Revive the Moat _ Yoshihiro Kaneko

Launched earlier this year, our Vancouver Chapter's “NEXT BIG ONE - An International Open Ideas Competition” raises awareness on the high-magnitude earthquake and tsunami events that plague cities around the world.  The competition received entries from every continent (except for Antarctica) and

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Oct 29, 2014
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Since we started our first year of aid in the Tri-State area, we discovered that as a region, the devastation left by the storm exposed the fragility of our built environment – how prepared or unprepared we were in our properties, our neighborhoods, and our selves.

Finally, the dust has settled following an incredible Design Like You Give a Damn: LIVE! event this year. Everyone – from our 35 panelists and speakers to event organizers – played their part, making this year’s event one of the most creative and inspiring to date.

This year’s Design Like You Give a Damn: LIVE! event was a huge success, and it wouldn’t have been possible without our esteemed partners and hosts at Dwell Media.