Materials Green Architecture
Innovative, sustainable materials and ideas that make a difference in architecture.
Curated by Christiane Burklein
23-11-2020 - Materials
Outside In, the house designed by Bedaux de Bouwer and by i29 in the Netherlands, makes its connection with nature its strength. Here, the greenery seems to come from the outdoors into the interior to create a unique home.
05-11-2020 - Materials
Paul Michael Davis Architects has designed an extension to a house built in the 1950s. The project involved incorporating two shipping containers into the home, adapting them to expand the space necessary for a family with 3 children. Their solution made the available space bigger and at the same time connected with local history.
02-11-2020 - Materials
UK firm John Puttick Associates has designed a rather unusual piece of architecture, a mourners’ shelter on the grounds of the North Watford Cemetery, in south-east England. The cedar shingle clad building is almost sculptural in shape and creates a physical and spiritual gathering place.