Drew Sinclair: Silverdome International Design Competition

Triple Investment Group, owners of the Silverdome, have announced the Silverdome International Design Competition, an exciting new initiative that will shape the future of the City of Pontiac, Michigan. The competition is calling on architects, planners, students, engineers, designers and artists from around the world to participate in submitting their ideas, design, renderings, and/or original concept for the redesign of the Silverdome and its surrounding property. The outstanding jury of architects selected to adjudicate the submissions includes SvN Principal Drew Sinclair, along with Monica Ponce de Leon, Dean and Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning;  Donald Schmitt, Principal, Diamond Schmitt Architects; and Kathy Velikov, Principal RVTR and Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.

The deadline to submit is April 12, 2015 at 5 pm EST.  A prize of $3,000 will be awarded to the first place winner, $1000 to the second and $500 for third place winner.

Click here for further details and to read the full article on the Silverdome International Design Competition.

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We have a long history of planning and designing the public realm of cities, including streets, building facades, public places, the space between buildings and open spaces. Our team has pioneered significant aspects of the “complete streets” concept, demonstrated through landmark projects like the St. George Street Revitalization, the Bloor Street Transformation and the Six Point Interchange Reconstruction.