Sustainable architecture award to Marco Casagrande
Locus Foundation and Unesco awards Finnish architect Marco Casagrande with the Global Award for Sustainable Architecture.
Casagrande (b. 1971) is an internationally accalaimed Finnish architect, environmental artist and architectural theorist. He is the principal of the Casagrande Laboratory based in Finland and a partner of Weak based in Taiwan.
Casagrande has designed for example, a module city structure called Paracity. Paracity can help to solve problems related to urban decay and offers a fast solution for reconstruction.
The purpose of the global award for sustainable architecture is to promote innovation and holistic thinking in the field of architecture in terms of sustainable development.