Tag: Green architecture

Leeb Fruit Orchard | Architects Collective

Leeb Fruit Orchard | Architects Collective

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• March 24, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian architect Architects Collective recently has completed the fruit production facility for the Leeb Fruit Orchard. It was built in “passive house” standard by the prefabricated structure, wall and roof elements which were primarily constructed using renewable and recycled materials. + Project description courtesy of Architects Collective The new production facility for the Leeb Fruit […]

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Rain Collector Skyscraper / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Ryszard Rychlicki + Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR

Rain Collector Skyscraper / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Ryszard Rychlicki + Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR

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• March 13, 2010 • Comments (2)

Polish 4th year students of architecture Academy of Fine Arts, Ryszard Rychlicki and Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR received a special mention for their proposal in the 2010 skyscraper competition – Rain Collector Skyscraper. The proposal understands the water consumption of its inhabitants in US, it aims to capture rainwater as much as possible through the […]

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Watertower / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Hugon Kowalski of H3AR

Watertower / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Hugon Kowalski of H3AR

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• March 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Hugon Kowalski of H3AR recently designed the Watertower which was inspired by a water tower and also by the symbol of the African savanna – the baobab. This proposal is part of the 2010 skyscraper competition hosted by evolo magazine. + Project description courtesy of Hugon Kowalski of H3AR This is a special year for […]

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GESTERBINE / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | mode:lina

GESTERBINE / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | mode:lina

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• March 9, 2010 • Comments (1)

Polish studio mode:lina architektura & consulting proudly presents: GESTERBINE / gesture + water + turbine / The anti-steppisation device. Problem The main reason of steppisation in Greater Poland (Wielkopolska) is the specific location – the area between oceanic and continental climates characterized by a small amount of precipitation (even less than 500 mm a year, […]

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Louisiana Pavilion wins International Innovation Award | 3XN architects

Louisiana Pavilion wins International Innovation Award | 3XN architects

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• February 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

Louisiana Pavilion by 3XN architects was designed to demonstrate cutting edge possibilities with sustainable and intelligent materials. The pavilion has now been honoured with the JEC Innovation Award 2010 for its design combining sustainability and intelligent materials. The Pavilion is on exhibit at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art until April 1 2010. The Pavilion […]

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Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (3)

Dutch architectural firm Studio Noach and architect Anne Holtrop developed a floating spa wellness center based on recycled waste, in combination with a high tech sustainable climate system and an ecological and botanical coating of plants and flowers, which was invented by Frenchman Patrick Blanc. ‘Floating Gardens/SpaWellness Amsterdam‘ is a world first, and from February 20th […]

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Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects recently has completed the office complex – Vitus Bering Innovation Park located in Horsens, Denmark. The building’s dynamic and innovative character is expressed via its spiral shape. On the facades, the movement is seen in the glazing strips that stretch towards the sky across the six storeys of the building and […]

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Parascape | Christoph Klemmt

Parascape | Christoph Klemmt

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• January 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

German architect Christoph Klemmt has designed the Parascape project – a new architecture school in Stuttgart. The project was developed as a place for communication and the exchange of ideas, social and gathering spaces are everywhere integrated into the buildings. The building is designed to be transparent, allowing visual connections from each area into the […]

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Instant House for expo ("Instant Lung") | Ryszard Rychlicki of H3AR

Instant House for expo (“Instant Lung”) | Ryszard Rychlicki of H3AR

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• December 29, 2009 • Comments (1)

Ryszard Rychlicki of H3AR is a student of Academy of Fine Arts in Poznan, Poland. He has designed a project Instant House for expo (“Instant Lung“). + Description courtesy of H3AR The main problem of the INSTANT HOUSE for EXPO is the placement of a house in the context of a motorway, where exhaust fumes […]

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Horten Headquarters | 3XN

Horten Headquarters | 3XN

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• December 7, 2009 • Comments (6)

Danish architectural studio 3XN recently has completed the head office for Danish law firm Horten in Copenhagen, DK. The project has been developed as an energy saving building which is featuring the three dimensional façade in fiberglass and travertine, it acts as a screen against the sun while still providing a view to the water. […]

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