Farmers & Merchants Bank Building
401 South Main Street
Downtown LA Art Walk

Opening Day - March 13, 2014

This year CanstructionLA will return to the Downtown LA Art Walk for its annual CanstructionLA design/build contest. Architects, designers, builders and engineers will create amazing structures out of canned food!  To register your team click here.

  

This year CanstructionLA will return to the Downtown LA Art Walk for its annual CanstructionLA design/build contest. Architects, designers, builders and engineers will create amazing structures out of canned food. Register your team here.

2013 CanstructionLA Winners:

1. Judges Favorite- “Filling a (Growing) Need” by NBBJ and Buro Happold Engineers
2. Audience Favorite – “Avoid Hunger Everywhere” by RTKL Associates
3. Best Meal – “The Port of Los CANgeles” by PCL Construction and KPFFConsulting Engineers
4. Structural Ingenuity - “The LAX EnCANter Restaurant” by RBB Architects
5. Best Use of Labels - “CAN-day Afternoon” by Steinberg Architects
6. Honorable Mention – “CANstruction Republic” by Clark Construction and Thornton Tomassetti
 
The 2013 jury included Edward Cella, director of Edward Cella Art & Architecture; Adrian Kudler, editor of Curbed Los Angeles; Michelle Lainez, executive chef at Pete's Café; Gwynne Pugh, FAIA, principal of Gwynne Pugh Urban Studio and Joe Moller, executive director of Downtown LA Art Walk. 

WHAT IS CANSTRUCTIONLA?
CanstructionLA brings architecture, design, construction and engineering communities together to help feed the hungry and raise awareness in Los Angeles County and is organized by a collaboration of design industry leaders.