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The 3rd prize is awarded to Ejisu Earth House by Jason Orbe-Smith in USA. The competition was open to recent graduates and students of architecture, design and others from around the world. Comment?
A new film, 'The Farmer, the Architect and the Scientist' tells the story of a seed hero. Dr Debal Deb is a pioneering ecologist committed to working with traditional farmers in eastern India to conserve indigenous seed diversity. Comment?
THE BOOK The groundbreaking survey Earth Architecture is available in a paperback edition or in the original hardcover edition Synopsis Currently it is estimated that one half of the world's population-approximately three billion people on six continents-lives or works in buildings constructed of earth. And while the vast legacy of traditional and vernacular earthen construction has been widely discussed, little attention has been paid to the contemporary tradition of earth architecture. Comment?
Dutch firm Levs Architecten used compressed earth blocks from local clay mines to build the barrel-vaulted structure of this primary school in the village of Tanouan Ibi. Comment?
Using concrete and mud bricks, architects Solanito BenA tez, Gloria Cabral, MarA a Rovea y Ricardo Sargiotti have constructed a unique wall by hastening the erosion of the mud by washing it away once the concrete mortar had cured, leaving voids in the places where mud bricks were set. Comment?
Australian rap star Iggy Azalea grew up in a house that her father built by hand from mud bricks, surrounded by 5 hectares of land. Comment?
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