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(Re)constructed Block in Michigan

Suburban live-work community

A sustainable and productive live-work district rises from its ashes and closes the materials circle.

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“Preserving historical context while rebuilding a sense of belonging and inclusiveness of the local people”
 
Global Awards 2021 Project Entry
 
Material harvesting in Detroit, USA
 
Project entry 2020 for North America
 
Measures taken to reduce CO2 emissions
Project Details
Location
Detroit, MI, USA
Authors
Diane Van Buren
Main Author
Diane Van Buren
Zachary and Associates
Armita Chitsaz
Main Author
Armita Chitsaz
Architect, Iran
Roozbeh Kholdani
Main Author
Roozbeh Kholdani
Architect, Iran
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Further Author
Chris Rutherford
Architectural Salvage Warehouse Detroit , USA
Prizes
Awards
Acknowledgement prize 2020
North America
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Reconstructed Block in Michigan – Project Overview
Reconstructed Block in Michigan – Project Overview

A sustainable and productive live-work district of Detroit rises from its ashes and closes the materials circle.

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Reconstructed Block in Michigan – Author Comment
Reconstructed Block in Michigan – Author Comment

Author comment by Diane Van Buren Zachary, Planner at Zachary & Associates, Detroit, MI, USA on Reconstructed Block in …

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