This book includes twenty-five projects contemporary architecture projects which pay attention to the relationship architecture and the environment, considering not only the health of our planet but also the social and economic impact of architecture. It includes projects from around the world―private, corporate, and public―described in detail, with photographs, drawings, plans and elevations.
With projects of Mass Design Group, MCA, Toshiko Mori Architect, Studio MK27, Michael Maltzan Architecture, Taller de Arquitectura X, Weiss/Manfredi, MBA/S Associates, wHY Architecture, Cazu Zegers Arquitectura, Enzo Eusebi + Partners, Menos e Mais Arquitectos Associados + Jao Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto, Lipsky + Rollet Architects, Amateur Architecture Group, Mecanoo Architecten, Sasaki Associates, TAO, vir.mueller architects, Olson Kundig Architects.
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006 Foreword - The Plan
008 Respecting the Environment - Michael Webb
010 Tierra Patagonia Hotel - Cazú Zegers rquitectura
024 Salpi Plant - Enzo Eusebi+Partners
038 Arquipélago Ceenter for the Contemporary Arts - Menos é Mais Arquitectos Associados + João Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto
052 Cholera Treatment Centre, Ludwig Pavilion Tubercolosis Hospital - Mass Design Group
064 Municipal Nursery School - MCA(Mario Cucinella Architects)
076 Thread Artist Residency and Cultural Center - Toshiko Mori Architect
090 Maison de I'Inde Student Residence - Lipsky + Rollet Architectes
100 Guesthouse Wa Shan - Amateur Architecture Studio
110 Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building Facility Complex - Mecanoo Architecten Sasaki Associates
122 Star Apartments Social Housing Complex - Michael Maltzan Architecture
134 Casa Na Mata Private House - Studio MK27
148 Torre 41 Office Skyscraper - Taller de Architectura X
158 Rockview Teahouse, Split Coutryard House - TAO (Trace Architecture Office)
170 Ahmedabad University's Institute of Engineering and Technology - vir.mueller architects
178 Pieso Poagen House - Olson Kundig Architects
190 Novartis Campus Visitor Center - Weiss/Manfredi
196 Villa H36 - MBA/S Associates
208 Pomona College Stidio Art Hall - wHY Architecture
220 Kent State Center dor Architecture & Environmental Design - Weiss/Manfredi