WHAT: Re-Craft: A New Palette for HCCC, 2013 Rice Design Alliance Design Charrette
WHEN: The Charrette will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. A site visit for the participants will take place on Saturday, July 27, at 9:00 a.m. at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, 4848 Main Street.
WHERE: Rice University, School of Architecture, Anderson Hall (Building 4), 6100 Main Street (Off Entrance 1).
WHO: The competition is open to architects and non-architects, designers, individuals, with teams of up to five.
Rice Design Alliance’s 2013 design charrette will challenge participants to integrate the campus of the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (HCCC). HCCC is a nonprofit arts organization located in the Museum District on Main Street. Its mission is to advance education about the product, process, and history of craft.
Charrette participants will be challenged to brainstorm general solutions to integrate different aspects of the center, including ways to help increase visibility on Main Street. More information and program elements will be presented to participants on the day of the charrette.
An entry fee of $25 for RDA members and $35 for non-members will cover breakfast, lunch, and refreshments throughout the day. To Sign up CLICK HERE!