DawnTown 2013: Landmark Miami Design Competition Winners Announced

  • 13 May 2013
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1st place / © DawnTown

DawnTown recently announced the winners for Landmark Miami, their 2013 ideas competition which focused on how cities are instantly identified by the individual structures within them.  With the challenge of coming up with a new symbol for the future, architects and designers were tasked with creating an iconic architectural piece that contributes to the image of . Studio Dror was announced as the first prize winner for their ‘ Lift’ proposal which pays tribute to the city’s by elevating visitors to give them a new perspective to the city. More images and information on the winning entries after the break.

1st place / © DawnTown

1st Place: ‘Miami Lift’
Team Name: Studio Dror
Location: New York City, NY, USA

2nd place / © DawnTown

2nd Place: ‘Lemonade Square’
Team Members: David Giraldeau, Alexandre Guilbeault
Team Name: REMED
Location: Montreal, Canada

3rd place / © DawnTown

3rd Place: ‘Torre de Las Americas’
Team Members: Mauricio Gonzalez, Alfredo Andia
Location: Miami, FL, USA / Santiago, Chile

honorable mention / © DawnTown

Honorable Mention: ‘Great Spirit Woods’
Team Members: Jakub Frolik & Vojtěch Kolář
Team Name: Frolík & Kolář + VIZarch.cz
Location: Brno, Czech Republic

Cite: Furuto, Alison. "DawnTown 2013: Landmark Miami Design Competition Winners Announced" 13 May 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 31 Oct 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=371083>