Xavier Suggs, Student #: 64
Examples of the Exhibition
Why the Competition Started
Kazakhstan wants to be green so they came up with a competition to see who's idea was the best to save energy and resources. The theme of the expo aims to raise awareness of energy resources, energy efficiency and environmental protection as well as to seek innovative engineering and architectural solutions to critical global issues.
The proposed urban grids came logically and the urban morphology evolved forming a multiplicity of geometries and orientations that connect to adjacent areas. Building mass is fluid and the contour addresses the neighboring urban conditions, height regulations and importance of adjoining streets.