Architectural Design Contest
GOP is soliciting student competitors to design freestanding, practical, barrier-free, and reusable Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs). This is an ideas competition that has two major goals: Architectural Design Contest
- Address the housing income challenge for seniors who want to age in place
- Propose solutions for increasing density in first-ring suburbs that are least impactful on streetscape and infrastructure.
We are tasking both Graduate/Undergraduate architectural students (individuals or teams) currently enrolled in an architectural program in the northeastern quadrant of the USA to design a detached ADU suitable for a first-ring NJ suburban community. Designs should explore how architecture can offer a new housing unit on existing single-family plots…