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Winners of d3 Unbuilt Visions 2014 Competition Announced

Winners of d3 Unbuilt Visions 2014 Competition Announced
Winners of d3 Unbuilt Visions 2014 Competition Announced, Grand Prize: ‘Radical Conservation: A Hyper-Cathedral in Strasbourg’ / Simon Oudiette. Image Courtesy of d3
Grand Prize: ‘Radical Conservation: A Hyper-Cathedral in Strasbourg’ / Simon Oudiette. Image Courtesy of d3

Three grand prize winners and seven special mention recipients of d3's Unbuilt Visions 2014 (UV2014) competition have been revealed. Open to professionals and students alike, the annual competition challenges participants to use stellar unbuilt concepts as vessels for conversation. Spanning the realm of architecture, urbanism, interiors, and designed objects, Unbuilt Visions recognizes projects that spark interdisciplinary debate and exploit the innovative spirit of the 21st Century.

Learn more about UV2014 and check out the winning projects, after the break.

Special Mention: ‘Opération Béton: Nature Interpretatation Center of the Alps’ / Le Quang; Hoang Phuong. Image Courtesy of d3 Special Mention: ‘Re-configurable Infrastructure’ / Sunggi Park. Image Courtesy of d3 Special Mention: ‘Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’ / 5468796 Architecture, Number Ten Architectural Group. Image Courtesy of d3 Special Mention: Grand Prize: ‘Rotovegas: Playground of Flux’ / Natalee Tan. Image Courtesy of d3 + 11

The winning proposals were selected by an international, multidisciplinary 30-member jury of esteemed professionals and academics. Each of the grand prize recipients was awarded $500, while all submitted entries are eligible for inclusion in "Unbuilt Visions I," a publication documenting shifts in unbuilt design. See this year's winning projects below, which best addressed the question: In the 21st century, which unbuilt ideas will reflect the most salient and avant-garde notions of our time?

Grand Prize: ‘Radical Conservation: A Hyper-Cathedral in Strasbourg’ - Simon Oudiette / France

Grand Prize: ‘Radical Conservation: A Hyper-Cathedral in Strasbourg’ / Simon Oudiette. Image Courtesy of d3
Grand Prize: ‘Radical Conservation: A Hyper-Cathedral in Strasbourg’ / Simon Oudiette. Image Courtesy of d3

Grand Prize: ‘Rotovegas: Playground of Flux’ - Natalee Tan / New Zealand

Special Mention: Grand Prize: ‘Rotovegas: Playground of Flux’ / Natalee Tan. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: Grand Prize: ‘Rotovegas: Playground of Flux’ / Natalee Tan. Image Courtesy of d3

Grand Prize: ‘Amphibious Architecture: Projective Obsolescence of the Techno-Ruin’ - Wong Yok Fai Arnold / Hong Kong

Grand Prize: ‘Amphibious Architecture: Projective Obsolescence of the Techno-Ruin’ / Wong Yok Fai Arnold. Image Courtesy of d3
Grand Prize: ‘Amphibious Architecture: Projective Obsolescence of the Techno-Ruin’ / Wong Yok Fai Arnold. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: ‘Alchimie: Purification and Redemption at the End of Oil’s Era’ - Enrico Galeazzi / Italy

Special Mention: ‘Alchimie: Purification and Redemption at the End of Oil’s Era’ / Enrico Galeazzi. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Alchimie: Purification and Redemption at the End of Oil’s Era’ / Enrico Galeazzi. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: ‘Super-Pacific-City: The Lomipeau Speculation’ - Norman Wei / New Zealand

Special Mention: ‘Super-Pacific-City: The Lomipeau Speculation’ / Norman Wei. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Super-Pacific-City: The Lomipeau Speculation’ / Norman Wei. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: ‘A Carnival for the Soybean’ - Pei She Lee, Darius Le / Australia

Special Mention: ‘A Carnival for the Soybean’ / Pei She Lee, Darius Le. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘A Carnival for the Soybean’ / Pei She Lee, Darius Le. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: ‘Rethinking Biotope’ - Kyriaki Goti, Nicholaos Xenos / Greece

Special Mention: ‘Rethinking Biotope’ / Kyriaki Goti, Nikolaos Xenos. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Rethinking Biotope’ / Kyriaki Goti, Nikolaos Xenos. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: 'Opération Béton: Nature Interpretatation Center of the Alps' - Le Quang, Hoang Phuong Lien / Vietnam

Special Mention: ‘Opération Béton: Nature Interpretatation Center of the Alps’ / Le Quang; Hoang Phuong. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Opération Béton: Nature Interpretatation Center of the Alps’ / Le Quang; Hoang Phuong. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: 'Art Gallery of Greater Victoria' - 5468796 Architecture, Number Ten Architectural Group / Canada

Special Mention: ‘Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’ / 5468796 Architecture, Number Ten Architectural Group. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’ / 5468796 Architecture, Number Ten Architectural Group. Image Courtesy of d3

Special Mention: 'Re-configurable Infrastructure' - Sunggi Park / USA

Special Mention: ‘Re-configurable Infrastructure’ / Sunggi Park. Image Courtesy of d3
Special Mention: ‘Re-configurable Infrastructure’ / Sunggi Park. Image Courtesy of d3

UV2014 was co-directed by Principal of ONZ Architects and Director of Creative Initiative Onat Oktem, and Assistant Professor and Director of Interior Architecture at the University of Houston College of Architecture Gregory Marinic.

For more information on the proposals and the competition, visit www.d3space.org

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Cite: Holly Giermann. "Winners of d3 Unbuilt Visions 2014 Competition Announced" 07 Mar 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/606706/winners-of-d3-unbuilt-visions-2014-competition-announced/> ISSN 0719-8884
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