Michael G. Meyers Design Competition

2018 MGMC Interim Review
Saturday March 24
10:00am
registration linked below

For more information about MGMC please contact Melika Mirzakhani at melikam@kirksey.com.

Jones Hall
615 Louisiana St
Houston, TX 77002

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An annual ideas competition with an emphasis on creative problem solving and graphic presentation, the Michael G. Meyers Design & Scholarship Competition is sponsored by the Architecture Center Houston Foundation, the Houston Chapter of AIA and local architectural firms and affiliates. The Competition Committee hosts a series of events to help the students learn basic architectural design skills and understand the competition requirements. Projects are due in April and the winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at Architecture Center Houston. All Houston area high school students are eligible to participate regardless of class affiliation or age. Students are requested to enter only once per year as either a member of a team or as an individual. Teachers and Counselors are encouraged to promote this scholarship competition.

MGMC 2018 Competition program links will be posted in January after the Student Workshop & Competition Kick-Off. 

2018 Competition Program
Students can download a .dwg CAD file under "Resources" at the bottom of this page.
2018 Program (Workshop Presentation)
Sustainable Design Strategies
2018 Introduction to Architecture Workshop Presentation

This architecture introduction sumarizes the basic design skills required to complete the program and the elements of a successful presentation. 

2018 Student Label
Please complete the online registration form and attach a copy of the email confimation to each presentation board and your model. Groups should complete a separate registration form for each student.

Upcoming Events:

2018 Student Workshop & Competition Kick-Off
Saturday January 20
9:00am - 1:00pm
Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX  77024
RSVP here

2018 Competition Project Site Tour
Satuday February 3
10:00am (tour departs meet-up location at 10:15am)
meet in front of Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana St Houston, TX  77002
RSVP here

2018 MGMC Interim Project Review
Saturday March 24
10:00am - Noon
Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX 77024
RSVP here

2018 MGMC Projects Due 
Friday April 27
9:00am - 5:00pm
Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX 77024
If you are unable to deliver your project(s) on this day and during these times, please contact melikam@kirksey.com.

2018 MGMC Awards Ceremony
Friday May 4
6:00pm
location tba

University of Houston Wonderworks Summer Architecture Program
This summer program is an excellent opportunity to expand your interest and education in architecture.


For more information about the MGMC Design Competition contact Melika Mirzakhani at melikam@kirksey.com

Resources

2018 Project Site CAD file [DWG 129.13 KB]