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sunflower house is a carbon positive concept designed by koichi takada


07 January 2021

Lynne Myers


‘Form follows nature’ says koichi takada about his vision for a carbon positive single-family dwelling designed for the italian region of umbria. Called ‘sunflower house’, the design is inspired by the distinctive yellow flower and the way it turns to face the sun. The project was commissioned by Bloomberg Green, who appointed Takada to imagine the dream home of Europe’s greener tomorrow.

Just as the original Bauhaus reshaped western architecture 100 years ago, the EU is calling for ‘a New European Bauhaus Movement’  to help achieve the bloc’s net-zero target by 2050. In October 2020, president of… Read more

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