The Bird Island

Graft Architects‘ project: Bird Island strives to provide zero-energy living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Constructed from a bamboo frame wrapped in silicone-glass fabric, these homes reflect sunlight, reduce the need for air conditioning, and sway organically in the wind. What is a zero-energy building? A zero-energy building is a popular term to describe a building with zero net energy consumption and zero carbon emissions annually. The zero-energy design principle is becoming more practical to adopt due to the […]