David Koellein talks about places that are designed for introverts to go. It analyzes how different places and qualities affect how people feel from an introverts point of view.
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BY CARLOS BETANCOURT
@ VOL 9
ON OCT 12, 2012
Curator and architect Carlos Betancourt creates exhibitions rich in content and beautiful, if ephemeral, spaces. His serious approach to every project makes him one of the most respected professionals in this field, with concepts ranging from contemporary art to literature. (in Spanish)
Building A Better Shelter
BY DAVID KELLY
@ VOL 8
ON APR 12, 2013
David Kelly has recently come back to Bangor from spending time living in and learning about alternative living. Now he is on a mission to design perfect self-sufficient homes as well as growing bushels of heritage apples, heirloom tomatoes, and obscure berries on his family's homestead.
The Importance of Huts
BY EUAN GRAY
@ VOL 2
ON FEB 28, 2012
Huts are no longer nostalgic relics of the past. Euan Gray shows us how huts are not only important as a shelter from the harshness of mother nature, but how they've become fully-functional contemporary works of archtecture.
"Presentation of the Day" on October 5, 2013.
Spaces to Gather
BY ADAM PUSTOLA
@ VOL 22
ON MAR 04, 2014
Adam Pustola discusses the numerous clubs he's most involved in. As an architect, he focuses specifically on creating memorable spaces in which groups can gather for years to come.
(note: due to technical difficulties in recording, there is no audio from slides 7 to slide 10)
Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces
BY HUNK DESIGN
@ VOL 116
ON JUL 30, 2014
HUNK Design duo Bart Cardinaal and Nadine Roos come from Rotterdam, Netherlands and here they show off some of their radical interior and exterior design work. From funky interior redesigns and remodels, to outdoor patterned park spaces using artificial grass, HUNK is changing the way people use and interact with space.
"Presentation of the Day" on September 12, 2014.
Forever Weird, and Not So Clear
"Exploring the successful intersection of nature and design is THE challenge of the 21st century. Where does nature end and architecture begin?"
Writer and architect Ed Keegan tells us just why Chicago architecture is so weird. Ed delves into the history behind Chicago’s architectural oddities and ultimately concludes these unique spaces are a good thing.
"Presentation of the Day" on February 17, 2015.
Spatial Legacy Project
BY MICHAEL BRUNNER
@ VOL 11
ON JUN 12, 2014
Architect Michael Brunner shares his passion about the Spatial Legacy Project as a part of quality public spaces and sustainable development through linking the main city facilities. Ecology, resilience and values are the main themes in the planned urban regeneration.
Green Spaces and Urban Acupuncture
BY ESTHER GERRARD
@ VOL 8
ON JUL 22, 2015
Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
"Eating bugs is good for you, good for the planet, and good for the future!"
In "Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 18, architect Maria Aiolova discusses her obsession with cricket farming. Her firm, Terreform ONE, built a sustainable insect shelter on site to conduct extensive research on crickets - studying their growth, social development, and reproductive habits...before harvesting the adults and turning them into tasty treats!
Maria is an architect, educator, designer, and community builder in New York City. She is an innovator in ecological design, smart cities, sustainable urban infrastructure, water, transportation, and waste. Maria is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on future cities.