The “Designers Den – Studio Design Competition” introduced by Archiol Competitions is an exciting opportunity for architects, designers, and creative minds to demonstrate their architectural excellence. This competition calls upon participants to channel their creativity into crafting a cutting-edge studio space that not only fulfills practical requirements but also serves as a source of inspiration. The primary objective is to encourage the exploration of inventive design solutions that push the boundaries of conventional studio architecture.
Participants are invited to showcase their ability to seamlessly merge functionality with aesthetics, creating a space that not only meets the practical needs of a studio but also elevates it to new heights of innovation. The competition sets out to establish fresh benchmarks for studio architecture, fostering a platform for architects and designers to contribute groundbreaking ideas that can potentially redefine the industry standards.
The primary objective of this competition is to foster creativity and innovation in studio design while addressing the functional, aesthetic, and sustainability needs of contemporary workspaces. Participants are encouraged to reimagine the studio as a dynamic, adaptable, and inspiring environment.
THE BUILDING PROGRAMME
The studio should be designed as a multi-functional space, accommodating the following key areas:
Workspace: Design a productive and ergonomic workspace for artists, designers, and creative professionals.
Presentation Area: Create a space for showcasing work, holding meetings, and hosting exhibitions.
Recreation Zone: Incorporate a recreational area for relaxation and inspiration.
Utilities: Include necessary facilities such as restrooms, storage, and a small kitchenette.
Top 3: Certificate + Interview + Publication + score card with inputs
Honourable mention: Certificate + Publication.
Competition Announcement: 1st January 2024
Registration Opens: 1st January 2024
Advanced Registration Deadline: 20th January 2024
Standard Registration Deadline: 20th March 2024
Late Registration Deadline: 30th May 2024
Submission Deadline: 25th April 2024
Winners Announcement: 30th May 2024
Architecture Students group
min. 5 participants from the same institution: 10% off on regular & late registration fee.
min. 15 participants from the same institution: 20% off on regular & registration fee.
The competition is open to architects, designers, artists, and creative thinkers from around the world. Participants can enter as individuals or in teams (max. 4 members in one team).