White House Redux

International call for ideas

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consegna entro 20/04/2008

On occasion of the election of the 44th President of the United States of America Storefront for Art and Architecture, in association with Control Group, challenges you to design a new residence for the world's most powerful individual. The best ideas, selected by some of the world's most distinguished designers and critics, will be featured in a month-long exhibition at Storefront for Art and Architecture in July 2008 and published in Surface magazine.

The best ideas, designs, descriptions, images, and videos will be selected by some of the world's most distinguished designers and critics and featured in a month-long exhibition at Storefront for Art and Architecture in July 2008.

PRIZES The best competition entries from around the world will be exhibited in the Storefront Gallery (New York) in July 2008, and in a special page on the gallery’s website. They will also be published in Surface magazine. The authors of the three best projects, as chosen by the jury, will be flown to New York and given three day's free accommodation in The White House Hotel on the Bowery. First Prize $5,000 - Second Prize $3,000 - Third Prize $1,500 

Competition Timeline
January 15, 2008: Competition launched
March 1, 2008: Online submissions accepted
April 20, 2008: Registration and submissions deadline
May 2008: Jury selects winners
May 2008: Winners announced
July 2008: Exhibition and award giving ceremony at Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York 


more information about this competition
www.whitehouseredux.org