ARCH 6072 D+R Studio, Spring 2019
Profs: Michael Gamble and Tarek Rakha
Zero Energy Urban Housing Competition
& The Epsten Prize
Keywords: Housing Prototypes, Zero/Renewable Energy, Urban Site/Public Space, Living Buildings
Mode of Representation: Digital and physical models in preparation of public exhibitions
Software: Rhino. Grasshopper, Illustrator
Affordable, energy efficient housing is one of the most pressing issues facing major metropolitan areas today, and as Atlanta leads the nation in income inequality, there are few challenges more important. Our goal is to expand 21st housing options to meet the needs of changing urban demographics, sustainability targets and alternative energy requirements, all through smartly researched and elegantly designed housing and public space solutions.