MA ARCHITECTURE: SUSTAINABILITY+DESIGN ava university of east london .
MA ARCHITECTURE: SUSTAINABILITY+DESIGN ava university of east london
The programme is a critical examination of environmental sustainability and environmental design. Integration of theory and practice is achieved through design projects at the architectural and the urban scale, as the environmental loops continuously between both.
RED Researchinto Environment and Design UEL Project: environmentally-driven urban design Site: Sao Paulo Partners: University of Sao Paulo, University of Birmingham
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sustainability, environmentalism and the architect
what is 'nature?'
modernism and 'post-imperial' modernism
the new and the renewed
vernacular and bioclimatic architecture
materials and materiality
defining sustainable architecture: 1 symbiosis
defining sustainable architecture: 2 differentiation
defining sustainable architecture: 3 expression
digital vs physical modelling
the ideal city, the sustainable city and the architect
the compact city: densification, intensification and centralisation
loving the suburbs
for and against the highrise
blurring the boundaries: field theory, ecosystems and cities
landscape and urban agriculture
case studies: Malmo, Sao Paulo, London
digital city: cyberspace and urban space