Greenchitecture (UPDATE)

Pushing toward indoor-outdoor synergy through green homes
Implications - External architecture is mirroring the eco-friendly lifestyle choices becoming favorable within homes by focusing on the integration of buildings and their natural surroundings. Although it is easier to attain natural unison in the suburbs, new urban houses and apartments feature increasingly green additions and luxuries.
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Hobbit-Style Architecture - Low Impact Woodland Homes Built With Surrounding Nature
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V. Hot 162,470 Clicks Pub: Jan 18, 09
Hobbit-Style Architecture
Low Impact Woodland Homes Built With Surrounding Nature
This adorable little house is the ultimate in self-made architecture. The Wales hideaway was actually built by the family that lives in it, a four month, £3,000 (about $4,425 U.S.) project. The grass-covered… [More]
Greenhouse Homes - Hiroshi Iguchi's 'Camouflage House' is in Sync With Nature
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V. Hot 57,387 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 09
Greenhouse Homes
Hiroshi Iguchi's 'Camouflage House' is in Sync With Nature
Architects are beginning to echo consumer desires to be attuned with nature, and Hiroshi Iguchi's 'Camouflage House' is the latest example of this harmony. With its slanted glass roof, Hiroshi Iguchi's… [More]
Jungle Architecture - The Lofted Forest Home by Rover Harvey Oshatz Inspired by Music
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V. Hot 72,801 Clicks Pub: Apr 29, 09
Jungle Architecture
The Lofted Forest Home by Rover Harvey Oshatz Inspired by Music
Meet the Lofted Forest Home. Living in treehouses isn't just a childhood fantasy -- it's a reality for a growing number of people. Elevated arboreal architecture is something that merges the love of lofts… [More]
Floating Residences - A River Runs Through the 'Hindi House' by John Pardey Architects
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V. Hot 38,187 Clicks Pub: Jun 10, 09
Floating Residences
A River Runs Through the 'Hindi House' by John Pardey Architects
Everyone dreams of a waterfront house, but not too many can actually live on the water. John Pardey Architects did just that. They designed Hindi House for which they have won an award for architectural… [More]
8-Story Vertical Gardens - Patrick Blanc Makes Epic Greenery on Walls of Athenaeum Hotel
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V. Hot 50,456 Clicks Pub: Sep 1, 09
8-Story Vertical Gardens
Patrick Blanc Makes Epic Greenery on Walls of Athenaeum Hotel
It’s time to look upwards and onwards when it comes to our greenery and Patrick Blanc has done exactly that with his recently completed project on the outside of the Athenaeum hotel in London. The event… [More]
Stunning Sustainable Homes - Super-Stylish Eco-Architecture Casa de los Pinos
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Hot 44,014 Clicks Pub: May 13, 09
Stunning Sustainable Homes
Super-Stylish Eco-Architecture Casa de los Pinos
The Casa de los Pinos in El Esparragal, Murcia, Spain, proves that sustainable living does not have to conflict with style. Sleek and smart, this stunning feat of awe-inspiring architecture by XPIRAL lets… [More]