Queries & Questions
In case you still have questions related to the brief and the competition, please check out our 'Ask Us a Question' section on the Archdais website. You can submit your queries there and track the responses from our team. We highly recommend our participants to also check the FAQ section on the website, as it provides additional vital information from time to time. All queries regarding registration process, fees, or payment should be sent to email@example.com with 'ENQUIRY' as the subject.
1How does a team receive their unique Teamcode code?
All the participants will only receive the unique teamcode on completion of the registration process.
2Where all do the participants need to use their unique team code?
All the participants would be using their team code on the top right corner of their sheets, as the name of their submission and wherever requested by the organizer. This code will be their only identification for the process related with this competition.
3What is the limit or cap on the number of team members and can anyone participate individually?
A team can have up to 3 members and cannot exceed this number. The participants who desire to participate individually can do so by filling and submitting the details for the team leader.
4Can I change team members after I register?
Teams are welcome to add any new members as long as their total members do not exceed 3. However they are prohibited from swapping or removing any existing member of the team. To do this please send us your request on firstname.lastname@example.org with the details of the new team member along with the team Unique Teamcode.
5What is the nature of the competition and is it open for all?
The Container Studio, is an open ideas design competition with no intentions to execute the proposals submitted in any form. The competition is open to all and students and professionals can join the competition.
6Are the teams allowed to share their work for the competition before the winners are announced by the organizer?
The participants are only permitted to share their proposal for the competition on social media or any other platform once the winners are revealed officially. Archdais will also publish each submission at this date and will be working with many design platforms to attract publication opportunities.
7What are the modes of submissions?
The participants are requested to submit their work through mail on email@example.com in A1 size sheet in 150 DPI resolution formats. All the submissions will be taken digitally only.
8What should be the submission file size?
The file size should not exceed more than 10MB.
9What file name should be given to submission material?
The participants are requested to submit the files with their unique team code as its name. Follow the submission guidelines given in the brief carefully.
10What unit system should any participant adhere in case if anyone wants to show dimensions?
The participants are free to use any one of imperial or metric unit systems.
11What would the size of the sheet be?
The participants are required to use an A1 sheet i.e. (841 x 594 mm), (33.1 x 23.4 inch). The sheets must be composed in Landscape orientation, with the Unique Team Code on the top right corner.
12What should the participants do in case the payments are not available in our country?
We request the participants to send us the queries on firstname.lastname@example.org to get an alternate payment method. We would send you all the possible payment methods.
13What does the participant do when they don’t get a unique identification code after the payment is made?
In case of such a problem we request you to send us screenshot of your payment receipt to email@example.com with the “unique identification code” as subject matter within two working days of the transaction.
14Are multiple entries allowed for submission? or can we submit multiple projects in one entry only?
Participants are free to submit multiple entries or projects, but each entry must be registered by a separate email ID. One sheet will have a One project only.
15Is there any speciﬁc theme to be considered?
We urge participants to come up with their most creative concepts (theme) they have in mind and not get restricted to one. It is open for all kinds of design ideas.
16Are hand-drawn sheets allowed for submission?
Yes, they are allowed, participants can scan and mail them to us on firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow all the submission guidelines carefully.
17Will all the participants will receive certificates for being part of the competition?
All the participants will receive digital certificates irrespective of the winners.
18What is a promocode? & How to get one? Is it mandatory for registration?
Through Promocode participants can avail discount on the competition fee. You can get it from an archdais influencer, or by tagging 5 friends in any recent post of the competition shared on social media handles of @archdais & @archdais.competitions . It is not mandatory for registration.
19Minimum number of teams eligible for Group Discount? & How to avail?
Minimum 5 Teams or more are eligible for group discount. Write us on email@example.com with number of teams willing to participate in the Competition. Archdais Team will guide you with the procedure.
20What is the judging criteria for this project?
Participants will be judged on the following criteria: Design Expression, X Factor, Completeness & Representation.
21In the design do we have to show interiors in Detail?
Interiors are always a plus, but it completely depends on the participants & their design. (No Compulsion)
22Should the floor layout and area calculations be shown in the presentation?
Area calculation break-up is not a mandate, participants can choose to include it if they think it helps explain their design. This being said, all participants have to adhere minimum area requirements as per the brief.
23Entry fee for the competition & timeline?
Fees & Timeline (All the deadlines are 11:59pm IST) 1. Early Registrations (1st January - 20th February, 2021) - Indian Nationals: INR 1200 - Foreign Nationals: USD 30$ 2. Standard Registrations (21st February 2021 - 20th March 2021) - Indian Nationals: INR 1800 - Foreign Nationals: USD 45$ 3. Late Registrations (21st March - 1st April , 2021) - Indian Nationals: INR 2400 - Foreign Nationals: USD 60$