Ideas # Environment
A series of essays that interrogate the volatile materiality between disturbed natural conditions and emerging architectural practices.
Creating a richer architectural environment through the senses beyond vision.
By having the focus on the ground as resource and design space, NEXT aims at researching the spatial, societal, economic and environmental impacts of new constructed natures as the most essential infrastructural strategy supporting earth systems rehabilitation and a revised notion of urbanisation.
Regeneration and Reuse of former lignite mines in the Western Macedonia region designing with nature, ecological and sustainable landscape principles.
Reinventing & Reusing Functionality
The Re-envision of Costco wholesales supermarket in Long Island City, Queens and its potential programs for the future.
OnTiptoes and Trees – Jungle City
Drain- and retention-neutral architecture, that bows to trees.
The idea is about the perception of the trivial and banal in the built environment that deserve attention in our fast moving and restless society.
Didi Mitarbi 360°
Residency that will be working as an open-source principles for artists, designers, architects...
Keywords: Architecture and Urbanism; Habitat; Climate Change; Urban Soils and Drainage-Impacts
An exploration of the (neo)colonial economies connected to the spaces of international justice.
The City Climbers
Often overlooked but more ubiquitous, are the opportunities found in walls, roofs, lots and streets. These smaller scale interventions, when stitched together, will contribute to the ecological performance and livability of the city.
Sound Shape Space
Independent architectural intelligence that communicate and react to individuals through cognitive interfaces.
Strategy of reduction of radioactivity for Chernobyl
How as an architect could I reduce the levels of radioactivity in Chernobyl?
Metamulhouse is a poetic image of the future of cities imagined without any cars.
Architecture of responsible decision making is a non-invasive method of controlling human action in sensitive areas
Rajapur community building for women’s literacy and healthcare centre
Collectiveness, co-design and end-user participation to tackle climate change could transform the practice of architecture and benefit both the designer and the user. This method of practicing architecture enables us to understand the co-existence and how we can live with the changing climate.
Reconsider the perception, governance, and inhabitation of the British countryside after Brexit.
Survey and resignification of hydro-electrical infraestructures towards a new global energy paradigm
This project focuses on the impact architectural space on human in their healing. Interior spatial narrations connected through exterior spaces. Inside out from light, darkness, nature, greenery, ground, sky, to smells, sounds, water and temperatures create narrations as prophylaxis to well-being.
The future of E-waste
The proposal is about transforming electronic waste from an emergency of the future to a new architecture possibility.
Swimmable Charles Initiative
To build a facility that can reclaim a place in the river for swimming
Gallery Without Walls
Can the future of architecture be not about building new or rebuilding existing, but creating new narratives?
..line, point, crack!
Concepts developed in the notebooks evolved over time and had many points of origin. Spontaneity, analysis, research, determination, quietness, introspection, perfectionist and detalist character, stubbornness, feelings, the complexity of simplicity, the beauty .. love ).
The Waste Archive
Installations that reuse "waste" to reactivate abandoned urban frameworks through new ambiences
Parkmandu was a collective community based initiative for the creation and revitalisation of green spaces and parks across Nepal.
Edges of the Body
The living creature’s aesthetic and social response to the temptation of or attraction to space
An effective demonstration and an awareness-raising tool for recycling and clean energy, the Ilot Vert floats on the water by means of modules composed of plastic bottles recovered from the Seine.
Ecological, beautiful, recycled and cheap coffins for burial or cremation in respect to the environment and personal beliefs
The written and visual project transposes imagined energetic, material, and spatial surpluses of the future to a pairing of garden and text.
A critical analysis of the social ecologies transformed by the engineering of Earth in pursuit of real estate value extraction
Under Construction imagines a city that is constantly being rebuilt using the same stock of materials.
A new life of «frozen» construction
"frozen" construction + revitalization with the help of greening = new architectural object
One day the client walked into our office and said: "I would like to have a round house"
In response to the desire to reduce emissions by 80% by 2050, the project is an alternative energy system that reveals and remaps the carbon credit in the city, hence rebuild a relationship between building, people and nature.
A family of naturally filtered, floating swimming pools on the River Thames.
A tropical Roof Garden in the middle of the Poblenou industrial District
Death of Facades
building facades as we known before will die and will be reborn by city and life.
Flussbad Berlin is an urban development project intending to transform the Spree Canal in the heart of Berlin into a clean and accessible body of water for the general public to use in a new way.
the airing project
It is an ongoing project in which Mariko Hori install small objects all over the cities.
GreenDrone City is a city master plan without “thermal inversion”, which is mainly responsible for the stagnation of polluted air in cities.
Pearl of the Orient
Inspired from the natural mechanisms of giant clams as a tiny water filters of the ocean, the PEARL OF THE ORIENT aims to restore the built environment & improve the quality of life.
The project I have in mind is one which underpins the current issues around sustainability in development.
A project including a pavilion and program related to bio-diversity and future studies.
What is the future of tourism and more importantly - what is the future of tourist destinations in a more and more accessible world?
This ongoing investigation explores the little known, disregarded, and rare intimate behaviour of nature. It questions the place of queerness in the society in general and in the architectural world in particular.
Alive, productive and independent building which plays a role as a part of natural ecosystems.
The SUPERSMART CITY responds dynamically and constantly to environment stimuli and people activities
The project examines systems of stimulation, perception, game and exchange between numerous brains.
Get Fake, Real News!
In a future architecture we admire the real but we dwell in the fake.
Nature, technology and architecture cooperate to create new, previously unthinkable urban forms and solutions.
looking for "nature in the cities" hidden beauty to trigger future of non resolved places
Architecture renewal in relationship to public space as a catalyst for urban regeneration
A renewal of architecture in relationship to public space may produce an urban stimuli that improve the urban ecosystem
A short circuit will lead to an inversion of roles between nature and architecture.
