Design with Life: Biotech Architecture and Resilient Cities Mitchell Joachim

Design with Life: Biotech Architecture and Resilient Cities

Author: Mitchell Joachim
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Book Title
Design with Life: Biotech Architecture and Resilient Cities
Author
Mitchell Joachim
ISBN
9781948765206
Design with Life chronicles the breakthroughs and projects of a nonprofit that is defining resolute new directions in socio-ecological design and other deep-seated intersections of synthetic biology, architecture, and urban systems. In the challenging context of accelerating climate dynamics, the core discipline of architectural design is evolving and embracing new forms of action. New York-based nonprofit Terreform ONE has established a distinctive design tactic that investigates projects through the regenerative use of natural materials, science, and the emergent field of socio-ecological design. This kind of design approach uses actual living matter (not abstracted imitations of nature) to create new functional elements and spaces. These future-based actions are not only grounded in social justice, but are also far-reaching in their application of digital manufacturing and maker culture. Terreform ONE tackles urgent environmental and urban social concerns through the integrated use of living materials and organisms.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Mitchell Joachim, Maria Aiolova, Terreform OnePublisher: ActarPublished: 01/07/2020ISBN: 9781948765206Pages: 420Weight: 2.30lbsSize: 8.40h x 8.50w x 1.50d
Design with Life chronicles the breakthroughs and projects of a nonprofit that is defining resolute new directions in socio-ecological design and other deep-seated intersections of synthetic biology, architecture, and urban systems.

In the challenging context of accelerating climate dynamics, the core discipline of architectural design is evolving and embracing new forms of action. New York-based nonprofit Terreform ONE has established a distinctive design tactic that investigates projects through the regenerative use of natural materials, science, and the emergent field of socio-ecological design. This kind of design approach uses actual living matter (not abstracted imitations of nature) to create new functional elements and spaces. These future-based actions are not only grounded in social justice, but are also far-reaching in their application of digital manufacturing and maker culture. Terreform ONE tackles urgent environmental and urban social concerns through the integrated use of living materials and organisms.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Mitchell Joachim, Maria Aiolova, Terreform One
Publisher: Actar
Published: 01/07/2020
ISBN: 9781948765206
Pages: 420
Weight: 2.30lbs
Size: 8.40h x 8.50w x 1.50d
Design with Life chronicles the breakthroughs and projects of a nonprofit that is defining resolute new directions in socio-ecological design and other deep-seated intersections of synthetic biology, architecture, and urban systems.

In the challenging context of accelerating climate dynamics, the core discipline of architectural design is evolving and embracing new forms of action. New York-based nonprofit Terreform ONE has established a distinctive design tactic that investigates projects through the regenerative use of natural materials, science, and the emergent field of socio-ecological design. This kind of design approach uses actual living matter (not abstracted imitations of nature) to create new functional elements and spaces. These future-based actions are not only grounded in social justice, but are also far-reaching in their application of digital manufacturing and maker culture. Terreform ONE tackles urgent environmental and urban social concerns through the integrated use of living materials and organisms.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Mitchell Joachim, Maria Aiolova, Terreform One
Publisher: Actar
Published: 01/07/2020
ISBN: 9781948765206
Pages: 420
Weight: 2.30lbs
Size: 8.40h x 8.50w x 1.50d