Alexandre Collaço

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Finalists Create Next Generation of Sustainable Building Products

In attempts to better define what it really means to be green, the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, in partnership with Make it Right, …

Residencial. Acesse!

Claro House / Juan Carlos Sabbagh

The project consists of a single family house located in Hacienda de Chicureo, in the district of Colina.<p>Chicureo is very hot during summer, which is …

Balmain House / Fox Johnston

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house is designed to provide simple, functional, generous, private and light-filled living spaces …

Residência venderá energia elétrica para a Light no Rio de Janeiro | Construção Civil, Engenharia Civil, Arquitetura

Começou a funcionar na última terça, 6/8, a primeira unidade de microgeração de energia elétrica interligada à rede da Light, concessionária que atua …

Como Fazer um Jardim VerticalEcotelhado | Ecotelhado

– O jardim vertical é montado destacado da parede, evitando assim passar umidade ao prédio;<p>– O jardim vertical é uma forma de amenizar a árida …

Project A:LOG

Three aspiring architects from Columbia's GSAPP program, Paul Chan, Richard Angus Duff and Ebberly Strathairn took it upon themselves to end their unrewarding quest for the ultimate notebook by making their own. Part technical reference manual, part sketchbook, A:LOG simplifies the creative process …

Architecture

Big Dig House / Single Speed Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Big Dig is the most expensive highway project in the history of the US. The project included …

Digital Fabrication Learning Community

USFLN Briefing Webinar<p><b>December 10, 2015: 11:00 AM eastern time</b><p>The objective of the webinar is to share latest developments, resources and …

Green Health City Proposal / Peter Ruge Architekten

Designed to support and promote the condition of physical and emotional human health, the Green Health City proposal by <b>Peter Ruge Architekten</b> is an …

Pricing Strategies People Love

An interview with <b>Sandeep Baliga</b> and <b>Jeff Ely</b>, professors at the Kellogg School of Management and Northwestern University. For more, see The Power of Purple Pricing.<p>SARAH GREEN: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green. I’m talking today with Sandeep Baliga and Jeff …

A picture tells a thousand words and a hundred and one numbers

What do you do once you have run White House economic policy, directed a hedge fund and taught at Harvard?<p>You reinvent primary school arithmetic!<p>Todd …

Making Management as Simple as Frisbee

Complexity is not a new condition. While it’s true that many aspects of life have become more densely connected and unpredictable, the fact is that our world is inherently complex. Most of the environments we move in and tasks we perform require us to deal with interdependent and dynamic …

Höweler + Yoon Architecture and Audi to Develop Pilot Project for BosWash: Shareway 2030

Last year interdisciplinary architecture firm Höweler + Yoon Architecture were announced the winners of the Audi Urban Future Award for the project …

DOS Architects Win Renzo Piano Foundation Prize

London-based <b>DOS Architects</b> were just announced as the winners of the Renzo Piano Foundation Prize, awarded to the best young Italian Architectural …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

Corgan's long legacy of architectural innovation extends to its present-day workflow.<p>This gastronomic masterpiece sets "a stage for cuisine that ignites the senses.”<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>Delta Millworks guides us through the art of shou sugi ban.<p>Taking …

Architecture

Light Matters: Seeing the Light with James Turrell

<i>Light matters</i><i>, a monthly column on light and space, is written by</i> <i>Thomas Schielke</i><i>. Based in Germany, he is fascinated by architectural lighting, has</i> …

The Mapdwell Project: Determining Optimal Solar Power on Rooftops

The Mapdwell Project is a collaborative effort of researchers, academics, and professionals from MIT from a range of fields - design, building …

ASU Health Services Building / Lake|Flato Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> ASU’s Health Services Building sought to clearly define a healthful, non-clinical, welcoming identity. …

Video: WikiHouse co-founder Alastair Parvin at TED2013

In this talk at TED 2013, WikiHouse co-founder Alastair Parvin elaborates on some of the ideas which he presented in 2012. WikiHouse is his project …

MIT's Silk Pavilion Explores Digital and Biological Computing With Silkworms

MIT Media Lab's Mediated Matter Research Group has a thing for silkworms and is using them to "print" architecture.<p>MIT Media Lab's Mediated Matter Research Group has a thing for silkworms. In their latest project, The Silk Pavilion, they were inspired by the silkworm's ability to spin a 3D cocoon …

Biotechnology

New Cities Summit 2013: 'The Human City'

<b>What is the mission of the New Cities Foundation?</b><p>The New Cities Foundation works with its global members – public authorities, architects and urban …

Talent Strategies for the Post-Loyalty World

An interview with <b>Ben Casnocha</b> and <b>Chris Yeh</b>, coauthors of the article Tours of Duty: The New Employer-Employee Compact.<p>JUSTIN FOX: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Justin Fox, and I’m talking today with Ben Casnocha, an entrepreneur and co-author of the recent book, The …