After a week of very subtle buildup, Tropolism is pleased to announce the first open-sourced architectural contest, Your Hidden City.
The contest is simple: post your photos (with a caption) to our public Flickr pool (or email them to us), and our jury will select their favorites in five categories. The winners will be posted to Tropolism.
The theme of the contest is uncovering the
The jury is a set of bloggers who write about architecture, urbanism, and landscape design. They are:
- Lisa Chamberlain of Polis who also covers real estate for The New York Times
- David Cuthbert of architechnophilia
- Geoff Manaugh of BLDGBLOG
- Shawn Micallef of Toronto Psychogeography Society Blog
- Miss Representation
- Jimmy Stamp of Life Without Buildings
The 5 Categories are:
Best Natural/Urban Overlap
Best Vantage Point
We will keep the contest open until
Coincidentally, the very next post on my blog is a good example of what this contest is about: