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Thomas Auer makes TEDx green&sexy

Transsolar director Thomas Auer who claims “not to be a superhero who can save the world” talks about the importance of design at the TEDx event in Hamburg.

Do you know good examples where design is key to sustainability? 

Rainwater Collection Facade by GreenLAB students Clara AVRIL, Melinda COHEN and Alice RAYMOND on the SPECIALEZ Blog.
http://specialez.fr/blog/2011/01/10/rainwater-collection-system/

see the whole project and it´s development on the student work blog:
http://greenlabwater.tumblr.com/tagged/Rainwater_collection_system

Rainwater Collection Facade by GreenLAB students Clara AVRIL, Melinda COHEN and Alice RAYMOND on the SPECIALEZ Blog.

http://specialez.fr/blog/2011/01/10/rainwater-collection-system/

see the whole project and it´s development on the student work blog:

http://greenlabwater.tumblr.com/tagged/Rainwater_collection_system

Congratulations to greenLAB students Mahriz AKHAVAN ZAKERI and Jingzhi CHEN who won the prize for the best student project at ESA Paris.

The prize was chosen by the guest of honnor and Iranian photographer Reza.

You can see all greenLAB student projects here

GREENlab final presentations - 10.12.2010
join us …. at ESA …


guest critics:
Brendan MacFarlane | JakobMacFarlane, Paris
Clément Willemin | BASE, Paris
Erik Giudice, EGA Paris, Stockholm
Marie J. Aquilino | ESA Paris
Matteo Cainer | ESA Paris
Philippe Rahm, Philippe Rahm Architectes, Paris
Ute Rinnebach | OFF Architecture, Paris
Uli Seher | BRS, Paris

Marie-Hélène Fabre | ESA Paris (tbc)
Odile Decq | ODBC Paris (tbc)
Uli Rochard | Pouget Consultants, Paris (tbc)


studio masters:
Thomas Auer | Transsolar, Stuttgart
Daniel Dendra | anOtherArchitect, Berlin
Marco Lavit Nicora | ESA Paris

GREENlab midterm presentations at ESA Paris - 5.11.2010
5th floor of the appendix building

guest critics:
Clément Willemin | BASE, Paris
Jorge Ayala | [Ay]A Studio, London
Marcel Bilow | Imagine Envelopes, Delft
Marie J. Aquilino | ESA Paris
Marie-Hélène Fabre | ESA Paris (tbc)
Matteo Cainer | ESA Paris (tbc)
Ricardo de Ostos | ESA Paris, AA London
Uli Rochard | Pouget Consultants, Paris
Ute Rinnebach | Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Paris

studio masters:
Thomas Auer | Transsolar, Stuttgart
Daniel Dendra | anOtherArchitect, Berlin
Marco Lavit Nicora | ESA Paris

Lecture by Thomas Auer about sustainabiltity and water in the built environment

Lecture by Thomas Auer about sustainabiltity and water in the built environment

Student Blog Fall 2010

On this blog students post all their work in progress and also research regarding their topics

task 1 (individual work) - short video - 3min -

How important is water in your daily life? It is important that you show the interface with people.

You can either tell the story from your own personal perspective or from an imaginary point of view.