[GSBN] FW: Google Alert - straw bale construction
bob at bobtheis.net
Tue Sep 8 22:01:05 CDT 2009
These are actually two mentions of the same project.
It's the winning entry in a worldwide school design competition,
which is for a small school in Idaho. The sponsoring organization,
Architecture for Humanity, is trying now to find sponsors to get it
Not exactly a commercial building in the usual sense. But it's true
it's not a house....
On Sep 8, 2009, at 4:49 PM, Joyce Coppinger wrote:
> Below is the description and web sites for two commercial
> buildings. I’d like to include an article or articles for the
> upcoming issue focused on commercial buildings using SB and natural
> building – critiquing the designs of these buildings based on the
> best standards and design principles for strawbale.
> Anyone have the time and interest in taking this on? There’s some
> time to accomplish this as it will be at least two or three months
> before we get into final production for this issue – maybe a couple
> of weeks longer...
> How do you feel about critiques of buildings as a way to learn what
> works and what might not work so well?
> Joyce Coppinger
> Managing Editor/Publisher
> The Last Straw, the international journal
> of strawbale and natural building
> PO Box 22706, Lincoln NE 68542-2706
> 402.483.5135, fax 402.483.5161
> <thelaststraw at thelaststraw.org>
> web site: www.thelaststraw.org
> and our new blog at http://tls.buildearth.org
> Google News Alert for: straw bale construction
> Building Design & Construction <http://www.google.com/url?
> EZeIB9lQpoeNPB9A> Section Eight Design wins 2009 Open Architecture
> Challenge for ... <http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://
> Building Design & Construction
> The open flex learning space is flanked by strawbale walls that
> serve as a backdrop for computer stations, storage, library, and
> collapsible and foldable ...
> See all stories on this topic <http://news.google.com/news/story?
> Google Blogs Alert for: straw bale construction
> Teton Valley Community School - Competition Winner for: 2009
> Open ... <http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://
> By admin
> The building serves as a tool for learning about the built
> environment thru the transparency of its construction and function.
> Thicknesses of the strawbale walls are made evident by apertures
> created for light. ...
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