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Blaine Brownell

Blaine Brownell

Blaine Brownell, AIA, is an architect and materials researcher. The author of the three Transmaterial books (2006, 2008, 2010), he is the director of graduate studies in the school of architecture at the University of Minnesota.

Blaine Brownell's Posts

Material Trends to Watch in 2017 Material Trends to Watch in 2017

New innovations in renewable energy and building materials to track in the New Year. Read more

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A Promising Future for Ice Architecture A Promising Future for Ice Architecture

Colder winters and 3D manufacturing technology could mean a new market for building design. Read more

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Concrete as a Carbon Sink? Concrete as a Carbon Sink?

The popular building material might not be as detrimental to the environment as once believed. Read more

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Improving New Ideas by Building on Old Concepts Improving New Ideas by Building on Old Concepts

Blaine Brownell explores four strategies for finding future success with lessons from the past. Read more

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William McDonough Reconsiders Carbon and Its Misuse William McDonough Reconsiders Carbon and Its Misuse

The renowned architect behind the Cradle-to-Cradle design philosophy offers new terminology for the much-maligned element. Read more

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Projects

Burrawong House Burrawong House

Bijl Architecture

S:t Erik Indoor Park S:t Erik Indoor Park

Utopia Arkitekter

The Big Bend The Big Bend

Oiio Studio

Lincoln Park House Lincoln Park House

HBRA Architects

Bosjes Chapel Bosjes Chapel

Steyn Studio

One Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza One Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza

Studios Architecture

1 Hillside 1 Hillside

Tim Cuppett Architects

Concrete at Alserkal Avenue Concrete at Alserkal Avenue

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Shaolin Flying Monks Temple Shaolin Flying Monks Temple

Mailitis Architects

New York at Its Core New York at Its Core

Studio Joseph

Oberholz Mountain Hut Oberholz Mountain Hut

Peter Pichler Architecture

Giacomo Zanella Primary School Giacomo Zanella Primary School

Giulia de Appolonia

De Maria Pavilion De Maria Pavilion

Gluckman Tang Architects

Asia Society Hong Kong Center Asia Society Hong Kong Center

Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners, AGC Design, Associated Architects

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