âStreet Smartâ is a first-of-its kind competition that invites designers to re-imagine and re-design our city streets and details based on local users and Indian sensibilities and not simply global standards and aesthetics.
The Challenge invites design professionals to envision ready-to-build designs for urban dwellers of typical Indian cities; keeping in mind the local user patterns.
The entries should investigate the navigational path of an urban dweller of typical Indian Cities and create design proposals for points of urban impact such as (but not limited to):
â¢ Bus Stops/Rickshaw or Taxi stands
â¢ Tree guards
â¢ Urban Shades
Who can participate?
â¢ Urban Planners
â¢ Product Designers
â¢ Industrial Designers
â¢ Interaction Designers
â¢ User Experience Designers
â¢ Graphic Designers
Competition Launch: August 15th, 2013
Submission Closes: October 26th, 2013
Jury Process: November 2013
To be announced
For more details on competition guidelines, process and prizes of the âStreet Smartâ Competition:
Call- +91 9930455307
'Street Smart' Competition
And do remember to "Copywrite"(C) your entries, as the design ideas put forward could become a template for a `Modern Indian Vernacular` style.