A podcast exploring the intersection of craft, design and sustainability.
Join us as we go deeper than the mainstream conversations buzzing around the industry, and present an alternative way to celebrate the human experience through design thinking and unlikely inspirational sources. New episodes of the Alternative Design Podcast are released monthly.
A survey of the contemporary design landscape, this book guides the reader through the often bewildering array of contemporary movements, styles and trends. It places the contemporary scene in a historic framework and explores the cultural and technological forces shaping design now and in the future.
What does it mean to live in a material world, and how do materials of the past and present hold the keys to our future?
The Ecology of Building Materials by Bjorn Berge explores key questions surrounding sustainability of building materials. The book also gives information and guidance on a wide range of issues such as recycling, detailing for increased durability and Life Cycle Analysis.
A comprehensive reference book for anyone wanting to work in interior design, this book introduces ideas of sustainability while encouraging and inspiring readers with positive, creative, and practical alternatives.
Recommended by director Jason West, this is the compelling story of a man who brought doing good and having grand adventures into the heart of his business life - a book that will deeply affect entrepreneurs and outdoor enthusiasts alike.