Tags » Sustainable Design

Best Books of 2015

Looking for the perfect present? Or taking time off during the holidays to delve into the latest thinking on design, cities, and the environment? Well, … 802 more words

Landscape Architecture

prefab chalet style from sagemodern

Prefabricated homes can save a lot of on site building time. Technological advancements make the process easier than ever before and, in many cases, offer a more sustainable design solution. 225 more words

Mecc Interiors

Spotlight on Make It Right: An Organization Bringing Sustainable Homes to Low-Income Families

August 29, 2015 marked the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, a storm that caused severe destruction along the Gulf Coast and destroyed 5,363 homes in New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward alone. 517 more words

Sustainable Living

MoMA Curator Paola Antonelli's Hybrid Approach

“In this day and age, is a hybrid approach a panacea, a cure-all?” This question was posed by Paola Antonelli, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)’s senior curator of architecture and design, who was host of a recent salon at Harvard University Graduate School of Design (GSD), which brought together an unusual group of professionals, all who engage with hybrid approaches in their work. 504 more words

Sustainable Design

Design with Every Bee in Mind

The natural habitats of pollinators are increasingly fragmented. The overwhelming majority of American agricultural landscapes use chemical pesticides and fertilizers. These factors contribute to the declining health of bees. 442 more words

Sustainable Design