Weill Hall – A White Wizard Goes Green

Thema: Contemporary Architecture Beschreibung: Richard Meier has long been known for cladding his buildings in white aluminum, and this work is no different. So at first look, calling it “green” may seem a misnomer, but the building has garnered acclaim for its low energy use and deft handling of this historically difficult-to-green building type: the … Weiterlesen

Rückkehr der Kollektive

Thema: Ein Kollektiv kauft in Leipzig-Lindenau leer stehende Immobilien auf, um das Viertel wiederzubeleben und vor steigenden Mietpreisen zu bewahren. Beschreibung: Seit dem Jahr 2009 versuchen ein paar junge Lindenauer durch die Vereinsgründung von „Kunzsoffe“ ihr Viertel vor der Gentrifizierung zu schützen. Sie pachten ein Haus für 99 Jahre und bauen es zu einem Werkstättenhaus um. … Weiterlesen

Supertrees in Singapore: Giant concrete and metal ‚plants‘

Thema: Green Gardening, Housing, and Conserving Beschreibung: …the installation will house a cluster of green conservatories and inside the Supertrees plants from around the world will be displayed. The park will also become home to the Singapore Garden Festival. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-2009806/Singapore-Supertrees-50-metre-manmade-trees-installed-middle-city.html#ixzz1yDrhbiN2 Ort: Singapore Web und Text-/Bildquelle: Supertrees in Singapore: Giant concrete and metal ‚plants‘ … Weiterlesen

18er Gold

Thema: Wohnungsgalerien. Beschreibung: 18er Gold was located in a former living room. This independent art space in Berlin Neukölln was founded by two Berlin based students from different universities and professions, during the summer of 2008. The gallery operates as an experimental platform, bringing together emerging local talents as well as promising artists from everywhere, … Weiterlesen