Challenge Title: Design Challenge: Open Plan Living Space
Challenge Difficulty: Intermediate
Estimated Time to Complete: 48-72 hours
Required Tools/Resources: Sketching materials, CAD software, measuring tape, budget calculator

Objective

Design an open plan living space that maximizes functionality and aesthetics while promoting a sense of unity and flow within the space.

Research

Conduct research on current trends in open plan living spaces, consider the needs and preferences of potential users (e.g., families, young professionals), and explore innovative solutions for optimizing space utilization.

Materials

Select materials that are durable, sustainable, and cost-effective. Consider factors such as ease of maintenance, environmental impact, and compatibility with the overall design concept.

Concept Development

Generate multiple design concepts for the open plan living space, focusing on creative layouts that enhance natural light exposure, facilitate social interactions, and provide versatile furniture arrangements. Incorporate elements of biophilic design to promote well-being.

Deliverables

  1. Concept sketches illustrating different layout options
  2. 3D models showcasing key features of the proposed design
  3. Budget breakdown detailing material costs and estimated expenses
  4. Floor plans with furniture placement suggestions

Evaluation Criteria

Projects will be evaluated based on:
– Innovation in layout design and spatial organization
– Usability in terms of practicality and comfort for inhabitants
– Environmental impact through sustainable material choices

This challenge aims to inspire designers to think creatively about optimizing open plan living spaces while considering user needs and sustainability principles.

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