Tag Archives: 2021 Student Design Competition

Submission: January 14, 2022
Registration: January 15, 2022
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


Urban Chair is a design competition with the aim of developing innovative and interactive prototypes for seaters/benches/modules that can be placed in a park, street, plaza or any other kind of outdoor socio-urban zone. Urban furniture is the link between a public space and the people encapsulated within. Community seaters are the catalyst for public interaction as they create a setting for sitting, resting and other similar activities. They are responsible for drawing people together and starting the process of interaction and dialogue.

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Submission: December 14, 2021
Registration: December 14, 2021
Language: English
Location: Sydney
Prizes: $24000
Type: Open Competition


Due to commercialization and the emergence of big brand stores, artisans are unable to compete with them with their small-scale (individual) setup. Markets can help the artisans come together to network and promote their business. The challenge is to design a setting for an artisanal marketplace that functions only for a limited amount of time at regular intervals.

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