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Video: Architecture Controlling the Future of Sustainability

Video: Architecture Controlling the Future of Sustainability

This video, produced by Maike Acosta and Javier Cuevas of Florida International University (FIU), was awarded the Grand prize for the AIA Florida Committee on the Environment’s (COTE) 2011 Video-Arch Competition. The competition asked for short video clips that emphasize the architect’s primary role in designing sustainable and energy resourceful environments, leading the state of Florida and the nation their sustainable potentials. The theme of Architecture Controlling the Future of Sustainability was required to carry through to the video, intending to be a public service announcement touching on the subjects of the entrants’ choice: energy, water, public health, economics, or land use.

The resulting, winning video is a creative exploration of building and environment, which presents sustainable solutions to electricity and land usage with an alluring jingle to entice all audiences.

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Cite: Sarah Edwards. "Video: Architecture Controlling the Future of Sustainability " 04 Sep 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/162192/video-architecture-controlling-the-future-of-sustainability/> ISSN 0719-8884
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