LafargeHolcim Foundation Promoting and Rewarding Sustainable Construction
October 21, 2016

Lluis Enrique is continuing research to make architectural freeform shapes in an economically efficient and sustainable manner.

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October 10, 2016

The LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction seeks leading projects of professionals as well as bold ideas from the Next Generation that combine sustainable construction solutions with architectural excellence.

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October 18, 2016

The LafargeHolcim Foundation invites members of the public to a panel discussion on how growing security concerns will add complexity to the challenges to which architecture must respond.

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October 14, 2016

David Chipperfield Architects’ concept for the Naqa visitor center in Sudan demonstrates simple design can produce “classic” architecture, even with a scarcity of economic & technological resources.

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October 10, 2016

LafargeHolcim Awards winners, realities:united, are taking the Flussbad to the next level via ongoing discussions and the launch of a series of demonstration projects.

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September 20, 2016

The German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale explores ethical standards and social inclusion – a “target issue” of the Foundation.

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September 14, 2016

Milinda Pathiraja contributes to post-civil war reconstruction in Sri Lanka, invigorating both the social & structural.

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The Board ensures that the activities of the LafargeHolcim Foundation are aligned with current interpretations of sustainable construction, and frames the architectural, scientific, cultural, and policy concerns that are integrated into its initiatives.

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The world-renowned affiliated universities from all continents host Awards competition jury meetings and symposiums.

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Our publications on exemplary buildings, LafargeHolcim Awards winning projects, and conferences illustrate the scope of sustainable construction.

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The five “target issues” defined by the Foundation and its partner universities quantify the degree to which buildings contribute to sustainable development. 

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Browse over 200 prize-winning projects and see their evolution from inspired ideas into tangible flagships of sustainable construction.

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