Date: November 23 · 2019
November 23 · 2019
Shanghai hosts the third edition of the Roca One Day Design Challenge in 2019, calling young designers and architects from Shanghai to explore their creativity in its third edition, after last years’ success in participation.
Next November 23rd Roca One Day Design Challenge will take place in Shanghai at the Roca Shanghai Gallery. The competition challenges design and architecture students and young professionals under the age of 30 to create original solutions and innovative concepts related to the bathroom space, in just one day.
The competition aims to promote and give visibility to young talent. The participants will face the challenge against the clock of providing solutions for the bathroom space according to the briefing announced early in the morning. Roca One Day Design Challenge in Shanghai counts on renowned professionals as members of the jury, who will value the originality, creativity and feasibility of the ideas presented.
Roca One Day Design Challenge is a design competition organized by Roca, a global reference in bathroom products, which takes place annually in different cities around the world. This year 2019 we will celebrate 14 editions of competition.
If you are interested in participating in the next edition, stay tuned for the latest news!
Alex is an architect and co-founder of Linehouse, an architecture and interior design studio based in Asia, working on projects all over the world. She studied architecture in the UK at the Bartlett School of Architecture and University of Newcastle and has been based in Shanghai for over 10 years. At Linehouse she leads a team of designers working on projects of varying scales and typologies exploring both the poetic idea and pragmatic solution.
He is one of the principal designers for Aedas in Asia. Ken has been appointed China Green Building Council Committee Member. With over 20 years of professional experience in architecture, he has been involved in the design of various iconic buildings around the world, including numerous large-scale commercial and hospitality projects throughout China
Xu Wang is an editorial director of AD China magazine. She was the first generation of fashion editors in China since 1993. After launching Elle Decoration China in 2004, Wang went on to successfully establish AD China in 2011.
Zhizhe Yu is co-founder and managing director of AI Space Factory. In addition to pioneering the company’s growth in China, Zhizhe founded AI’s China office in Shanghai, where she leads a team of architects on several city-defining projects. Trained as both an architect and urban designer, she relishes a hands-on approach to making spaces which contribute to cities and to society.
Emilio Salazar is the Managing Director of Roca China, who has worked in Roca for the past 18 years, in 6 different countries: Spain, Portugal, Argentina, Austria, India and for the last 6 years based in Shanghai. Emilio is currently responsible as Country Director for the Chinese market, where Roca Group has a strong industrial presence with 10 factories and a human strength of 2.600 employees. Emilio has also been experienced as the Managing Director in Roca Group companies in those several countries. He was the industrial engineer graduated from Polytechnic University of Catalonia and obtained the MBA at Iese (Barcelona).