How Roofs Can Play A Key Role In Sustainable Architecture – Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

December 22, 2016– As the green and sustainable building trend moves into the mainstream, we can begin to evaluate the impact and roles that different parts of the building’s envelope play on overall sustainability and contribute to reducing the carbon footprint. The result has been healthier, more productive buildings that last longer, consume far less […]

Kenya's sustainable architecture journey, 53 years later – The Standard (press release)

A skater holds on a motorcyclist at the decorated main roundabout where U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to drive past, during his three-day state visit in Kenya’s capital Nairobi July 24, 2015. Obama departed for Kenya on Thursday, his first trip to his father’s homeland as U.S. president, kicking off a swing through Africa […]

Creating A Sustainable Future Through Building Preservation, Green Architecture, And Smart Design – The Chattanoogan

North Chattanooga’s Antidote Living is a designer and builder of eco-friendly, artisan homes. Officials said Antidote has set the standard for “Made in the USA” homes with hypo-allergenic interiors free of harmful chemicals and off gassing materials and all products are made in the USA. The homes are designed for those interested in living more […]

Grow your own building with Baubotanik architecture – Treehugger

When we first wrote about German architect Ferdinand Ludwig, I noted that Architecture is not a profession for those with short attention spans. Ludwig is in a whole different category- he grows buildings, and needs a very long attention span. His biggest, the ‘platanen-kubus’ won’t be finished until 2028. Designboom describes it: The building is […]

Terraced 'agritecture' house combines architecture with urban agriculture – Treehugger

There’s a growing international movement to develop more urban agricultural opportunities in our cities, whether it’s “vegetable yardens” in our front yards, large rooftop farm installations, or even windowfarms in small apartments. Of course, the ability to grow your own food could very well be a feature that’s actually built into your house. That’s what […]

Experts call for green architecture – Times of India – Times of India

AURANGABAD: The Indian Institute of Architect, Aurangabad centre during a day-long seminar organized here recently stressed on the need for eco-friendly practices in building construction.Addressing the event, Nashik-based architect Sanjay Patil said environmental conscious architecture seeking inspiration from the nature was the need of the hour. With Green cause in mind, vernacular architecture can be […]

Experts call for green architecture – Times of India

AURANGABAD: The Indian Institute of Architect, Aurangabad centre during a day-long seminar organized here recently stressed on the need for eco-friendly practices in building construction.Addressing the event, Nashik-based architect Sanjay Patil said environmental conscious architecture seeking inspiration from the nature was the need of the hour. With Green cause in mind, vernacular architecture can be […]

Sustainable architecture through the aesthetics of modern art – Millennium Post

Sustainable architecture through the aesthetics of modern art14 September 2016, New Delhi, Team MP           When an architect combines the design ethos of historical monuments with the aesthetics of modern art, every canvas becomes not only a thing of beauty, but also a reminder of how sustainable architecture is both necessary […]

New York Firm Harrison Green Says Landscape Architecture – Architectural Digest

Urban dwellers need only look outside their windows to recognize that landscape architecture is currently enjoying a new golden age. Take, for example, the intricate yet appealingly simple garden designs of Damien and Jacqueline Harrison, principals of the New York–based firm Harrison Green. With inspirations that range from established greenery experts (the venerable Russell Page) […]