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Re: GSBN:David Arkin nomination



It's a shame it's taken so long -a RESOUNDING YES!!!!!

Maurice


--- Bruce King ecobruce@... wrote:

> AYE!
>
> Thanks,
>
> Bruce King, PE
> Director, Ecological Building Network  (
> www.ecobuildnetwork.org )
> Publisher, Green Building Press  (
> www.greenbuildingpress.com )
> 11 Mark Drive
> San Rafael, CA 94903  USA
> (415) 987-7271
> bruce@...
>
> On Dec 13, 2007, at 3:04 PM, Martin Hammer wrote:
>
> > Hello again everyone -
> >
> > David Arkin's e-mail about pea gravel ignited one
> of those great GSBN
> > firestorms of intense and productive dialogue.
> >
> > I'll take this opportunity to nominate David
> (along with his wife
> > Anni) to
> > the GSBN.  I think his absence is a longstanding
> oversight.
> >
> > David is an architect in Berkeley, California who
> has a long history
> > designing buildings with an environmental focus
> that are also of
> > exceptional
> > quality as architecture.  He worked a number of
> years for educator and
> > architect Sim Van der Ryn, a pioneer in the field
> of ecological
> > design.
> > David was project architect for the Real Goods
> Solar Living Center
> > that
> > graces the cover of Bruce King's book and was the
> building that got
> > Bruce
> > into straw bale.  He has broad experience with
> straw bale, rammed
> > earth, all
> > things solar, and other forms of natural and
> environmentally
> > responsible
> > building.  In partnership with his equally
> talented architect wife
> > Anni
> > Tilt, their firm Arkin-Tilt Architects
> (www.arkintilt.com) has won
> > numerous
> > design awards and their work has been widely
> published.  David is
> > also past
> > national president of Architects, Designers and
> Planners for Social
> > Responsibility.
> >
> > Any seconds?
> >
> > Martin Hammer
> >
> >
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Maurice and Joy Bennett


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