Sustainable Architecture

Best Architecture Schools for a World-Class Education

Do you have designs on a career in architecture? There are dozens of best architecture schools across the globe where you can get a first-class …

MBA

Perkins+Will is Creating a Whole New World for the Suzhou Science & Technology Museum

Perkins+Will is creating a whole new world 62 miles northwest of Shanghai for the Suzhou Science & Technology Museum. Inspired by shan sui, the …

Architecture

Philippines, IFC work on 'green building code'

Watch also in iWantv or TFC.tv<p>MANILA - The Philippines and the International Finance Corp have teamed up to create the country's first ever "green …

Sustainability

Sustainable Missoula: Local nonprofits team up for new weekly column

The start of a New Year brings a buzz of possibilities for how our community addresses the mighty challenges of today and tomorrow. How do we …

Missoula

Terrace House in Melbourne Embraces Sustainable Architecture

Ben Callery Architects completed the rehabilitation of a terrace house in Melbourne, Australia. The old heritage building on the site was dark, …

Design

The Best Architecture of 2017: Buildings of Quiet Ambition

This year in architecture saw no major buildings launched with the kind of hoopla that in 2016 greeted Santiago Calatrava’s World Trade Center Transportation Hub (the Occulus) and David Adjaye’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. And that’s probably a good thing.<p>Aspirational …

Opinion

This new green building may be just the thing to help a Florida town stand up to climate change. Or not.

Green Buildings

This new green building may be just the thing to help a Florida town stand up to climate change. Or not. by The World - Listen to music

Climate

Villa SG21 by FilliéVerhoeven Architects

Villa SG21 – Uncompromising yet sustainable architecture by FilliéVerhoeven Architects.For those staring at this fine, old vehicle in the front, no …

Design

Hoboken Planning Board Hearing: Sustainability, Master Plan

The Hoboken Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Dec. 5 about "sustainability" and the environment as it relates to the Master Plan.<p>HOBOKEN, …

New York City

Bill Clinton Fears for the Future of American Democracy

Former President Bill Clinton at Greenbuild / Twitter“We are at a momentary bizarre development in the course of human affairs,” said former …

Landscape Architecture

Vodacom opens R80m green building in Lesotho

South African telecom Vodacom has unveiled its first green building in Lesotho. The building is said to be worth R80 million.<p>According to Vodacom, …

Sustainability

A Japanese home with green building principles

More high-end consumers, including the expatriate community in Jakarta and surrounding areas, are increasingly aware about the benefits of living in …

Construction

Interview with Mark Rios on Los Angeles’ Ambitious Sustainability Plan

Mark Rios, FASLA / Jim Simmons<i>Mark Rios, FASLA, FAIA, is founding principal, and architect and landscape architect at Rios Clementi Hale Studios in</i> …

Urban Design

9 projects that reimagine old buildings, from factories to firehouses

What’s old is new again<p>Adaptive reuse can mean a lot of different things, from reinventing an old school building to repurposing shipping containers as homes. At its core, the concept is about repurposing an old building into something new.<p>But adaptive reuse differs from renovation in one important …

Green Buildings

Advantages of MC

Time Saving – Reduced Overall Construction Time<p>Construction of modular buildings takes place simultaneously with the site works, allowing projects to …

Construction

Sign the Petition

<i>By More Options for Accessory Residences (MOAR), a group of citizens concerned with the future of the city, housing availability and affordability.</i> …

Housing

ISKCON Govardhan Ecovillage receives the IGBC Green Village Platinum Ratings

<b>By Anand Caitanya das</b>Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has established Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), with a vision to enable sustainable …

Green Buildings

Is Wood the Future of Paris' Architecture?

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/france/paris/articles/is-wood-the-future-of-paris-architecture/<p>Culture Trip<p>Paris architecture is set to follow …

Culture

TLS landscape architecture wins sanlin bund ecological park competition in shanghai

new and proposed canals as well as seasonal streams and ponds are laced throughout the park to create a massive bio-filtering response to the …

Landscape Architecture

Earn an Ivy League Degree Online

Online Degrees, Certificates, and Classes from Big Ivy League Universities<p>Almost all of the eight ivy league universities offer some form of online …

Learning

No more excuses for the city's biggest energy hogs

The cost of efficiency upgrades can be baked into mortgages<p>A recently leaked federal report on climate change made clear that unless the world unites …

Green Buildings

New Guide: Ecological Landscapes at Home

Over the four-year construction period, the addition of hundreds of mature trees and countless flowering shrubs, perennials, and groundcovers, …

Ecology

A Venice, California Home Wrapped in Computer Cut Flowers

Located in Venice, California, 4016 Tivoli is a residence that boasts lots of personality with a 3,000 square foot facade of metallic, computer-cut …

Andy Warhol

To SIP or not to SIP? It’s complicated.

<b>Australian company uses Structural Insulated Panels to build very efficient homes that go up fast.</b><p>Structural Insulated Panels are like an OREO cookie …

Sustainability

Green Building Materials & Architectural and Interior Products India

STRATON GROUP<p>Envision your thoughts, ideas and beliefs in interiors and infrastructure products with us as we know that our work is not complete when …

India

Our family food festival, One More Bite, returns Oct. 22

Calling all foodies big and small! Brooklyn Based Kids is throwing its second annual family food fair, One More Bite, on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 at the …

Brooklyn

What is "sustainable winery architecture"? | Ask Dr. Vinny

<i>Dear Dr. Vinny,</i><p><i>I recently went to Napa Valley, and everywhere there were people bragging about their winery's sustainable architecture. I get</i> …

Napa Valley

Yantai signs MoU with British building research firm

According to the MoU, the two sides will conduct exchanges and cooperation in the fields of urban ecological construction, green building standards, …

Green Buildings

Spotlight: Modern Catskills Specializes in Sustainable Homes

For consumers that want to live sustainable lifestyles, having an actual home that’s sustainably built is a must. But if there are some areas where …

Small Business