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The Owner Built Homestead — Free Form Architecture

Saturday, March 29th, 2014:

“Ken Kern, author of The Owner-Built Home and The Owner-Built Homestead, is an amazing fellow and everyone interested in decentralist, back-to-the-land, rational living should know of his work. Back in 1948 he began collecting information on low-cost, simple and natural construction materials and techniques. He combed the world for ideas, tried them and started writing […]  Read more from > The Owner Built Homestead — Free Form Architecture

Modern Seaweed Houses

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014:

“Seaweed pillows [knit mesh tubes filled with dried seaweed] were used as cladding for this holiday house on the Danish island of Læsø by architecture studio Vandkunsten and non-profit organisation Realdania Byg.  Read more from > Modern Seaweed Houses

Elora Hardy Green Village

Friday, February 28th, 2014:

“Green Village is a village of private homes. Each of them is completely unique and designed for those who live in them on the edge of a river valley in Bali… If houses never became square, what would they be? What do you want around you to feel good?”  Read more from > Elora Hardy Green Village