What kind of architectural design for the future? Urban development is increasingly chaotic world makes the architects began thinking of creating buildings that can overcome the limitations of space, energy resources, sources of food and clean water, and also the needs of the city will place a comfortable rest and recreation.
1. Songjiang Hotel: Paradise in a Water-Filled Quarry
The Songjiang Hotel, designed by Atkins Design, using a former mining area that contains beautiful water in the Songjiang district right on the outskirts of Shanghai, China. This innovative design comes with a green roof, geothermal energy, and room under the water including a restaurant and rooms for guests. Excavation area provides an ideal setting for sports and leisure, including swimming, water sports, panajt cliffs, and bungee jumping.
At first building is scheduled to be completed by mid-2009, but until recently a mere concept is still tangible. ( Source )
2. Dragonfly, Field metabolic for Agriculture City
Vicent designer Vallebaut create extraordinary designs to synergize the resources of food, shelter, and energy sources in the future. Dragonfly (dragonfly) is the concept of urban agriculture as a model for New York City's Roosevelt Island and imitate a dragonfly wing design and is designed to provide a source of local fresh food in an urban environment.
Fruits, vegetables, livestock, and the source of milk produced above 132 Dragonfly floor. The entire structure will be powered from a combination of solar and wind energy. ( Source )
3. The Venus Project: Towards Sustainable Global Civilization
To survive from global warming, human population continues to grow, and other challenges in the future, some believe that we have to start from scratch with a new model of human civilization that directs our technology and existing resources in a positive direction, to human prosperity and the planet.
The Venus Project is a vision for a new world civilization and redesigned our entire culture.
Cities circulating, with farm fields in it and also public transit, in harmony with the sea towns which could accommodate millions of people, is just a part of this complex revolutionary idea. ( Source )
4. Origami, Living in Apartments Indoor / Outdoor seamless (Seamless)
By making the apartment buildings which are all vertical, we can overcome the limitations of urban space and provides a lush green garden for each occupant.
Origami, designed by kann Finch to Meydan City in Dubai, each apartment will provide an open quality that add to the internal living areas into spacious balconies with walls of windows that can be raised to the top.
Solid screen / glass patterned as delivering an attractive visual impression from the outside and provide protection and privacy for the residents. ( Source )
5. Dynamic, Tower of Whirling Wind Energy
Italian architect David Fischer designed the Dynamic Tower Skyscraper in which each 80 floors will rotate through a voice command (voice).
Fischer wanted the design space where you can enjoy the sunrise and tebenam from the same space. The rotation will take 3 hours and powered by solar panels and 79 wind turbines, with a turbine which is placed between each floor. Almost the entire structure is made off-site. ( Source )
Construction is planned to be completed by the end of 2010. See also the video demo below:
6. Sky-Terra skyscrapers: Recreation in the Sky City
As cities become more chaotic, green space becomes very important. One idea to provide recreation space in an urban environment is the work of designers from San Francisco Joanna Borek-Clement of Sky-Terra Skycrapers.
Sky-Terra is a network of skyscrapers that stood on the sky the city with gardens, ampitheater, swimming pool, and other public facilities. Central part of each structure has an elevator, the elevator as a means of transportation to the top. ( Source )
7. 'My Dream, Our Vision' by Design Act
A design house in Singapore to create the concept of 'My Dream, Our Vision' in the event the World Expo 2010 Singapore Pavilion Competition.
This concept uses a cube-cube-shaped building dipermutasi to create the pixels, such as "digital cloud" over the green grass park. ( Source )
8. No Man's Land: Clean Water, Clean Energy, and Peace
The concept of No Man's Land from the office of the New York architect Phu Hoang provide solutions for clean water control which is a specific issue in the Middle East. This concept also provides recreation, tourism attractions, and energy berksinambungan.
Design No Man's Land consists of a network of islands, and creating artificial islands to extract the molecules in the air for the desalinization process, provide clean water to drink from the Dead Sea. ( Source )
9. Agriculture dystopian in Manhattan
Shaped like a nest of insects, dystopian Farming project by Eric Vergne combine agriculture, housing workers, and places to shop, bring together farmers with urban needs. The idea is to reject GM food and projections. Provide irrigation airoponic and nutrition technology in an environment which fully controlled by humans as food sources.
This is an example of how the architecture in the future. Almost everything is still a draft. Obviously people must fully understand that friends with nature is the key to building a sustainable civilization.