Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

Reburbia: a design competition dedicated to re-envisioning the suburbs

Thursday, July 16, 2009 16:33 No Comments

Given the current day state of the suburbs Dwell Magazine and Inhabitat.com have co-produced the first design competition dedicated to re-envisioning the suburbs. “In a future where limited natural resources will force us to find better solutions for density and efficiency, what will become of the cul-de-sacs, cookie-cutter tract houses and generic strip malls that […]

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Green Criteria Dominate The MIPIM Awards 2009

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 17:09 No Comments

Kingdom (RICS UK), met in Paris on January 23rd to select the 15 projects nominated as finalists for the MIPIM Awards 2009. The MIPIM Awards honour real estate projects featuring outstanding architectural achievement and innovative techniques in five categories: ‘Business Centres’, ‘Refurbished Office Buildings’, ‘Residential Developments’, ‘Hotels & Tourism Resorts’ and ‘Green Buildings’. During its […]

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