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BARN-ing Community Concept Plan of Dongzhou

This project in China is given merit for innovation in exploring the benefits of eco-construction systems. The work demonstrates the possibility of bringing architectural research and practice into closer dialogue.

The conceptual plan for a green community deploys a notable range of techniques and initiatives that are backed up by experiments undertaken in the field. 

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Prizes awarded to sustainable construction projects in Asia Pacific
“Embodying the principle of social equity and mutual existence” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Asia Pacific
Project Details
Dongzhou, China
Li Zhigang
Main Author
Li Zhigang
Shanghai Tongji Urban Planning & Design Institute, China
Yang Tao
Further Author
Yang Tao
Shanghai Tongji Urban Planning & Design Institute , China
Encouragement prize 2005
Asia Pacific
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