AEDAS Unveils Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Administration Information Building in China

April 8, 2014 by  
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Now You Can Rule Your Own “Eastern Block” with These Pop-Up Paper Buildings

April 8, 2014 by  
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  Blok Wschodni / Eastern Block is a collection of paper cut-out models representing various modernist buildings in Warsaw, Poland . Made and distributed by Zupagrafika , the series features several famous buildings around the city, including the Rotunda PKO. Other pieces may only be familiar to city dwellers, such as Za ?elazn? Brama, or the Wielka P?yta prefab blocks from the outskirts of Tarchomin. The whole set is eco-friendly—made from 100 percent recycled paper and carton. Each piece is hand-drawn, and includes a short technical note on the original building’s location, architects, and year of construction. + EASTERN BLOCK (BLOK WSCHODNI) The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Architecture , block buildings , BLOK WSCHODNI , Eastern Block , Paper , paper buildings , Poland , recycled , recycled paper , recycling , toys , upcycling , warsaw , Zupagrafia

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Wolveridge Architects Use Almost All Recycled Timber to Build Beautiful Blairgowrie House in Australia

April 8, 2014 by  
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Exclusive Photos: World’s Largest Computerized Façade Cools Aedas’ Al Bahr Towers: EX

January 31, 2014 by  
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Read the rest of Exclusive Photos: World’s Largest Computerized Façade Cools Aedas’ Al Bahr Towers: EX Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “energy efficiency” , “leed” , abu dhabi , Abu Dhabi green design , Abu Dhabi Investment Council , Aedas Architects , Al Hilal Bank , award-winning architecture , Daylighting , external shading structures , green building Gulf Region , green construction , Gulf Region LEED , LEED silver buildings in Abu Dhabi , mashrabiya screens , Middle East , reduce solar gain , twin towers of Abu Dhabi , world’s largest computerized facade        

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The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction

January 31, 2014 by  
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Now that the futuristic SeaOrbiter marine vessel has successfully completed its crowdfunding campaign, the project is ready to enter the construction phase. The vessel is the brainchild of French architect Jacques Rougerie , and it will be the first vertical ship to navigate the world’s oceans. Thanks to their successful KissKissBankBank campaign , the team will soon be able to start building ‘the Eye of SeaOrbiter.’ Read the rest of The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: floating research center , futuristic ship design , green technology , Jacques Rougerie , marine architecture , marine research , ocean research , SeaOrbiter , SeaOrbiter marine vessel , Solar Power , wave power        

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A Lush Living Wall Skirts Aedas’ New Composite Building in Hong Kong

September 26, 2013 by  
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Instead of designing a swanky tower in an overcrowded neighborhood in Hong Kong , international architecture firm Aedas opted to create an apartment building that reinterprets Hong-Kong’s traditional architecture. Located in the Mongkok District, which has a population density of 130,000 people per square kilometer, the new tower features a lush living wall that enhances quality of life in the neighborhood. Read the rest of A Lush Living Wall Skirts Aedas’ New Composite Building in Hong Kong Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green wall” , “living wall” , aedas , Aedas Architects , Aedas Composite building , high-rise design , Hong Kong , Hong-Kong architecture , Hong-Kong skyscrapers , Hong-Kong towers , pixelated facades , skyscrapers , sustainable towers , vertical garden        

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Super Resilient Beach House Clad in Natural Black Rubber Absorbs Winter Heat in Kent

September 26, 2013 by  
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PierESCAPE: Aedas Envisions a Series of Outdoor “Dock-Like Extensions” for Navy Pier in Chicago

February 8, 2012 by  
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Aedas Architects and a team of other world-class consultants and designers have conceived of PierESCAPE: a series of outdoor “dock-like extensions” aimed at revitalizing Chicago’s famous Navy Pier. This proposal promises to strengthen connections between the city and nature and between civic space and culture in a manner that is exciting, enriching, and sustainable, according to Arch Daily . Step in to see a quick video by Aedas which details their exact vision for this iconic urban space. Read the rest of PierESCAPE: Aedas Envisions a Series of Outdoor “Dock-Like Extensions” for Navy Pier in Chicago Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Aedas Architects , chicago , eco design , green design , Lake Michigan , Navy Pier , PierESCAPE , public spaces , sustainable design , tourism , tourist destination , Urban design , urban renewal , wetland

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