Posts Tagged ‘Techstyle Haus’

Knowles, Techstyle Haus, at ACSA Annual Meeting

  Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) was invited to speak about the Techstyle Haus project during the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. The theme of the meeting was ‘The Ethical Imperative’ which sought to examine the material, cultural, and economic effects of architecture and how these impact the ethical […]

Knowles’ Techstyle Haus Featured Handbook

Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) was recently featured in a book of eco-design case studies. His project, Techstyle Haus, was featured as one of ten case studies in, The Green Studio Handbook, written by Alison Kwok and Walter Grondzik and published by Routledge. The book also features an introductory essay by Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture), which examines the […]

Knowles Publishes on Membrane based Enclosures

Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) and his fellow authors; Helen Bergstrom (Brown University), Ryan Abendroth (Washington University), and Derek Stein (Brown University) have recently published an article entitled, Performance Based Simulations for Membrane based Enclosures, in the fall issue of the TAD Journal (Technology | Architecture + Design). The authors outlined the design process of Techstyle Haus, […]

Knowles presents Techstyle Haus

Jonathan Knowles (Associate Professor, Architecture) lectured at MIT on the 19th of February with two Solar Decathlon students. The Solar Decathlon project has received further support and publicity recently, being awarded 23,364.00 from the (divisional) Marc Harrison fund this this year. Knowles was also invited to present Techstyle Haus to The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) […]