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Video: Bjarke Ingels on the Power of Architecture

Video: Bjarke Ingels on the Power of Architecture

This past month at WIRED by Design, Bjarke Ingels gave a rundown of his most ambitious projects, highlighting one underlining theme: BIG’s mission to “create social infrastructure for resilient cities.” From their Manhattan “BIG U” storm proofing plan, recently awarded $400 million in federal funds, to their “ski slope” waste-to-energy plant currently underway in Copenhagen, the Danish practice is undoubtedly fulfilling their mission in a BIG and infectious way.

Watch Ingels' 20-minute talk above and see just how he hopes to realize the world of our dreams with the power of architecture.

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Video: Bjarke Ingels on the Power of Architecture" 04 Nov 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/564052/video-bjarke-ingels-on-the-power-of-architecture/> ISSN 0719-8884
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