Design: Vincent Callebaut Architectures: Cities use 75% of the worldwide consumption of energy and emit 80% of global CO2. The contemporary urban model is ultra-energy consuming and relies on exporting pollution and waste.
Design: Stephan Sobl – dramatic interplay of opaque surfaces incorporating “poché and lightweight, fragile structure” in this American casino resort, a satellite alternative to Las Vegas. Distinct architectural languages are exploited to create extreme spatial sequences.
In Buggy Sky Station group of architects conceptualized an idea to bring village to the city and make them coexist in harmony. The Skyscraper offers a unique symbiosis of the city and countryside experience with a minimal impact on the surroundings.
3D printing is one of the most talked-about technologies of this decade. Some consider it to be the beginning of the third industrial revolution, while others point out the constraints of the technique.
Design: Murat Gedik
The roof of the building is completely covered with a solar panel that produces the energy needed for total energy consumption by the household. Thanks to the roof style, the rain and snow water can be accumulated to be utilized later.
Design: Payam Fahemi & Samira Kharazan Nahavandi. The “two most significant properties, Bifunctionality and to be temporary”, allows the Sunshade-deck canopy to be used everywhere and any time during the year.
Design: J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architekten. The Diago Home is a comfortable home with large covered terraces. Floor and ceiling undulate around the enclosed rooms, offering a flexible floor plan with generous outdoor areas.
Design: Margot Krasojevic Architect
Trolleybuses are electric vehicles which makes them more environmentally friendly than fossil fuel or hydrocarbon-based vehicles when implemented in the city.
Design: Dr Margot Krasojevic
The project introduces a series of tethered floating levee piers to divert rising water levels, these striated interlocking elements are positioned where freshwater meets saltwater to the east of the delta, protecting the freshwater wetlands by filtering and diverting.
Design: Dr. Margot Krasojevic
The light’s frame is printed in ceramic, the inner network of chambers hold the LED’S, directing and choreographing light through the entire structure.
Design: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) architects with Oak Ridge National Laboratory
A 3D-printed structure that generates its own power and shares energy with a companion vehicle, providing a model for off-grid living,
Prefab Pavilions by Celebrated Contemporary Architects & Designers
Led by developer Robbie Antonio, RPP offers high-end prefab architecture manufactured on demand and delivered months later.
Design: Dr. Margot Krasojevic
Solar Chapel at the HoldenManz Wine Estate, Franschhoek, Cape Town. The project utilizes the same solar panel technology used on the farm to clad the expanding wedding chapel’s roof structure.
Design: FAHR 021.3
Amid the architectural diversity around the São Bento train station in Porto, Metamorfose this green metal ‘mesh’ design really stands out.