Biologically CONSTRUCTED Architecture: Welcome to Sandstone

AA student Magnus Larsson won the Holcim Foundation’s Awards for Sustainable Construction for his proposal to stop the sprawl of the Sahara desert by stabilizing it with the introduction of bacterium that could potentially convert large parts of the desert into limestone structures literally built by nature. Amazing project, Building Blog did a full treatment […] Continue reading →

Chlorophilia: Xefirotarch’s Vision of Future Los Angeles

The History Channel challenged architects to create a vision for future infrastructure in major cities around the world. Xefirotarch submitted the above video for their vision of Los Angeles with help from film studio Imaginary Forces. We admit its partly avant garde (as usual with Xefirotarch), but the ideas are very inspiring: natural, artificially intelligent […] Continue reading →