Welcome to the 10th Annual Canstruction®
Orange County Design-Build Competition
IT STARTS WITH ONE CAN®.
TO FEED THE HUNGRY.
TO LIFT THE SPIRIT.
TO CHANGE THE WORLD.
Canstruction® is using one can of food as a catalyst for change.
One Can to represent the building blocks of massive sculptures.
One Can to prove that every act of kindness makes a difference.
Canstruction® Orange County Combines the fun of a design-build competition with an ingenious way to help feed hungry people. Local prominent architectural, engineering, planning, and design firms, and students mentored by these professionals, create phenomenal structures built entirely out of canned food. The structures go on view to the public at South Coast Plaza (in conjunction with the Festival of Children), John Wayne Airport, and ARTIC throughout the month of September .
South Coast Plaza
(All structures are on the Bear Street side)
May The Fork Be With You / Star Wars – AECOM (6,000 cans)
CANtasmic! Don’t Let Hunger Drag On! / Fantasmic – Disneyland Resort | Design & Engineering (5,250 cans)
Esc-APE Hunger / Barrel of Monkeys – Gensler + CDG (8,000 cans)
The CANcrusaders! / Super Heroes – JZMK + Fuscoe + The New Home Company (5,494 cans)
Yoshi, Lashing Out At Hunger / Yoshi & Mario – Little (7,650 cans)
World Hunger – Nothing to Smurf About / Smurf Mushroom House – McCarthy + Ficcadenti, Waggoner and Castle (12,940 cans)
The CAN is Right / Price is Right – Shawmut Design & Construction (2,300 cans)
Feed the California Dream / California Bear Flag – SVA + PSE (3,146 cans)
Stack Up on Tsum-Thing to Fight Hunger / Tsum Tsum Characters – WATG + Oltmans (7,950 cans)
(Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodel Corridor)
Smashing Hunger / Donkey Kong – Hensel Phelps (6,725 cans)
John Wayne Airport
(Baggage Claim Areas)
GRooting Out Hunger with the GuardiCANs of the Galaxy / Guardians of the Galaxy – Fluor (4,650 cans)
We CAN Power a Future Without Hunger / Electrical Vehicle – Southern California Edison (4,600 cans)
The Very Hungry CAN-erpillar / The Very Hungry Caterpillar – Swinerton + JCJ Architecture (2,628 cans)