News - 2011. 11. 05. 13:48
The film looks at the inspiration, design and construction of an unique and totally sustainable shelter. A beautiful combination where the raw natural materials and elements have created a stylish elegant structure of sophisticated solitude.
See more at: www.architekturclips.de
News - 2011. 11. 05. 13:46
There was a time when context was everything in construction. Local materials were transformed by the ambition and skill of the builder into a functional, stylistically appropriate structure. In the face of an, at times seemingly inexorable, movement towards a homogenous, global design language in architecture, a number of architects have recently completed projects that embrace low-tech, craft-based building methods to add real environmental and cultural value.
Read more at: www.architonic.com
News - 2011. 10. 22. 12:57
News - 2011. 10. 10. 09:18
UIA2011 TOKYO Official Newsletter (International version) Vol. 016/ 2011.10.04 ==============================================
UIA2011 TOKYO (The 24th World Congress of Architecture)
Dates: Sunday, September 25 - Saturday, October 1, 2011
- Beyond Disasters, through Solidarity, towards Sustainability -
Main Theme: DESIGN 2050
Sub-Themes: Environment, Culture and Life
News - 2011. 10. 04. 11:50
See 2 interesting homepages on the web:
1. An online-award for innovative visionary developments with regard to a building skin, which might have an impact on: energy efficiency,indoor environmental quality,outdoor environmental quality and/or embedded energy / resources required for construction intiated by Transsolar and AEDES Network campus Berlin: http://www.cloudscap.es/
2. A wiki about ecological and sustainable initiatives and projects around the globe: http://ftrctlb.com/wiki
News - 2011. 10. 01. 16:15
Have a look at a selction of our projects from the Americas:
Kanda - http://www.sbd2050.org/project/evergreen-brick-works-3/
USA - http://www.sbd2050.org/project/20k-house-viii-dave-s-house-11/
Brasil - http://www.sbd2050.org/project/harmonia-57-7/
Chile - http://www.sbd2050.org/project/wall-house-8/
News - 2011. 09. 29. 04:06
See projects and films about model home 2020 projects initiated by our cooperation partner VELUX:
News - 2011. 09. 28. 17:53
3rd and last day of the UIA Congress in Tokyo - we have had a discussion about the future of the UIA SbD-Strategy and a lecture about daylight simulation tools as part of the building design process.
More than 5000 architects visited the congress and on the Closing Ceremony tonight the UIA Tokyo declaration was presented to and signed by the particpants. We will meet again 2014 in Durban.... Have a look at the films and projects on the SbD2050-webside from our lecturers:
News - 2011. 09. 27. 18:09
Lectures from Manfred Hegger, Elias Cattan and Per Arnold Andersen - SbD-Main Session and round table with Wang Shu, Carin Smuts, Peter Janesch, Manfred Hegger and Elias Cattan - UIA Gold Medal 2011 for Alvaro Siza Viera - tommorrow more lectures and discussions to come....