bette intelligence series understands the importance of water in the design process

In the second installation of the Bette Intelligence Series – read the first here – UNC Charlotte Dean of Arts + Architecture Brook Muller speaks about the importance of incorporating water into the design process: from bathroom fixtures to big-picture thinking from the start. (main image) West atrium with reflecting and stormwater collection pond, IBN … Read more

10 Start-ups Creating Innovative and Sustainable Building Materials, from Mycelium Bricks to Water Purifying Tiles

10 Start-ups Creating Innovative and Sustainable Building Materials, from Mycelium Bricks to Water Purifying Tiles Mycelium-Grown Bio-Bricks / Evocative Design & The Living. Image Courtesy of The Living Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/988017/mushroom-mycelium-briks-and-water-purifying-tiles-10-innovative-and-sustainable-building-materials The building industry is one of the biggest generators of carbon emissions, with some estimates suggesting that 38% … Read more

The Water Drop Library / 3andwich Design / He Wei Studio

The Water Drop Library / 3andwich Design / He Wei Studio © Weiqi Jin + 31 Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987899/the-water-drop-library-3andwich-design-he-wei-studio © Weiqi Jin Site conditions: advantages and challenges coexisting. The building is located in Shuangyue Bay Central Park, Pinghai Town, Huizhou City, Guangdong Province, China. The park is between the … Read more

Wenk Associates: Working with Water

Wenk Associates: Working with Water Burgess Creek Promenade, Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Image Courtesy of Wenk Associates Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985286/wenk-associates-working-with-water The need to rapidly adapt to climate change has rightfully taken center stage. But the connections between climate change and stormwater management are often overlooked. Climate change impacts the hydrological … Read more

Working with Water – THE DIRT

Working Water: Reinventing the Storm Drain / ORO Editions By Lori Catalano, ASLA, and Kelly Curl The need to rapidly adapt to climate change has rightfully taken center stage. But the connections between climate change and stormwater management are often overlooked. Climate change impacts the hydrological cycle by increasing water scarcity and the frequency and … Read more