Posts with tag "SUSTAINABLE"

JKMM Architects – Sein joki Library, 2012

#LIBRARY #PUBLIC SPACE #SUSTAINABILITY JKMM Architects : The civic centre of Sein joki is a building complex designed by Alvar Aalto, of which the library is a part, completed in 1965, that served as the town s main library [...]

January 5, 2016 In practice

Ecosistema Urbano – Ecopolis Plaza, 2010

#SUSTAINABILITY #PUBLIC SPACE #TOPOGRAPHY Ecosistema Urbano : Transformation of a faceless site in Madrid s urban sprawl, surrounded by industry and heavy traffic transportation infrastructures, into a public space for social interaction providing a building for childcare. The main [...]

December 29, 2015 In practice

Lac du Der Casino DATA

#landscape TIMELESS, SUSTAINABLE, SIMPLICITY DATA ARCHITECTES: Casinos tend to promote the image of a locked universe, devoid of natural light and closed in on themselves. The main challenge for the architects was to seek and to conceive innovative solutions [...]

February 15, 2015 Europe

Cowshed – Canterwilliamson architects

#new uses COURTYARD HOUSE, LOW COST, SUSTAINABLE Carterwilliamson architects: The old cowshed in Glebe provided a rare opportunity to preserve some of the character and charm of this eclectic neighborhood. The shed was simple, essentially a long brick wall [...]

April 4, 2014 Oceania

Paul Chevallier School – Tectonique architects

#sustainable technology EDUCATION, NATURE, WOOD Tectoniques architects: The Paul Chevallier school complex is situated in Rillieux-la-Pape, a northern suburb of Lyon. At 5,034 m2, it is an unusually large project; and this indicates the growing attractiveness of the area. [...]

March 11, 2014 Europe

GRID temporary housing – Carterwilliamson architects

#low tech HOUSING, LOW COST, TEMPORARY Carterwilliamson architects: In a world increasingly challenged by man-made and natural disasters, it is now time to consider the development of a sustainable housing prototype, which can be assembled quickly and transported cheaply [...]

February 28, 2014 Oceania

Docet Institute – S-AR staciA?n-ARquitectura LOCAL MATERIALS, COURTYARD, EXPANDABLE The most important fact for the project was that the land on which it would be built had a great number of mature trees. So we proposed to strategically locate the building seeking not to [...]

January 6, 2014 America

LifeEdited apartment #1 – LifeEdited SMALL SPACE LIVING, SUSTAINABILE, FLEXIBLE LifeEdited shows we can live large in small spaces. By applying smart design and technology, you can have a compelling, fulfilling life that allows you to live within your means financially and environmentally. LifeEdited [...]

April 20, 2013 Senza categoria

Pavillion Humanidade 2012 – Carla Jua aba

Carla Jua aba: SUSPENDED, SITE SPECIFIC, SUSTAINABLE We propose a scaffold building, translucent, exposed to all weather conditions: light, heat, rain, sounds of waves and wind, reminding man of his frailty when compared to nature. The structure is composed [...]

April 15, 2013 Senza categoria

Soe Ker Tie House – Tyin tegnestue

Tyin tegnestue: TEXTURE, SUSTAINABLE, SOCIAL, SELFMADE   In the fall of 2008 TYIN travelled to Noh Bo, a small village on the Thai-Burmese border to design and build houses for Karen refugee children.The main driving force behind the Soe [...]

January 5, 2013 Senza categoria