Long gone the time where city people could have plenty square feet / meters in their apartments or huge lands where their could place big houses with lots of rooms. Chances are those kinds of property are already transformed into commercial premises or rented out and listed on AirBnB (which in many cities creating an even more complicated house… Read more →
In 1985, architect Paul Pholeros was challenged by the director of an Aboriginal-controlled health service to “stop people getting sick” in a small indigenous community in south Australia. The key insights: think beyond medicine and fix the local environment. In this sparky, interactive talk, Pholeros describes projects undertaken by Healthabitat, the organization he now runs to help reduce poverty—through practical design fixes—in Australia and beyond.