Buildings and Cities Designed to Live and Work with Water.
10 chapters – Flood Proof – Innovation – LiFe
“This book will make a fascinating read for all those concerned with planning, architecture, design and engineering… by turning water into an opportunity rather than a risk.” Professor Chris Zevenbergen, UNESCO-IHE
Aquatecture brings together over a decade of the practice’s research, firsts, techniques and lessons learned into a concise volume. This book is an ideal reference tool for all architects, urban designers, planners and sustainability experts who have an interest in creating a beautiful, sustainable, intelligent and pleasurable built environment on land, in water and with water.
Life with Water
Future design of buildings and cities to live and work with water
Robert Barker & Richard Coutts