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2007 International Bamboo Building Design Competition
An Architecture Design Competition of Structural Bamboo Buildings
Competition Submissions
General Design Considerations
  • Design criteria: aesthetics, functionality and structural integrity.
  • Design using structural bamboo poles.
  • Design represents affordable, relevant, liveable, stylish housing.
  • Design can be effectively converted into CAD shop drawings for construction.
Submission Schedule
  • Registration Deadline is December 31, 2006. All contestants must register.
Submission Deadline is January 15, 2007, extended to January 31, 2007 for corrections.
  • Email confirmation of all submissions after checking upload files.
Entry Fee Schedule
  • $100 for companies, architects, professions, designers, builders.
  • $50 for students.
  • $25 for students from developing world countries.
Submission Requirements for PDF Files
  • Format size is 24"x36" pdf (ARCHD) horizontal format preferred. Submit 1 or 2 pdf files.
  • 300 dpi resolution is preferred - best quality for publishing illustrations.
  • Put your Registration Number on each pdf file, lower left corner of each page.
  • Indicate building category for your competition entry.
  • Include description summary, plans, sections, elevations, 3-D views.
  • Options: exploded axonometric views, materials, research, parti.
Submission Requirements for Description (word doc)
  • Add 250 word description and philosophy inspiring the project (separate from PDF) .
  • Add complete contact information including email for communication on this word doc.
Conditions. Competitors agree to the following rules and regulations:
  • Bamboo Competition is granted the rights to reproduce and print design entries.
  • Designs and text description may be edited and included in new bamboo book.
  • Designers name credit will be given on any reproduced or published work.
  • Bamboo Competition has no responsibility to return submitted materials.
  • By submission of design entries, competitors agree to these conditions
Upload Submissions to our Competition ftp site
  • Entries are pdf files submitted using the Login•Submit page.
  • To login enter your email address and 8 digit Pass Code sent to you by email.
  • After we receive your registration fee, you can upload pdf files to our ftp site.
  • Your competition design will be uploaded to a unique folder with your Pass Code.
  • You receive confirmation on the upload page that your upload was successful.
  • You can upload up to 25 MB single files. A big file upload will take some time.
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