Water-squares: a redevelopment of public spaces that allow to save water avoiding the danger of floods.
Can we employ the symbolic and material qualities of invasive plants to create thriving landscapes of multispecies coexistence?
Environments of Resistence for Social Individuals
In a mature context of society’s commodification, the border between public and private dissolves until it disintegrates.
Architecture of Waste
An architecture that would turn failed (by not passing EU Marketing Standards) fruit and vegetables into sustainable energy.
UNITÉ DE CITÉ
Green vertical hyperdensity, Autonomy from petrol, NO more CO2 innocence, NO more consumption of the nature
The project is in line with academic research on new sustainable technologies for buildings, including vertical farms models able to "clean up" the contaminated land from greenhouses, chemical treatments, pesticides.
With today’s advancing technologies are there any limits to materialise any quixotic ideas?
Future architecture: a new era of inventions assembled to re-establish the balance between Humans and Their Environment.
The Real-time City
Welcome to The Real-time City; a place where every citizen can create his own personal architecture in real-time
A new refuge ground takes shape above seawater, by agglomeration of crystalline salt
The Querelle Between Architecture and Nature
Growing Project reflects on the potential of today’s global warming and Henry D. Thoreau is used as a metaphorical protagonist in a social experiment to provide new way of living on forest in our days.
Roots in Exile
The current refugee crisis has made visible the need to improve the design strategies of Refugee Camps to make them more livable, sustainable on the midterm and culturally adapted to their inhabitants, making refugees the designers of their own living spaces.
An experimental project that focuses on the seriousness of a present situation in urban ecosystems, but also on the continuous evolution of the relationship of man and nature and their constantly affecting each other: nature adapting to human’s action, man adapting to his natural environment.
Quantum physics states the observer is influencing the observed reality.Gratitude towards the observed reality/object, changes the molecular and energetic structure, and it becomes beneficial, having an effect on our state of mind, and state of health. Let’s stop taking everything for granted!
The aim of this project is to demonstrate the importance and potential of the facility built over 50 years ago, to show that buildings from this period have historical and architectural value, in order to obtain legal protection and to prevent their further deterioration.
Space in Time
In the Middle Ages it was the market square, before the millennium it was the shopping street in the city, today we have online shopping – but the future of shopping lies in the phygital store, an urban hub of a large logistic network representing the convergence between online and offline world.
Childrens' Urban School Svidomi
Future Architecture strictly depends on future urban environment, Future architecture definitely will become younger, and my idea is to encourage people to research, participate and design the city from the school age.
Reconciliation for the Street of the Future...
Compassion advanced through participatory design and construction from a young age is seen to aid an agonistic conflict, which generates equitable development and helps to curtail the effects of inequality and social-spatial polarization in the city.
Liminal Constructed Geography
New approach of Landscape Design, is following out the facts referral to inborn characteristic of nature and relevance facts and human manipulation in order to utilization of natural features of a land, such as agriculture and local subsistence.
An activated citizen within a community could contribute to their society in a passive way. Providing useful quantifiable data that would also serve to be gamified by a substantive predictive, improvement in their surrounding as a result of their quantified activated self.
The design of life is humanity’s next great mode of invention and transformation, revolutionising healthcare in particular, here we show how Russia’s dysfunctional health provision will cede to health consumerism on the tide of ‘Augmented Biology’.
Life on Earth still perform the functions, the basic sources is still sufficient, but the planet is just before he starts to destroy himself. To enable our planet the time it needs for the rehabilitation, the residents move on without gravity point of the universe.
The future of architecture lies on its adaptive abilities to fulfill the needs of modern generation and overpass the challenges, either if it concerns environmental issues and the reaction it demands or the need for multifunctional spaces and the adaptive skills required.
The idea grows up thinking about the crisis and the future overcrowding of the human population. The concept is about looking for a building where emptiness is the logical way to manage the project, allowing other users to modify and create the future building.
The smallest house
The dense future city will boost the need for a private retreat into the landscape
Petek is a prototype floating structure, built for the historic water community of the Tonlé Sap. This project is driven by an innovative approach to address the community’s social and physical needs in view of the safeguard of future generations of both human and wildlife populations.
Our modern world, that is computation-based in all areas of human life, is to be understood as a network of logical relationships, that is filled by humans who are moving, working and finally living in it. Through this interaction an architecture of networks is shaped.
On the context of increasing interest for landscape urbanism the subject of this work is devoted to the creation of a visionary approach based on elaborating concepts meant to announce restructuration and reintegration of urban spaces found in the condition of non-territoriality (terrain vague) .
Walk and Hórreo
Create an infrastructure able to make profitable hórreos preservation. The use of trusts flows that Camino de Santiago provides consistently it is a key strategy for this goal. By the creation of an APP, backpackers would localize hórreos and overnight on them for a symbolic price.
our interest within projects lies in developing spatial types that are open to various uses by means of their own particular neutrality. SOFTSPACE refers not necessarily to the geometric characteristics but rather looks for softness in: program and use, cognition, connectivity and the social.
Lines of Forces
The future human presence (formal and social) will become economical and smart with increasing integration with the environment , using the knowledge obtained by analyzing diferent natural technologies and forces, and all that with software support .
The project is an investigation of the possibility of synthetic biology, in a speculative design scenario estimated to be possible within 20 years. A Reality where we can program and modify organisms into objects, where your possessions grow at home instead of being manufactured in a factory.
Architecture as Social Innovation
The scope in which architects work reaches far beyond the scale of buildings. Thus they must take into consideration new societal trends, funding opportunities and new organizational modes In doing that they find a field of new possibilities for social innovations and become designers of new futures