CITYWIDE COMPETITION

 

"An exhibition

of structures made

from unopened

cans of food that

are later donated"

-New York Times

Couple and Architect

CITYWIDE 

Competitions

Citywide Competitions are annual events where design industry professionals compete building structures made out of full cans of food, creating beautiful CanArt® for display to the public and ultimately goes feed the hungry.

Teacher and Class

JUNIOR 

Events

   Junior Events are for students or youth groups to use math, design skills and art to create CanArt® structures made out of canned food  while teaching community service. 

Volunteers

UNIVERSITY 

Events

University Events engage young adult students in art/design and problem-solving skills to create canned CanArt® food structures which are donated to their local foodbank.

New Hires

CREATE

Your Own

Create your own CanArt® canned food structure for a public relations, CSR, or team building event and have fun raising food for local hunger relief organizations.

2021 Competition Winners

Most Cans 2021
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Best Use of Labels 2021
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Structural Ingenuity 2021
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Best Meal 2021
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Best Original Design 2021
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Virtual Most Cans 2021
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Virtual Best Use of Labels 2021
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Virtual Best Meal 2021
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Virtual Best Original Design2021
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In 2021, Canstruction raised over $354,796
and donated over 394,639 pounds of food!

Most Cash
Donated to Food Banks 2021 

1.  New York, NY

2.  RIFA Jackson, TN

3.  Washington, DC

4.  Dallas, TX

5.  Honolulu, HI

$100,502

$ 83,469

$ 46,000

$ 40,375

$ 26,085

Most Food
Donated to Food Banks 2021 

1.  Houston, TX 

2.  Dallas, TX

3.  New York, NY

4.  Phoenix, AZ

5.  RIFA Jackson, TN

90,754 lbs

84,970 lbs

50,830 lbs

48,560 lbs

26,417 lbs

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