APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED
CALLING ALL DESIGNERS, ARTISTS AND ARCHITECTS!
Apply to Creative Generation for the chance to design the next CANOPY at F3 (Friends Futures Factory)
How to apply
Creative Generation partners again with Friends-International for the second ‘Under the Canopy’ project at F3 (Friends Futures Factory). We are seeking a young creative to propose a new design for a temporary canopy in the courtyard of F3 with its historically-rich buildings and socially-driven community space.
With mentorship from Charles Gallavardin and Dominique Desmet from Kanopea Architecture Studio (France) and T3 Architects (Vietnam + Cambodia), they will design and build a temporary structure from environmentally sustainable materials. The design concept must use materials that are:
Sourced from natural, organic materials OR recovered from waste and repurposed
Can be either safely disposed of OR reused after the project
The design objective is to create a canopy providing shade for visitors and events at F3. A temporary structure that works on the existing site without significant modification.
The winning design will receive a cash prize of $500. With support from the mentors and organizers, and a budget for materials, the designer will have the opportunity to construct their canopy at the end of the year.
- APPLICATION DEADLINE: Designers must submit a full design concept by 16 April 2023 – any application received from 12am 17 April will be automatically disqualified.
- SHORTLIST OF 3 CANDIDATES: From applications, the Jury will select 3 shortlisted candidates. They will be announced on 29 April 2023 and will each receive a cash prize of $100.
- FINAL SUBMISSION: The 3 shortlisted candidates will receive feedback from the Jury and will have until 31 May 2023 to submit a full Master Plan and an updated Design Concept based on that feedback.
- WINNING DESIGN: One of the final submissions will be selected by the Jury as the winning design. The winning design will be announced 8 June 2023 and will receive a $500 cash prize.
MEET THE JURY
The winning designer or design team will be selected by a jury of professionals from different fields.