The deadline was September 12, 2013. For the competition description, click here.


“…suddenly a specific photograph reaches me; it animates me, and I animate it.
So that is how I must name the attraction which makes it exist: an animation.
The photograph itself is in no way animated… but it animates me: this is what
creates every adventure.”
                                                                         —Roland Barthes, Camera Lucida, p. 20.


WINNERS click images to view in high resolution



HONORABLE MENTIONS click images to view in high resolution



To view all entries, visit the Atmosphere 2014 Tumblr.

The 2014 Atmosphere Committee consists of: Lisa Landrum, Chair (Architecture), Rae Bridgman (City Planning), Alyssa Schwann (Environmental Design), Lynn Chalmers (Interior Design), Marcella Eaton (Landscape Architecture); with web design and graphics support from Thalia Andreoglou (Masters of Architecture student), and administrative support from Brandy O’Reilly (Faculty of Architecture, Partners Program).


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Atmosphere is generously supported by the Faculty of Architecture Endowment Fund and the following professional associations: the Manitoba Association of Architects (MAA); the Manitoba Association of Landscape Architects (MALA); and the Professional Interior Designers Institute of Manitoba (PIDIM).                  

Aspects of Atmosphere 2014 ACTION are being presented in collaboration with StoreFront Manitoba and aceartinc.