Ali Musavi was announced winner of Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition for the proposal seen here. The competition called for a design of a building block with an inclusive school environment that uniquely enhances the quality of life for teens and adults with disabilities who participate in the Easter Seals VIP Academy in Sarasota, Florida. More information and images of the project after the break.
The competition called for the utilization of the following: Access Space Sensory Awareness Enhancing Learning Flexibility and adaptability Health and well-being Safety and Security Technology Sustainability
The building block had to accomodate the following functions: Gym/Fitness Center Model residential apartment Outdoor access Greenhouse Small group spaces Individual study areas Personal Care and Therapy Technology Integration Storage (for physical disability aids, etc.)