Posts Tagged ‘green’

Better’s design featured in JP Gazette

Hansy Better (Associate Professor, Architecture) was recently featured in the Jamaica Plain Gazette for the “supergreen” house she built on Meyer St., Jamaica Plain, Mass. “It was a research project for us,” Barraza told the Gazette during a visit to the nearly completed home. “What do you really need” to build an affordable, modern, energy-conscious house? […]

BriggsKnowles A+D Project Published

A project by Jonathan Knowles (Associate Professor, Architecture) and Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture) was just published in “The Greenest Home: Super-insulated and Passive House Design”. Separated by 200 years and 6 feet, the Freeman addition is an exercise in opposites. The addition follows the vernacular tradition but sets up a dialog between past and present, […]