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Superlight

Exciting, ecological, light-weight structures, by 21st century architects, meet the demands climate change presents

In her latest book Phyllis Richardson (also author of Nano House, XS Extreme: Big Ideas, Small Buildings and editor of  354 more words

Architecture

Shigeru Ban - Humanitarian Architecture

The recipient of the 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize, Shigeru Ban is no stranger to the role of humanitarian. He work often revolves on the innovative use of inexpensive materials (such as paper) and the construction of emergency shelters.   62 more words

New Books

Making Shelters Habitable; an excerpt from Christopher Jencks research laden book titled "Home Less"


“It’s sobering how pertinent this research book remains nearly a quarter century after publication representing a clear and systemic failure to lift people out of poverty and homelessness.”– Bill (Without a Roof) Mash… 654 more words

Homeless