3rd Earth Architecture Competition

ghanaNka Foundation is issuing a to designers, architects and builders to use their creativity to come up with innovative designs for modest, affordable houses that can be built locally to replace the rural mud house type. The is to design a mud house type of about 2400 sq feet that sleeps 8 to 10 persons to be built on a plot size of 80 x 100 feet. The construction site will be Abetenim Arts Village, near Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

The building should be designed for use by either musicians, artists, potters, sculptors, painters, textile artists, designers, writers, or media arts practitioners. Total costs of constructing the design entry must not exceed $7,000 (USD) for materials and labor; land value is excluded from this price point.

Deadline: October 30, 2015

COMPETITION PRIZES: 1st: $ 1.500; 2nd: $ 1.000; 3rd: $ 500.

REGISTRATION: https://eventbrite.com/event/16829232688
SEE MORE: http://nkaprojects.boards.net/thread/34/designing-arts-2015

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