2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced

December 20, 2016

CAF is pleased to announce the student winners of the 2016 National DiscoverDesign Competition. The competition invited youth from classrooms all over the United States to design an affordable housing prototype for a local town, city or location of their choice.

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Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign

September 19, 2016

Just in time for our 2016 National Design Competition, the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) is excited to unveil the new DiscoverDesign.org, an online platform where students and teachers come together to design solutions for real-world challenges.

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Educators, Architects, Designers

July 25, 2016
Teaching Career and Tech Ed, STEM, or project-based learning? Empower your students to think critically and creatively, collaborate, and communicate. Architect or designer? Be a mentor and give feedback on student design projects.
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Your World is Full of Design Challenges

July 25, 2016

If you're a teen, this is the place to connect with other high school students learning about architecture, share your design solutions, and discover amazing green schools.

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2016 National Competition

May 20, 2016

The annual National DiscoverDesign.org Competition, hosted by Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) is a nationwide ideas competition which challenges participants to think outside the box and use the design process to create solutions to real-world problems. This year's competition asks participants to design an affordable housing prototype for your local town/city using neighborhood and city data to inform your solution.

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