Constructing Alternatives

FCL Special Issue - Constructing Alternatives - Cover
Hebel, Dirk E. and Felix Heisel (2015). Constructing Alternatives – Research Projects 2012-2015, FCL Magazin Special Issue (October 2015)

The FCL Magazine Special Issue gives an overview of the research by the Assistant Professorship of Architecture and Construction Dirk E. Hebel between 2012 and 2015 in Singapore at the Future Cities laboratory and the ETH Zürich.  So far underused or forgotten substances such as bamboo, sand substitutes, and waste, as well as questions on architectural and urban design strategies putting these in the center of investigation illustrate the overall aim to activate a alternative building methods and construction technologies and with it an informed understanding of “Constructing Alternatives”.