November 30, 2011
Modern architecture is not just about sustainability, but attainability, says Property Influencer Ben van Berkel.
Professor Ben van Berkel is the co-founder and principal architect at leading Amsterdam firm UNStudio.
UNStudio offers high-end architecture to leading projects around the world, from China’s Dalian Football Stadium to England’s Battersea Weave Office Building. Projects range in scale from 500,000 m2 to something as small as a chair—and van Berkel oversees almost all of it.
In this latest Property Influencer video, he offers cutting-edge ideas about the future of design and urban living. According to Prof. van Berkel, attainability is more important than sustainability—meaning projects must be both affordable and sustainable. Prof. van Berkel discusses how to effectively work with all stakeholders in a project to create an optimal end result.
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