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Alex Davies

Alex Davies (@adavies47)
Living / Culture
December 2, 2011

When the Ground Floor Is the Roof

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credit: evolo

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Lloyd says: Every year, TreeHugger and all the architectural websites troll through the Evolo competition entries, looking for the most imaginative work from young architects with time on their hands. Sometimes you just have to shake your head and wonder at the creativity and drawing skills.

In 2010, I did not pay a lot of attention to Bunker Arquitectura's proposal for Earthscraper, an upside down pyramid in downtown Mexico City.

READ THE FULL STORY: Earthscrapers: Is Going Down Instead of Up A Greener Way To Build?