Re-inventing Construction: Proceedings of the Holcim Forum for Sustainable Construction 2010

66 With the arrival of global climate change we are slowly assuming the responsibil- ity that was given to us the second we started messing with the planet instead of just adapting to the conditions we found. About the author: Bjarke Ingels started BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) in 2005 after co-founding PLOT Architects and working at OMA. Through a series of award-winning design projects and buildings, Bjarke Ingels has developed an international reputation as a member of a new generation of archi- tects who combine shrewd analysis, playful experimentation, social responsibility and humor. Bjarke has been active as a Visiting Professor at Rice University’s School of Architecture and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. Bjarke is currently Visiting Professor at Harvard University. Bjarke Ingels