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Hands on Architecture : building with bamboo

Ken Yeh participated in the second AusIndoArch architecture student workshop which took place in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Michael Chapman reflects on this Australian-Indonesian education collaboration and the experimentation it fosters. The AusIndoArch Hands On Architecture student workshop is part of a

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Hands on Architecture : building with bamboo

Ken Yeh participated in the second AusIndoArch architecture student workshop which took place in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Michael Chapman reflects on this Australian-Indonesian education collaboration and the experimentation it fosters. The AusIndoArch Hands On Architecture student workshop is part of a

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‘Trace of the Hand’ : In Conversation with Paul McGillick

Marra and Yeh Architects brings pragmatism and critical sustainability to its wide-ranging projects. The professional partnership of Carol Marra and Ken Yeh is driven by noticeably clear values. “Our principles are not esoteric theories or abstract notions,” Marra says. “They’re very

MarraYeh_AbbotsfordHouse_2625

‘Trace of the Hand’ : In Conversation with Paul McGillick

Marra and Yeh Architects brings pragmatism and critical sustainability to its wide-ranging projects. The professional partnership of Carol Marra and Ken Yeh is driven by noticeably clear values. “Our principles are not esoteric theories or abstract notions,” Marra says. “They’re very

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Ofuro – folding japanese bath

Japanese bath Scent of cedar Like origami For grownups

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Ofuro – folding japanese bath

Japanese bath Scent of cedar Like origami For grownups

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Architecture + Climate: strategies for extreme weather

Architecture can contribute to the issues raised by extreme or severe weather events in two ways. At the macro scale designing buildings which are energy efficient, reduce dependence on fossil fuels, remove the need for mechanical heating or cooling and

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Architecture + Climate: strategies for extreme weather

Architecture can contribute to the issues raised by extreme or severe weather events in two ways. At the macro scale designing buildings which are energy efficient, reduce dependence on fossil fuels, remove the need for mechanical heating or cooling and

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Climate + Architecture: living with change

Climate in architecture is the response to the particular, local, microclimate – sun, shade and shadow, water as it falls from the sky and water once it hits the ground, breeze that cools and wind that chills, warmth and heat.

Sea Ranch (119)

Climate + Architecture: living with change

Climate in architecture is the response to the particular, local, microclimate – sun, shade and shadow, water as it falls from the sky and water once it hits the ground, breeze that cools and wind that chills, warmth and heat.

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Architecture + Nature

What does it mean to be human? This seemingly obvious question was postulated on a recent article by Peter Buchanan writing in the Architectural Review (Nov 2014). More specifically the question was trying to get at what does it mean

Sri Lanka 160

Architecture + Nature

What does it mean to be human? This seemingly obvious question was postulated on a recent article by Peter Buchanan writing in the Architectural Review (Nov 2014). More specifically the question was trying to get at what does it mean

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In Conversation with the Malay Mail Online

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 — Malaysia-born architect Ken Yeh has much to smile about. His Sydney-based firm, Marra + Yeh Architects, was awarded the International Architecture Award 2014 in Darwin, beating out a hotel in Singapore, a condominium in Bangkok

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In Conversation with the Malay Mail Online

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 — Malaysia-born architect Ken Yeh has much to smile about. His Sydney-based firm, Marra + Yeh Architects, was awarded the International Architecture Award 2014 in Darwin, beating out a hotel in Singapore, a condominium in Bangkok

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National Award Winner

We were pleasantly surprised to receive a National Award from the Australian Institute of Architects, for Shelter@Rainforest, a low-cost house that reinterprets local traditions and materials. It is also self sufficient in water, energy and waste recycling. Our approach included

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National Award Winner

We were pleasantly surprised to receive a National Award from the Australian Institute of Architects, for Shelter@Rainforest, a low-cost house that reinterprets local traditions and materials. It is also self sufficient in water, energy and waste recycling. Our approach included

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Architecture + Climate : going troppo

Bushfire zones, rainforests, the seaside, cold, temperate and tropical climates – we have designed and built projects in all these. Climate, and how we respond to it is one of the guiding preoccupations in our practice, so when we were

AusIndoArch

Architecture + Climate : going troppo

Bushfire zones, rainforests, the seaside, cold, temperate and tropical climates – we have designed and built projects in all these. Climate, and how we respond to it is one of the guiding preoccupations in our practice, so when we were

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Shelter@Rainforest wins at the Australian Institute of Architects 2014 International Awards

Shelter@Rainforest has been awarded the Small Project Architecture Award. On the jury were Peter Wilson (Bolles + Wilson; 2013 Gold Medallist), Fiona Nixon (Atelier Lim and Tan), Gwyneth Choi (10 Design).

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Shelter@Rainforest wins at the Australian Institute of Architects 2014 International Awards

Shelter@Rainforest has been awarded the Small Project Architecture Award. On the jury were Peter Wilson (Bolles + Wilson; 2013 Gold Medallist), Fiona Nixon (Atelier Lim and Tan), Gwyneth Choi (10 Design).