Modern Atlanta (MA) is pleased to announce the second annual MA Prize competition. This year the prize calls for designers to submit projects that critically consider today’s notions of sustainability as applied to the modern dwelling.
This award aims to highlight projects of all scales, that showcase a critical investigation into sustainable design practices in the home as well as projects that thoughtfully deal with the unique geographical, social, political or cultural Conditions.
The 2012 MA Prize entries will be carefully selected by a prestigious international jury of practicing designers and scholars and will be displayed at this year’s MA12 “Design in Human Week” in Atlanta.
MA Prize Embraces the Richness of Commercial, Cultural, Social, Environment and Multi-disciplinary Design
The annual Modern Atlanta Design Award Program recognizes, celebrates, and promotes excellence in all areas of design. Each year, the MA Prize is organized and run by Modern Atlanta and Manifesto.
As long as the project is related to Green Dwelling in one way or another, anyone is welcome to participate regardless of location or nationality. Please keep in mind all submitted text must be in English.
All entries will be reviewed by an international jury panel and winners will be announced in May. The first prize winner will be awarded $1000 USD and the second prize winner $500 USD. In addition to the prize winners twelve honorable mentions will be selected.
Prize winning entries and honorable mentions will be exhibited during the Design is Human Week 2012 event to be held from 1st to 10th June 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.
The registration fee is $100 per project for regular registration.