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CONNECT: ENABLING CHANGE
POST-SECONDARY DESIGN COMPETITION 2013-14

 

 

Design Exchange is pleased to announce the third annual Connect: EnAbling Change Post-Secondary Design Competition: a provincial, post-secondary design competition that seeks to explore design that is accessible to the greatest number of people, to the largest extent possible, regardless of their age or ability, across all design disciplines. 

Students are asked to submit projects that illustrate the idea of design for all:
In that the design of products and environments is usable by all people to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation. 

 

2013-14 JURORS

 

Amy Pothier, Quadrangle Architects 

Jesse Klimitz, Quadrange Architects 

Jonathan Loudon, Swave Studios

Rick Mugford, Zeidler Partnership 

 

 

2013/2014 WINNERS

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN

 

1st place: Cruising Community Cookhouse; Naomi Kane, Miseng Phan & Jaclyn van Barneveld, Humber College

2nd place: Expandable-Portable Accessible Washroom; Jasmine Yeung, Carleton University

3rd place (tie): Green Crane Community; Caroline Cheam & Megan Pritchard, Fanshawe College

3rd place (tie): The Seasonal Shelter; Maya Amalsadia, Alexandra Dobrzynski, Andrew Segal & Curtis van Kasteren, Humber College

Honourable Mention: Changing Seasons Rehabilitation Centre; Mark Sanchez, Algonquin College

 

INDUSTRIAL/PRODUCT DESIGN

 

1st place: Bird’s Eye; Ally Krug, Carleton University

Honourable Mention: Inform; Jack Jen, Carleton University

Honourable Mention: Design with Uganda; Zoe Krug, Luis Garcia, Jennifer Vandermeer & Charles Williams, Carleton University 

 

GRAPHIC/INTERACTIVE DESIGN

 

1st place: TOZOO Tracker; Tae Kyom Kim & Brian Lam, George Brown College

2nd place: Phon-e-tic; Mark Goldberg, University of Guelph

Honourable Mention: Global Tea Party; Jessica Baratta, York University/Sheridan College

 

Click here to see last year's projects.