Upcoming Open Architecture Challenge:Classroom Exhibition at SPUR, San Francisco

Posted by satujackson on Nov 19, 2009

Related program: 2009 Open Architecture Challenge

IDEO, San Francisco, winners of the Urban Classroom Upgrade category in the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom will present a lunchtime lecture at SPUR, focused on their design for a school in a low income neighborhood in Hyderabad, India. The lecture will highlight the tremendous potential for design and the challenges faced in school design in the developing world. This session will be part of a larger Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom exhibition at SPUR, San Franciscio from January 12 - February 26, 2010. Stay tuned for more details.

Related Program

2009 Open Architecture Challenge

According to the World Bank, educating all children worldwide will require the construction of 10 million new classrooms in more than 100 countries by 2015. At the same time, millions of existing classrooms are in serious need of repair and refurbishment. We asked designers and architects to partner with students and teachers to envision the classroom of the future.