Posts with tag "SUSTAINABILITY"

Gando School Library, KARA Architecture.

#community LOW BUDGET, SCHOOL, COMMUNITY, SUSTAINABILITY K r Architecture: The library building forms a joint between the first school building and the extension and thus shelters the schoolyard from dust-carrying easterly winds. The library will be open to everybody, [...]

March 12, 2014 Africa

National Arboretum Camberra – Taylor Cullity Lethlean

#landscape LANDSCAPE, NATURE, LANDART Taylor Cullity Lethlean: In 2004 following devastating fires in January 2003 and inspired by Griffins vision for the National Capital, the ACT Government developed a proposal for an International Arboretum to be established on a [...]

February 14, 2014 Oceania

Naturum Takern – WingA?rdhs studio

#landscape FACILITIES, THATCHED ROOF, SUSTAINABLE WingA?rdhs studio:   The opportunity of planning a visitor center at Lake TA?kern began with an invited competition in 2007. WingA?rdhs said to en.presstinternational: “Designing a building that helps guide visitors is a gratifying [...]

February 13, 2014 Europe

Centre for Earth Architecture – Kere Architecture

Kere Architecture: SUSTAINABILITY – LOW BUDGET – PUBBLIC UTILITIES # community     The construction of the Centre for Earth Architecture accomplishes the activities of the AKTC in Mopti after the restoration of the mosque and the construction of [...]

February 10, 2014 Africa

Makoko Floating School – NL

NL : SUSTAINABILITY, COMMUNITY, WATER       Makoko Floating School is a prototype floating structure, built for the historic water community of Makoko, located on the lagoon heart of Nigeria s largest city, Lagos. As a pilot project, [...]

January 23, 2014 Africa

Dutch Mountain, denieuwegeneratie

  SUSTAINABILITY, SURPRISE, EXPERIMENTATION   denieuwegeneratie What does sustainable living look like? This is just the beginning of a new architecture attempt where experimentation is the means to find new solutions, unusual combinations and surprising results. This is a [...]

April 24, 2013 Europe

Hill House – Andrew Maynard Architects

Andrew Maynard Architects: LANDSCAPE, OVERLAP, SUSTAINABILITY   Design is complex. There is little that is more complex to design than a home, however fundamental issues offer an architect a starting point; where is the sun? How do we capture [...]

January 21, 2013 Senza categoria