The Water Cube: Bubble Wrap Can Be Sustainable

China, especially when looking at its major cities, isn’t exactly the model student when it comes to taking care of the environment (though China isn’t really entirely to blame). Recent construction for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games meant increased air pollution for the residents of Beijing especially, but when the dust settled, an interest in … Continue reading The Water Cube: Bubble Wrap Can Be Sustainable

Zero Energy: The GreenPIX Wall

Quick Facts: The Media Wall will provide the city of Beijing with its first venue dedicated to digital media art Features largest color LED display in the world. First photovoltaic system with glass curtain Greenpix behaves like an organic system, absorbing solar energy during the day and then generating light from the same power that … Continue reading Zero Energy: The GreenPIX Wall

[ MOMA ] Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling

“Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling is both a survey of the past, present and future of the prefabricated home and a building project on the Museum’s vacant west lot. Not since the mid-century House in the Garden series has MoMA built occupiable model buildings to demonstrate contemporary issues to the public. The fives homes … Continue reading [ MOMA ] Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling