exterior image showing building as support for food production: ground floor greenhouse aquaculture bio-filter and herb gardens, vertical production on vines, and rooftop outdoors and greenhouse gardens
diagram of multipurpose floor space and synergetic systems for water, heat, goods and organics
illustration of 4 cycles of the synergetic model
These are preliminary drawings for a prototype called LIVING BUILDING, a sustainable, resilient and net zero commercial building concept that includes aquaculture, water recycling and therapy, greenhouse, bakery and bistro. .
Start of project: 2011