University building in France

Making space and leaving space Preface by Herman Hertzberger “Target issues” for sustainable construction Innovation and transferability Environmental quality and resource efficiency Ethical standards and social equity Economic performance and compatibility Contextual and aesthetic impact Lacaton & Vassal Architects: Sustainable space makers Nantes School of Architecture The site The architectural concept The sustainable structure The climatic performance The sustainable school The sustainable urban project No room for standards in sustainable construction Lacaton & Vassal Architects: Learning from Africa Project data and addresses Promoting and rewarding sustainable construction