Recycled art #design #sustainability

Ellipsicoon Designed by Ben Van Berkel, UNStudio, these amazing organic structures were conceived from recycled material the “Revolution Precrafted” pavilion. The sculptural structures are handmade with 100% recyclable high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and based on a digital design.   Architect’s project profile UNStudio UNStudio, founded in 1988 by Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos, is an

Bamboo architecture #delight #thinkdifferently

Located in Chongzhou City, in the Chinese Sichuan Province, Archi-Union have created a sensitive piece of architecture with this Cultural Centre that provides flexible spaces for exhibitions, conferences and a community meeting place. The design takes cues from traditional bamboo weaving and has origins in a traditional Chinese poem. The overlapping serpentine roof naturally defines

Urban modular farming #innovation #sustainability #food #farming

A design collaborative in China has been developing sustainability concepts for an “Urban village agriculture” that combines simple materials and tested technology to optimize the use of urban spaces. The concept is based on three principles, High dense agri-tectonics China has long history of urban agriculture due to high dense population. The agriculture installation become

We need to #thinkdifferently about our marine environments #sustainability

The International Community have designated parts of our seas, oceans, estuaries and large lakes as “Marine Protected Areas.” The concept is to promote conservation in these areas to protect these important resources and can include wildlife refuges or research facilities. The Marine Protected Areas (MPA) are protected and legislated by regional authorities around the world.

Energy positive design – the new future for #sustainable #design

Powerhouse is a collaboration between a contractors, property developers, design and environmental consultants to create commercially viable buildings that are “energy positive,” proactively addressing the impact of new development on the environment. Powerhouse As members of the Powerhouse collaboration, we believe that energy positive buildings are the buildings of the future. An energy positive building