Visualizing Sustainability

submitted by: jayan
As the natural resources are being extensively depleted, sustainability is an issue that needs to be addressed not only at the authoritative level, but also with the general public as well, as it is a collaborative effort. As a result, this research endeavors to determine effective elements to be incorporated into the design of buildings in hopes to further the efforts of sustainability. It aims to connect the aesthetics of the building seen by the visible eye to the ideology of...

Green Architectural Design and Consumerism

submitted by: erchen

A case study of University Town Center in La Jolla and Uptown Monterey Shopping Center. The purpose of this study is to examine consumerist infrastructure (namely shopping malls) and see whether or not going green plays a major role in drawing in consumers to shop