Competition and exhibition of innovative lightweight structures: Special mentions

  • Ludwig, Tonia (Recipient), Melzer, Hannah (Recipient), Holzinger, Christoph (Recipient) & Trummer, Andreas (Recipient)

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards


The competition brief is to design an innovative lightweight pavilion, of maximum external dimensions 4x4x4m. It must be transportable and fit into six boxes each with a maximum external size of 1x0.75x0.65m and maximum weight of 32kg (total pavilion 192kg). The structure should reflect structural engineering research of the submitting team. Each structure will be judged by examining the production techniques, materiality, level of structural innovation, constructability, transportability, architectural expression, overall originality, and transfer with art of the finished pavilion. The choices of materials, manufacturing methods, erection techniques, and so forth are at the entire discretion of each team. Innovative ideas and prototype methodologies that push the boundaries of construction are strongly encouraged.
Degree of recognitionInternational

Awarded at event

Event titleIASS Symposium 2019
LocationBarcelona, SpainShow on map
Period7 Oct 2019 → 10 Oct 2019

Austrian Fields of Study 2012 (6-stellig)

  • 201117 Lightweight design
  • 201124 Structural design
  • 201206 Designing

Fields of Expertise

  • Sustainable Systems