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Build It: Recyclable Design Competition Awards Ceremony
May 6
6:45-7:35p


Showcase of all entries at 6:45p; Awards Ceremony begins at 7:00p.

The Alexandria Library, the American Institute of Architects Northern Virginia Chapter, and the Torpedo Factory Art Center are happy to present the winners of the Recyclable Design Competition at this virtual awards ceremony.

The competition asked students in grades K-12 to assemble fantastic creations using recyclable materials using one or more of these prompts for the design:

   1. Design a kinetic component (something that moves)
   2. Design using an unconventional building material
   3. Design a part inspired by a famous artwork
   4. Design a space that is compatible for both humans and animals
   5. Design a space with the perfect reading space

A jury of architects and artists reviewed the submissions and selected winners in each category: grades K-5, 6-8, and 9-12.

For additional information on this competition, visit the Alexandria Library website.