Mark Barrios Highly Commended

Discipline Winner
Graphic Design

Theme
Community

Year of study
3rd Year

University
Nottingham Trent University

Mark Barrios' Website

With over 320,000 people in the UK sleeping rough or in temporary accommodation (that we know of), I created a system that can help the vulnerably housed find a safe place to live. Using the large amounts of abandoned properties currently available in the UK, I created a campaign that uses both online and offline touchpoints to guide people in need of it through the process of occupying a derelict property. The online aspect consists on an app where the community can report these abandoned properties and people in need can find them