived, equally fast it left from your fatigued conciseness.In current circumstances, there is an opportunity to design a workstation that will help to bring the seriousness of an office desk to the comfort of our homes.How can we design a workstation that is flexible, efficient, and comfortable for all architects?

The aim of this challenge is to re-imagine and design an architect’s workstation that is equipped enough to work as a stand-alone product in any location or space.
This challenge aims to challenge you to expand your perceptions and design a dream workstation that innovates the workstation concept totally.

Design Objectives

Agile: The station must be easy to install and dismantlement with less time and effort.

Modular: The design must be modular and compact so that it can be transported to multiple locations with ease.

Optimize: The innovative design must be able to fulfill all required functions with maximum efficiency.

Balance: The aesthetic look of the station must be balanced with the functionality of elements.

Futuristic: Understand and device the product through a futuristic lens in order to make the product stand sufficient in the changing years to come.

The above objectives can be a point of beginning to conceive this design. Participants can assume their user group and contexts on the basis of their design concept.


  • The minimum eligible age for participation is 18 years.
  • The competitions are open worldwide for designers from any discipline.
  • You can participate as an individual or as a team of maximum of 4 members.
  • All students and professionals can participate in the competitions.

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Date: December 23, 2021