RE-Form Design Competition: Finalists Announced

The jury for AIA|DC’s Emerging Architects Committee 2015 RE-Form Design Competition has selected seven finalists from a broad pool of entries. Winners will be announced at the RE-Form Design Competition awards ceremony on Nov. 9 at the District Architecture Center.

Here are the seven finalists:

“By enabling people to access their belongings better, this product offers a solution for a common problem in the workplace”

Eating Curved Spoon :
“A product that promotes toddlers self-feeding [and] helps diminish potential overeating…”

Mag*net :
“… is a moldable material that forms around objects we frequently use and makes them readily available”

Street Housing concept
Street Housing concept

Street Housing :
“…activates residential space in DC [ and ] involves people’s daily major activities into a street section, thus minimizing people’s daily commuting cost”

Walk-On :
“… is a trigger of light projection for which the light performs different visual effects, texts, patterns, combination of colors…etc.”

The Wall proposal
The Wall :
“Examining Strategies for Public Housing”

Swing Lamp image removed at request of entrant. 

The Swing Lamp :
“.. allows the lamp to be composed and altered for different habitats with different needs for many years to come”

Jury members for the 2015 RE-Form Design Competition include:

  • Giulio Cappellini, Architect & Designer, Cappellini
  • Brian Le Gette, Product Design/Developer & Entrepreneur, 180’s, Zero Chroma, Big City Farms
  • Ehren Gaag, Architect / Furniture & Product Designer, Gensler
  • Melissa Moore, Founder and Primary Designer, Nikkuu Design
  • Nicole Runde, Product Developer, Emeco
  • Hiro Isogai, Managing Principal / Project Designer, WDG

WHEN: Monday, November 9, 2015, 6.30—8.30pm
WHERE: District Architecture Center, 421 7th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
PRICE: Free, registration required via AIA|DC.
SPONSORED BY: PriceModern and Haworth


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