American Institute of Architects Releases Top Ten Plus List of Greenest Buildings of 2013

May 6, 2013 by  
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Haunting Images Show What Major US Cities Would Look Like if Sea Levels Rose 25 Feet

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Tour Some of Marin County’s Best Homes at AIA SF’s Marin Living: Home Tours

May 6, 2013 by  
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Heads up San Francisco Bay Area architecture fans – AIA SF’s 2013 Marin Living:Home Tours are coming up soon! For the past three years, the owners of some of Marin County’s most impressive homes have opened their doors, allowing the public to look at their private spaces. And once again, AIA San Francisco and the Center for Architecture + Design are gearing up to host the Marin Living: Home Tours event, which will take place on May 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year’s program includes a houseboat in Sausalito, a LEED Gold-certified communal living facility in San Rafael, and Koji Tsutsui & Associates’ gorgeous Multicellular House in Mill Valley (pictured at top). Head over to the Home Tours website to preview all the homes and purchase tickets. BUY MARIN LIVING:HOME TOUR TICKETS > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: AIA san francisco , AIA SF , AIA SF Home Tours , Andrea Ponsi , bay area , David Spurgeon Architect , Feldman Architecture , Koji Tsutsui & Associates , marin county , mill valley , North Bay , Ross , San Francisco , San Rafael , sausalito , Tiburon , Van Meter Williams Pollack        

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UC San Diego’s Charles David Keeling Apartments Set the Bar for Sustainable Student Housing

April 25, 2013 by  
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UC San Diego’s Charles David Keeling Apartments Set the Bar for Sustainable Student Housing

April 25, 2013 by  
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72,000 Ladybugs Released Inside Mall of America

April 25, 2013 by  
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Photo via Shutterstock Minnesota’s Mall of America may be known as the largest retail complex in the country, but it is also now home to 72,000 lady bugs!  The ladybugs were released inside the 96.4 acre mall to help tend to the complex’s 30,000 plants and trees. The plants act as a natural air filter for the mall, and the ladybugs will help protect them from aphids and other pests. Read the rest of 72,000 Ladybugs Released Inside Mall of America Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco design , green design , ladybird , ladybug , Ladybug pest control , ladybugs mall of america , Mall of America , natural pest defense , natural pesticide , pesticides , sustainable design        

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BOOK REVIEW: KieranTimberlake Publishes Their First Monograph, ‘Inquiry’

December 22, 2011 by  
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KieranTimberlake Wins Competition to Design New US Embassy in London

February 24, 2010 by  
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Today’s hot news is the winning design for the new US Embassy in London to be designed and built by Philadelphia-based architecture firm, KieranTimberlake . The announcement was made yesterday by the US Department of State with construction beginning in 2013 and completed by 2017. Located at a former industrial site in London, the crystalline cube will feature air-filled pockets on the exterior, which will help insulate the structure, orientation and shading to minimize heat gain, a large photovoltaic system on the roof and exterior of the building and a beautiful park

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