In this guest column, design writer Justin Zhuang raises pertinent questions on “greenwashing” that architects and other built environment professionals in our community must ethically confront address. The mere act of constructing a new building – even if it is certified “green” – adds significantly to our carbon footprint, with ramifications for the climate crisis affecting all of us.
Over the last eighteen months, we've had the pleasure of observing the evolution of "Le Corbusier: An Exhibition Over Space and Time" What began with a display of 45 models in Singapore has now transformed into a worldwide cultural phenomenon, encompassing nearly 200 models and connecting cities across different continents.
Ar. Chu Hwai Lim in conversation with: Ar. Razvan I Ghilic-Micu, Chief Editor, The Singapore Architect
Paul Finch – Founder and Programme Director of the World Architecture Festival Antoine Besseyre Des Horts - Leader at LIXIL Global Design, Asia in conversation with: Ar. Razvan I Ghilic-Micu and Ar. Ronald CT Lim, Chief Editors, The Singapore Architect
TSA’s Co-Chief Editor Ar. Ronald Lim reviews Red Bean Architects’ dynamic adaptive re-use of the Delta Sports Centre, a sports facility originally completed in the 1970s, examining how the architects’ tactical design interventions add up to create a high-impact architecture.