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Vote Now for Barbie’s New Sustainably Designed Dream House!

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by Evelyn Lee last modified Jul 18, 2011

Now that Barbie has taken on the profession of architecture, it’s about time for her dream house to receive a sustainable makeover. Thankfully, four out of the five finalists in AIA’s Architect Barbie Dream House Competition have very specific sustainable aspects incorporated into their design. While we are a bit confused as to why giraffes [...]




 

 

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Now that Barbie has taken on the profession of architecture, it’s about time for her dream house to receive a sustainable makeover. Thankfully, four out of the five finalists in AIA’s Architect Barbie Dream House Competition have very specific sustainable aspects incorporated into their design. While we are a bit confused as to why giraffes made it into two of the finalist homes, it’s fun to read the accompanying design statements for each home – one of which explains that “there’s more to Barbie than her love of fashion, and her home should reflect that complexity: fun and stylish, yet technologically sophisticated and environmentally conscious.”


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