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Winning Entry for Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition / Ali Musavi

Winning Entry for Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition / Ali Musavi
Courtesy of Ali Musavi
Courtesy of Ali Musavi

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:

Courtesy of Ali Musavi
Courtesy of Ali Musavi

  • 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:

Courtesy of Ali Musavi
Courtesy of Ali Musavi

  • 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.)

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Cite: Irina Vinnitskaya. "Winning Entry for Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition / Ali Musavi " 29 May 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/138684/winning-entry-for-design-matters-2-ideas-competition-ali-musavi/> ISSN 0719-8884
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