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Re-materializing Housing Workshop

Norman Foster Foundation

The Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction joined forces with the Norman Foster Foundation to support a workshop dedicated to housing. This workshop offered a platform for the next generation of researchers and practitioners to meet in a week-long laboratory to explore how to rematerialise housing in the long term.

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Group 3 - Kendall Square High-rise
 
Introduction – Re-materializing Housing Workshop
 
Exploring and innovating around sustainable construction practices
 
Now is the time for a paradigm shift
 
The Articulated City
 
Grafting Earth
 
Architecture of Sensibilities
 
Living in a Material World
 
Humanitarian Design
 
Urban Splash
 
Clean Cities, Recycling, Housing and Facility Design
 
Group 1 - Esplanade Mansion
 
Group 2 - Abandoned Factory Building
Project Details
Location
Madrid, Spain
Authors
Nicolas Ayoub
Main Author
Nicolas Ayoub
Harvard University, USA
Angela Bai
Main Author
Angela Bai
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Tom Bloxham
Main Author
Tom Bloxham
Urban Splash, United Kingdom
Dev Desai
Main Author
Dev Desai
Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies (KRVIA), India
Aarti Dhingra
Main Author
Aarti Dhingra
University of Stuttgart, Germany
Claudia Eugenin
Main Author
Claudia Eugenin
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
Kiley Feickert
Main Author
Kiley Feickert
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
Ophélie Férédie
Main Author
Ophélie Férédie
Confluence Institute, France
Germán Eduardo Ferradas
Main Author
Germán Eduardo Ferradas
Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina
Norman Foster
Main Author
Norman Foster
Norman Foster Foundation, Spain
Dirk E Hebel
Main Author
Dirk E Hebel
Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Fakultät für Architektur, Institut Entwerfen & Bautechnik, Germany
Anna Heringer
Main Author
Anna Heringer
Anna Heringer Architecture, Germany
Sebastian Hitchcock
Main Author
Sebastian Hitchcock
University of Cape Town, South Africa
Laila Iskandar
Main Author
Laila Iskandar
CID Consulting, Egypt
Johan Karlsson
Main Author
Johan Karlsson
Better Shelter, Sweden
Elao Martin
Main Author
Elao Martin
Namibia University of Science & Technology (NUST), Namibia
Carme Pinós
Main Author
Carme Pinós
Estudio Carme Pinós, Spain
Stuart Smith
Main Author
Stuart Smith
Arup, Germany
Brinda Somaya
Main Author
Brinda Somaya
Somaya & Kalappa Consultants, India
Tim Stonor
Main Author
Tim Stonor
Space Syntax, United Kingdom
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Re-materializing Housing Workshop
Re-materializing Housing Workshop

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