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20th September 2020



Architecture Competition of Pandemic Dwelling at Archue challenges our core way of looking at our dwellings the house we live in in the light of ongoing pandemic. How our dwellings become the pandemic Dwellings to safeguard us from this out-break?

What is a Dwelling?

The Dwelling (A House) remains the place where we all spent most of the time of our lives and experience architecture, learn to connect it through emotions, it also saves us from various calamities and bring peace to our core.

Corona virus is changing the way we look at our cities, our homes and our rooms.

Our Dwellings were not built to handle our current needs. Most of us don’t have the luxury of a study room or a work space as we have never thought of it before, while some don’t have a recreational space for the family and a Balcony. In the absence of free movement, everyone is missing the sight of greenery. And to top it off, the lack of a multi-functional space that can be used by children and adults alike has never been more prominent. Many of us are suffering from the Problem of the Pets and their spaces. If how we live and interact needs to change, that should include how we’ve built and designed our homes. This is the time to look from inside.

“So we at Archue wants you as an Architect, Interior Designer & Students to see this as a challenge and Create a Pandemic Dwelling a Model for the world to live in.”



Given below are approximate guidelines of what a standard Dwelling design dictate. Nevertheless, participants are welcome to add spaces as per their design and spatial requirements considering the various need evolved in due to coronavirus. Minimum spaces to be covered in the design.

Participants can look into various techniques of creating dwelling, fabrications and other techniques which can be efficient and answer to this issue.

Approximate Maximum site area: 5000 Sq.ft

  • Living Space

  • Master Bed Bedrooms

  • Study

  • Kitchen      

  • W.C & Bath

Think of some space out of the BOX (This will be one of the criteria of the Winning Entries)

*Participants submitting old design projects or new design have freedom of site selection, area selection for the spaces, Scale of the building,  Proportion of the built form to open space, distribution of interior areas and all the aspects of functionality, are left to participants’ appropriate judgement and discretion.

*Participants can select any site which will be best suited for their Pandemic Dwelling Design.

*Participant are free to submit entries of any other competition which they had been participated or worked on.


Ar Karan Manoj Daisaria (Daisaria Associate)

Ar Saanchi Jhunjhunwala (Daisaria Associate)


Winner: upto USD 850 (Cash+Certificate)

Runner: upto USD 650 (Cash+Certificate)

Two qualifiers: USD 250x2 (Cash+Certificate)

15 top entries: (Certificate+Publication)

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