2015 Tongji International Construction Festival Successfully held at CAUP

06/17/2015

2015 Tongji International Construction Festival

&

2015 "Ablues Design" Corrugated Cardboard Design and Construction Competition 

For the purpose of inspiring young students’ creative potential, and to discover and foster design talents of imagination and innovative spirit, the 2015 Tongji International Construction Festival & 2015 “Ablues Design” Corrugated Cardboard Design and Construction Competition was successfully held at the college square by the College of Architecture and Urban Planning (CAUP) on June 6th, 2015.

 This year’s participants consist of CAUP freshman, majoring in Architecture, Urban Planning, and Landscape Studies, totally 12 classes divided into 34 teams; freshmen from the College of Civil Engineering, College of Design and Innovation of Tongji, etc.; 15 freshmen teams from Chinese Architecture schools; 8 international teams from Architecture Schools. Around 60 cardboard buildings were constructed in total.


The Jury Committee consisted of three parts: Jury Co-Chairs, final Jury Members and Preliminary Jury Members.

The Review Committee is consisted of two rounds, Preliminary stage: Each Preliminary Jury Member will recommend 10 teams. Cumulate votes, 33 teams will be the finalists. Final stage: The Final Jury members will use the methods of multi-round knockout/elimination and comprehensive evaluation, 21 teams will be chosen and win the 1st and 2nd and 3rd prizes


Jury Co-Chairs:

Prof. CAI Yongjie  Director of the Architecture department, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University.

Prof. XU Weiguo  Director of Architecture department, College of Architecture, Tsinghua University


Preliminary Jury Members: 28 tutors of participating teams

 

Final Jury Members:

Prof.  Kong Yuhang       Vice Dean of College of Architecture, Tianjin University

Prof.  ZHANG Tong       Vice Dean of College of Architecture, Southeast University

Prof. LIU Kecheng         Dean of College of Architecture, Xi`an University of Architecture and Technology

Prof.  DENG Shuyang   Director of the Architecture department, College of Architecture and urban planning, Chongqing University

Prof. SUN Yimin            Vice Dean of College of Architecture, South China University of Technology

Prof. SUN Cheng          Vice Dean of College of Architecture, Harbin Institute of Technology

Prof, LV Pinjing              Dean of College of Architecture, China Central Academy of Fine Arts

Prof. HUANG Yiru          Vice Dean of College of Architecture and Urban planning, Tongji University

Prof. GU Xianglin          Dean of College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University

LI Hui                              Chief Designer and President of the ‘Ablues Design’ Exhibition Corp.

 

Awards setting are as follows:

1st Prize (3 teams): each winning team RMB 5,000(before tax)

2nd Prize (6 teams): each winning team RMB 3,000(before tax

3rd Prize (12 teams): each winning RMB 1,000(before tax)

Finalist (12 teams): Receive a finalist certificate

 

Award

Design Units

 

1st Prize

South China University of Technology

Tongji Architecture Class2 (Team3)

Tsinghua University



First Prize winning team: South China University of Technology

First Prize winning team: Tongji Architecture Class2 (Team3)

First Prize winning team: Tsinghua University


Award

Design Units

 

 

2nd

Prize

McGill University (Canada)

Chongqing University

Tongji Architecture Class1 (Team1)

Tongji Architecture Class3 (Team2)

Tongji Landscape Studies Class1 (Team1)

Tongji College of Design and Innovation

Second Prize winning teams



Award

Design Units

 

 

 

3rd Prize

Hefei University of Technology

Tongji Urban Planning Class 2(Team3)

Tongji Architecture Class3 (Team3)

Tongji Urban Planning Class 1(Team2)

Tianjing University

Tongji Architecture Class4 (Team1)

Tongji Architecture Class4 (Team2)

Tongji Landscape Studies Class1 (Team2)

Dalian University of Technology

Hunan University

Central Academy of Fine Arts

Beijing University of Architecture

Third Prize winning teams



Award

Design Units

 

 

 

Finalists

Tongji Urban Planning Class2 (Team3)

Tongji Architecture Class2 (Team2)

Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland)

Tongji Architecture Class1 (Team2)

Tongji-UNSW double degree in Architecture (international class)

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (German)

Tongji Urban Planning Class1 (Team1)

Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology team

Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Versailles (France)

Tongji Architecture Class5 (Team2)

Tongji Historical Architecture Preservation (Team2)

Tongji Landscape Studies Class2 (Team3)


 

Construction practicing teams:

Tongji University: 34 CAUP teams (12 classes, Freshmen), 1 Civil Engineering team,

                                1 Design and Innovation team, 1 Communication and Arts team

 

Chinese Architecture schools: 15 teams: Tsinghua University team, Tianjin University team, Chongqing University team, Harbin Institute of Technology team, South China University of Technology team, Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology team, Dalian University of Technology team, Hunan University team,  Zhejiang University team, Beijing University of Architecture team, Central Academy of Fine Arts team, He Fei University of Technology, Kunming University of Science and Technology, Shanghai Jiaotong University, College of Fine Arts, Shanghai University

 

International Architecture Schools: 8 teams

University of Westminster (UK)

Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland)

Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Versailles (France)

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (German)

Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)

University of Hawaii (USA)

McGill University (Canada)

Pusan National University (South Korea)