From AIA Northern VA Chapter:
Watch structures being built entirely from cans, participate in an in-depth tour of architecture in Alexandria, be inspired by a Pecha Kucha and view an exhibit of local award winning buildings. The American Institute of Architects Northern Virginia Chapter celebrates Architecture Week 2011 with several free public events.
Here’s the schedule:
April 8-16 - Canstruction® Build-Out and Display
April 8 Build-Out Night (5:00p-midnight), structures on display through April 16.
At Ballston Common Mall, 4238 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington.
A design competition featuring teams building fantastic structures entirely of canned food, which ultimately goes to a local food bank. Visit www.aianova.org/canstruction.php.