Even from across the country, Angelenos can have a say in who wins the Sukkah City Competition in New York CIty. With 600 participants from 43 countries, the competition challenged designers across the globe to try their hand at making a temporary structure fusing a traditional religious festival with contemporary architectural strategies. You can vote at NYMag.com will determine which structure will be the winner.
The 12 finalists represent a dozen eccentric interpretations of the sukkah, a temporary hut for the week-long Jewish festival of Sukkot. The 12 structures will be erected in Union Square on September 19 and 20, and the winning design will be on view until October 2, 2010.
[via Arch Daily]