Edificio de Escuela de Arquitectura y Museo de Arte de la UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria, México DF 1954
Arqs. José Villagrán García, Alfonso Liceaga y Xavier García Lascuráin
Foto. Fotografia Illustrativa
School of Architecture and Museum of Art Building, UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 1954
Herzog De Meuron - Plaza de España, Santa Cruz de Tenerife 2008. The extreme geological conditions that formed the Canary Islands are the inspiration of the design. Highly textured black concrete pavilions mimic lava rock, and a large water basin, that fills with the tides, is divided with a tectonic-like line. Photos (C) Iwan Baan.
Sandbag Shelters by Nader Khalili
After extensive research into vernacular earth building methods in Iran, followed by detailed prototyping, he has developed the sandbag or ‘superadobe’ system.
The FireFly by GeoSpace is an all weather, self-illuminated, human powered vehicle. The FireFly shell connects to the front boom of a recumbent trike to create a cycling experience that provides a high level of visibility and protection for any kind of weather, especially dark, cold, or wet environments.