Competition: Designing Action Nashville

Competition: Designing Action Nashville
Courtesy of the Designing Action Competition Brief

In response to Tennessee being currently ranked as the fourth most obese state in the U.S., the Nashville Civic Design Center has launched Designing Action in an attempt to pursue alternative ideas that will promote active lifestyles and help transform Nashville into a healthier city. Designing Action seeks to re-imagine a 75 acre industrial site along Downtown Nashville’s Cumberland River and envision ways in which infrastructure can promote active lifestyles and increase quality of life for all of Nashville’s citizens.

The registration deadline is set for July 27th, 2012. Continue reading for more information.

Awards: 1st Prize: $5,000 2nd Prize: $2,500 3rd Prize: $1,000 People’s choice: $500

Courtesy of the Designing Action Competition Brief

Registration begins June 1, 2012 Registration deadline: July 27, 2012 Submissions due August 13, 2012 Winners announced: September 20, 2012 Outdoor Exhibition of finalists: September 20-October 21, 2012 Publication to follow exhibition

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Competition: Designing Action Nashville " 08 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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