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The exchange: an experiment in environmentally sustainable urban practice for a subtropical climate

Holt-Damant, Kathi, Frazer, John H., & Damant, Mark (2009) The exchange: an experiment in environmentally sustainable urban practice for a subtropical climate. [Design/Architectural Work]

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The exchange pavilion offers a dialogue between two Expositions: 1998 in Brisbane and 2010 in Shanghai; and a chance to examine the impact that climate change will have on urban best practice outcomes in cities of the future.

The Exchange exhibits the proposition that environmentally sustainable buildings need to interact responsively with a range of technical innovations to enable communities (and hence cities) to control and better manage their immediate environment.

The 'Exchange' pavilion is a design experiment that integrates 3 key research elements: * An interactive digital exchange * A living green system wall (vertical and temporal) * A public urban star (horizontal and spatial)

The proposition argues that the environmentally sustainability of any city is reliant on harnessing the full spectrum of intellectual and creative capital of the winder community (from universities to Government bodies to citizens) - a true knowledge city.

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ID Code: 47724
Item Type: Creative Work (Design/Architectural Work)
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Shanghai UBPA Exhibition Area, World Expo 2010
Keywords: Subtropical Urbanism, Eco-positive Design, Urban Best Practice
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > ARCHITECTURE (120100)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Design
Deposited On: 30 Jan 2012 14:11
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:37

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