THE 38th ANNUAL KEN ROBERTS MEMORIAL DELINEATION COMPETITION

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Aug 312012
 

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The Ken Roberts the most senior architectural drawing competition currently in operation anywhere in the world. Although this statement would hint on old and tired, just a look at last years winners and the list of this years jurors shows that this competition is going strong and worth entering. This competition with its strong student participation may make it one the the biggest influencers over today’s architectural visualization world. And if that were not enough, the prizes are really terrific!

The competyition is open to all architecture students, professionals and architectural illustrators throughout the world. Prizes at both the student and professional level are awarded to works done by hand as well as by digital methods.

Entry Deadline: Friday, October 26, 2012 5pm CST
Winners will be announced Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 7pm CST

Jury

  • Jeff Mottle, Founder, CGarchitect Digital Media Corporation
  • Carlo Aiello, Editor-in-Chief & Creative Director, eVolo Magazine
  • Michael Malone, AIA, Founder, Michael Malone Architects

Awards

  • The Award for Excellence in Hand Delineation

One Wacom Inklin and one licensed copy each of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6Corel Painter 12, and CorelCAD is awarded to the best student and professional entries that embodies and celebrates the art of architecture as a tool for communication through hand delineations, sketches and renderings. Professional submissions should be the result of commissioned projects, while student entries need not be based in reality, but must be hand drawn for consideration in this category.

  • The Award for Excellence in Digital/Hybrid Media

One Doghouse Laptop Computer and one licensed copy each of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6Corel Painter 12Corel PaintShop Pro X4 Ultimate, and Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X5 is awarded to the best student and professional entries that demonstrate excellence through an innovative use of media. Submissions may be digital, or hybrid mixed media with preference given to those that push the envelope of architectural representation.

  • The Richard B. Ferrier Prize for Best Physical Delineation

In response to the large majority of entries being submitted electronically, this prize has been created to highlight and honor the unique properties inherent to physical drawings. KRob has traditionally been an event that honored physical submissions, and this prize is intended to maintain this practice. To be considered for this prize, the entry must be submitted physically to the AIA Dallas office. Please carefully follow the instructions for physical submissions above. For entrants registered with a U.S. mailing address only. The winner of this category will be awarded one licensed copy of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 and one licensed copy of Corel Painter 12.

  • The Kevin Sloan Prize for Best Travel Sketch

This award acknowledged individuals interested in the time honored activity of drawing architecture and places to learn and understand. In lieu of drawings made to “interpret” drawings submitted for this category are made to observe, analyze and record in a sketchbook. A Wacom Inkling will be awarded to the best travel sketch entry.

  • Jurors Citation

$100 cash is awarded by each of the jurors. These citations allow the jurors to independently select any student or professional piece that they personally wish to see recognized.

Job Site Link Exchanges

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Aug 152012
 
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As part of a PR push to get Presenting Architecture more exposure and also a great resource for the Visualization members, Presenting Architecture  has exchanged ad links with www.Archvizjobs.com. Check out their site when you get a moment. Presenting Architecture also has a job board which can be used to search for positions. This page uses the SimplyHired job board. For companies looking for talent, it only costs $5.00 to post for a position and the post will be seen throughout SimplyHired’s network that reaches over 30 million job seekers through over 25,000 job sites. Another great visualization job resource is the CGarchitect Job Board and Presenting Architecture has a direct link feed on our navigation header.

I know there are other relevant job boards for members out there, please share your resources!

CGarchitect Architectural 3D Awards 2012

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Apr 282012
 
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Welcome to the Premier Arch Viz Awards

CGarchitect.com is hosting the 9th annual Architectural 3D Awards. The winners will be awarded at the exclusive awards trophy at Mundos Digitales Conference 2012 in La Coruna, Spain and be given over $50,000 in prizes by our generouscompetition sponsors. The competition is open to everyone in the Architectural Visualization industry to highlight the best imagery, animations and real-time projects done in 2011/2012.

This year’s awards will be divided into five categories: Image (Commissioned)Image (Non-Commissioned), andFilm/Animation (Commissioned)Film/Animation (Non-Commissioned) and Real-Time. From the submitted entries a panel of expert judges will select the top five nominees in each category. The winner of each category will be awarded the exclusive CGarchitect.com 3D AWARDS trophy during the Mundos Digitales Conference.

Dates

  • Deadline for entries: May 19, 2012 (12pm GMT-6)
  • Judging: May 22 to 28, 2012
  • Nominees Announced: June 1, 2012
  • Winners Announced: July 7, 2012

Awards Categories for 2012

  • Architectural Film/Animation (Commissioned)
    Best Overall Architectural Film/Animation
  • Architectural Film/Animation (Non-Commissioned)
    Best Overall Architectural Film/Animation
  • Architectural Image (Commissioned)
    Best Overall Architectural
  • Architectural Image (Non-Commissioned)
    Best Architectural Image
  • Real-Time Presentation
    Best Overall Real-Time Presentation

Category Sponsors

Prize Sponsors