Natural Building Conference and House Tours in New Zealand

Natural Building Conference and House Tours in New Zealand

Natural Building Conference and House Tours in New Zealand


“Kapiti Coast and Wellington, Labour Weekend, 25 – 26 October 2014 and optional hours tour on Monday 27 October
Come along to meet fellow natural building enthusiasts and share a wonderful weekend. Visit at least eight spectacular homes and listen to the owners/designers talk about their building experiences. Read more from > Natural Building Conference and House Tours in New Zealand

P2P Brooklyn: from apartment to shared flat, restaurant/club


“Adam Finkelman and Evan Garfield were veteran roommates of the New York City rental scene so when they discovered a Brooklyn loft with a garage they snapped it up even though it didn’t have a single bedroom. What they saw was potential to carve out space for at-home music performances and a kitchen large enough for Garfield to host supper clubs. Read more from > P2P Brooklyn: from apartment to shared flat, restaurant/club

Watch Yasmeen Lari on Rebel Architecture Series

Architect Yasmeen Lari has built over 36,000 disaster relief shelters

Architect Yasmeen Lari has built over 36,000 disaster relief shelters


“Al Jazeera’s ‘Rebel Architecture’ series kicked off last week with the very well-received “Guerilla Architect” about self-build Spanish architect Santiago Cirugeda. Kicking off today at 11:30pm BST (6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT) is “A Traditional Future” featuring the work of Pakistan’s first female architect Yasmeen Lari. Read more from > Watch Yasmeen Lari on Rebel Architecture Series

Kent’s Earthbag Cabin

Kent’s earthbag cabin near Bozeman, Montana

Kent’s earthbag cabin near Bozeman, Montana


“It’s finally happening. My little cabin construction project is finally happening. The main building material is earthbag, sometimes called superadobe. Watch this site for our progress! Note that most recent posts are at the top, so chronological order of the blog starts at the bottom!” Read more from > Kent’s Earthbag Cabin