Feature your drawing in award-winning author Teymour Shahabi’s next book.

Participating communities include Berkeley, Columbia, Georgia Tech, Harvard, Pratt, Princeton, UPenn, and Yale.

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The Book

Award-winning author Teymour Shahabi's upcoming novel, set for release in the fall-winter of 2021-2022, is a love story told through text messages, journal entries, emails, photos, online profiles and social media posts.

The Contest

  • Based on exclusive advance access to a chapter from the manuscript, the object of the contest is to submit an architectural plan for a house described in the textThe author will evaluate submissions based on how they capture both the spirit and the letter of the text.

  • The winning submission will be:

    • Featured in the book upon release; and

    • Formally credited to the winning participant in the book's Acknowledgments.


  • To learn more, please sign up on this page; you will receive further details within 24 hours.

  • The contest is free to enter.

  • Registration opens on Monday, April 5, 2021. Final submissions are due on May 28, 2021. Winners will be announced in the fall of 2021.

  • The top 10 participants will receive a free signed copy of the book upon release.

  • If you have any questions, please email: hello [at] teymourshahabi [dot] com.