Urban Design and Interior Design and Terminology | Sustainable Cities Collective

It has been said that Central Park is New York’s “living room.” New technology firms and 21st century schools compete in creating collaborative workplaces forming “neighborhoods” connected by “streets” leading to “commons” or “town squares.” Flexibility and adaptability are king, … Continue reading Urban Design and Interior Design and Terminology | Sustainable Cities Collective

Passive house: A road map for radically reducing energy consumption?

By Alex Ulam / June 30, 2015 Timelines of innovation can vary greatly in the architecture, engineering, and construction fields. While some good ideas find immediate success, others can linger for years before becoming incorporated into mainstream practice. Over the next few months, Doggerel will … Continue reading Passive house: A road map for radically reducing energy consumption?

Architecture Beyond Experience by Professor Michael Benedikt

Skip to video 3 in playlist. We live in a time that recommends achieving personal growth through the having of rewarding experiences. Among those experiences, architects hope, are experiences of wonderful buildings. Benedikt argues that this experientialism (as he calls … Continue reading Architecture Beyond Experience by Professor Michael Benedikt