Monthly Archives: September 2010

Entry Selected for DesCours!

We are very excited to announce that our competition entry for the DesCours Competition in New Orleans was selected to be built this year!  “DesCours is a free, public, ten-day architecture and art event now in its fourth year, held … Continue reading

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Hello Birdie!

Every year Uplift Austin hosts a design gala and silent auction showcasing Birdhouses designed by Austin Artists and Architects.  The proceeds go towards their outreach efforts.   Explained on there website as: UpLift Austin offers an innovative educational program to under-served … Continue reading

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Global EcoTourism

An interesting trend has been taking hold.  Travelers are becoming increasingly interested in Eco tourism.  It is defined as “Responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people.”  by Eco Tourism.org.  We are … Continue reading

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Green Renovations

While it might seam like the climate crisis is so big that there is nothing we can do to change things according to Architecture 2030.org there is hope!: “As of 2010, the total U.S. building stock is approximately 275 billion … Continue reading

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Eco-Tips

Green it up! Here are a few little things that you can do to help minimize your energy consumption.  It’s the little things that can add up.  We have all heard the standby “greening” topics like turn the lights off … Continue reading

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