Michael G. Meyers Design Competition

For more information about MGMC please contact Craig Pearson at CraigP@Kirksey.com

Kirksey Architecture
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Houston, TX 77024

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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
Sustainable Design Strategies
2017 Workshop Presentation

This architecture introduction sumarizes the basic design skills required to complete the program and the elements of a successful presentation. Watch the videos from Section 5 of the presenation here.

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
January date tba
9:00am - 1:00pm
Kirksey Architecture

2018 Competition Project Site Tour
date & location tba

2018 MGMC Interim Project Review
March date tba
10:00am - Noon
Kirksey Architecture

2018 MGMC Projects Due 
April date tba
Architecture Center Houstson

2018 MGMC Awards Ceremony
date tba
Architecture Center Houston

For more information about the MGMC Design Competition contact Craig Pearson at craigp@kirksey.com.