AIA Akron Canstruction 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIA Akron Canstruction 2012

Design/Build Can sculpture Charity Event

 

Team Entry and Volunteer Sign-Up  – AIA Akron Canstruction 2012

Sponsors Form – AIA Akron Canstruction 2012

 

Who: Teams of Architects, Engineers, Corporations, Artists, Clubs, Contractors, Designers, Groups, Students, Organizations, Societies and Charitable People join together

What: Design & build structures made entirely from canned foods within a 10′ x 10′ x 8′ space

Why: To benefit the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank which serves 8 counties and over 180,000 neighbors in need

When:

5/1 Team Entry Deadline (please email intent to admin@aiaakron.org by that time, team entry form and $50 check can be mailed)

5/15 Team Final Design Drawing Due

6/1 Build Day – Teams and volunteers only inside gallery for safety, We Gallery shop and Uncorked Wine Bar are open to all

6/2 5-7pm Akron ArtWalk, Downtown Akron Partnership – trolley stop at We Gallery –open to all, kid friendly, free, donations accepted

6/2 7pm Awards Gala – presentation of jury selected Canstruction awards to teams, friends and family invited, open to all, donations accepted

6/1-6/30 Exhibit Open throughout June to all during We Gallery and Uncorked Wine Bar hours – please call or check websites for times

6/30 Decanstruction

Where: We Gallery   20 N High St. Akron, Oh 44308 (330) 252-0988

and Uncorked Wine Bar 22 N High St, Akron, OH 44308 Telephone: (330) 374-1850

 

Contact: AIA Akron The American Institute of Architects – Akron Chapter, 2841 Riviera Dr #120, Fairlawn, OH 44333-3413 Executive Director, Carolyne Tinsley

 

Coordinators:

Sarah Markley, AIA Ohio Associate Director 2012, AIA Akron Canstruction Coordinator and Associate Director 2011, Design Smartly

Michael Sanbury, AIA Akron Associate Director 2012, Chambers, Murphy & Burge Restoration Architects

Kim Samartino, SE Blueprint, Inc.

 

Event Sponsors: (as of April 2012)

Imaginit Technologies, a Rand Worldwide company, Authorized Autodesk Company

SE Blueprint, Inc. Akron and Cleveland locations, supporting local business since 1990

W.L. Tucker Supply Company, Inc. since 1915

 

Teams: (as of April 2012)

Geis Companies

Akron’s Downtown Historic District

Chambers, Murphy & Burge Restoration Architects and Alan Burge Architecture

 

 

IT STARTS WITH ONE CAN®.  TO FEED THE HUNGRY.  TO LIFT THE SPIRIT. TO CHANGE THE WORLD.

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