Contest Challenges Architects To Sketch Designs On Napkins [Pics]

Contest Challenges Architects To Sketch Designs On Napkins [Pics]

How creative can you be when your canvas is only as big as your hand?

Karen Baker
  • 15 august 2012

Everyone from high school students to experienced architects responded to AIA Philadelphia’s charge to “Show off your fierce sketching to the architecture and design community!”  – on napkins.

Over 100 people contestants sent in their 5″ x 5″ drawings as part of  2012 SKETCH SHOWDOWN, AIA Philadelphia’s annual napkin sketch competition with three categories: White Cocktail Napkin, Mixed Media, and Student. Check out the winners and finalists in our gallery below:

For those in the Philadelphia area, entries are on view from now through September 15 at the AIA Bookstore in Washington Square.


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