ZED | Zegarra Environmental Designs

The Future of Design

The Future of Design

The following essay was my entry for an IIDA competition which dealt with issues of sustainability and their impact on the world of design.

 

Free Green Project

Free Green Project

For those who wonder about the meaning of sustainable design: meet Free Green. The firm is comprised of engineers, designers and product manufactures that have …

 

Container Home Kit

Container Home Kit

Ada Tolla and Giuseppe Lignano are two enthusiastic architects that use existing materials and objects to warp them into magnificent living spaces. Take for instance …

 

Net Zero Home

Net Zero Home

Imagine a home that produces as much energy as it uses. This was the dream of Eric Doub founder of Eco Futures Company, and it …

 

Sustainable Cities

Sustainable Cities

“Enrique Penalosa, former mayor of Bogota, Colombia, transformed one of the most chaotic cities in the world into a shining model of urban planning. He …

 

Global City Architecture Goes Green

Global City Architecture Goes Green

In Geneva Switzerland, a biotechnology company decided to create an environment that focuses on the health of its workers and the environment. Architects and designers …

 

La Vita Verde

La Vita Verde

Sustainable designers and architects from all over the world are collaborating on designs that reflect the life and needs of the 21 century, innovating around …