Canstruction New York 2013

The winner of the 2013 Canstruction New York People's Choice Award was Hunger Never Sleeps by Eleanor Roosevelt High School

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STUDIOS We CAN Kill Hunger

The winners of the 21st Annual Canstruction Competition are:

Jurors' Favorite: Pour Your Heart Out by Leslie E. Robertson Associates (LERA)

Structural Ingenuity: We CAN Kill Hunger by STUDIOS Architecture

Best Meal: Hunger Never Sleeps by Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Best Use of Labels: Cloudy with a Chance of Tuna by Gilsanz Murray Steficek LLP

Honorable Mention: Once Upon a Can by Thornton Tomasetti

Honorable Mention: Despicable Hunger: Minions CanRise! by Perkins Eastman / Harlem RBI

Cheri AwardThe Cheri Award was given to National Reprographics Inc. for their entry Jackie "42" Robinson. This was the fourth annual awarding of this prize named for Canstruction Founder, Cheri C. Melillo. Each year the criteria for this award changes and is awarded by the organizing committee or its agents. Cheri’s son, Brion van Over, and husband, Bruce Melillo awarded this year's prize to a team that has embodied the spirit of Canstruction through participation and service all 21 years of the Canstruction's existence here in New York.

Congratulations to all of the winners and thank you to everyone who made the 21st Annual New York City Canstruction Design/Build Competition possible.

The jury was comprised of:

  • Andrew Breslau,  The Alliance for Downtown New York
  • Tiffany Brooks, HGTV Star, Host of HGTV'S The Most Embarrassing Rooms in America
  • Bruce S. Fowle, FAIA, Senior Partner, FXFOWLE Architects
  • Ron Ben-Israel, Owner, Ben-Israel Cakes
  • Leah Suzanne Kaplan, Ridgewood Montessori School, former Chair Canstruction New York
  • Rosie Perez, Actor

2013 Jurors

Left to Right: Bruce S. Fowle, Leah Suzanne Kaplan, Andrew Breslau, Rosie Perez, Tiffany Brooks and Ron Ben-Isreal

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The Canstruction® New York exhibition is presented with generous support from Brookfield.