Media Coverage

2021

 

Sustainability Advocates Ask: Why Demolish When You Can Deconstruct?

New York Times – September 1, 2021

 

Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu visits Atlanta, Kendeda Building

The Tribune of India – July 13, 2021

 

MVDRV unveils terraced LAD headquarters in Shanghai, designed as “agricultural oasis”

DeZeen – July 13, 2021

 

For the Butterflies – And the Rest of Us

New York Times – June 21, 2021

 

Is this the world’s greenest building?

Architecture & Design - June 9, 2021

 

Glass helps a Georgia Tech building become one of the greenest in the Southeast

U.S. Glass News Network – June 8, 2021

 

Giant photovoltaic canopy tops net-positive Kendeda Building in Atlanta

DeZeen – June 6, 2021

 

Georgia Tech earns living building certification for Kendeda Building

Facility Executive – May 6, 2021

 

Georgia Tech facility receives prestigious green building recognition

American School & University – April 23, 2021

 

Georgia Tech Experiment Declared South’s First ‘Living Building’

Georgia Public Broadcasting – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Is a Model for ‘Living Buildings’ in the Humid Southeast

Engineering News-Record – April 22, 2021

 

Atlanta’s ‘Living Building’ officially certified among world’s greenest

Urbanize – Atlanta – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Building certified as ‘Living Building’

Saporta Report – April 22, 2021

 

AIA Announces 2021 COTE Top Ten Winners

Architectural Record – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda is a Model for ‘Living Buildings’ in the Humid Southeast

Engineering News-Record – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech Structure Certified as ‘Living Building’

The Associated Press – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech Announces Certified ‘Living Building’ (Video)

The Associated Press Video – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech Announces Certified Living Building (Video)

USA Today – April 22, 2021

 

Georgia Tech Announces Certified ‘Living Building’

Yahoo News – April 22, 2021

 

Project of the Year Finalist: Best Green Project

Engineering News-Record - March 10, 2021

 

Kildwick Revolutionizes the Composting Toilet

Treehugger – March 2, 2021

 

Woodworks Announces the Winners of the 2021 Wood Design Awards

The Architect’s Newspaper – February 25, 2021

 

Sustainable Sculpture by Patrick Dougherty Installed on Georgia Tech Campus

Atlanta Intown – February 3, 2021

 

Empowering Students to Drive Change: Georgia Audubon and Georgia Tech Join Forces to Prevent Bird Strikes and Build Habitat

Wingbars: Georgia Audubon – February 2021

 

Continuing Education: Green Building Certification

Architectural Record – February 1, 2021

 

The Resurgence of Atlanta: Resilient, Reinvented, Relevant Buildings

Atlanta Business Chronicle – February 1, 2021

 

Kendeda Unveils Eco-Sculpture Construction

Technique – January 22, 2021


2020

 

Here’s The Story Behind That Massive Installation at Georgia Tech

Fox 5 News – January 13, 2020

 

The Regenerative Economy: Sustaining Society’s Future by Design

Southface Institute – December 18, 2020

 

Year in Review: Nine Sustainable Standouts

Metropolis – December 11, 2020

 

The New Normal: A Sustainable Response to COVID-19 (Video)

The Kendeda Building (Georgia Tech) – December 10, 2020

 

Reimagine Sustainability: The Kendeda Story

Autodesk University – December 4, 2020

 

A Living Building in the Heart of Georgia Tech’s Campus (Video)

BBC Storyworks – November 2020

 

Tech’s Kendeda Building Featured Among World’s Problem-Solving Structures

Saporta Report – November 22, 2020

 

ENR Southeast Announces 2020 Best Project Award Winners

ENR Southeast – August 7, 2020

 

A Way Forward: Grand Prize Award

Metal Architecture – July 1, 2020

 

Georgia’s Mass Timber and the Triple Bottom Line

Southface Institute Blog – June 12, 2020

 

Georgia Tech Students Get Experience from Atlanta Architect

Patch – April 1, 2020

 

Atlanta Architect Preaches Sustainability to Future Home

Builder Magazine – March 25, 2020

 

Georgia Tech: The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

Realcomm – March 12, 2020

 

Best in Real Estate: Kendeda Building built to highest performance standards

Atlanta Business Chronicle – March 6, 2020

 

A structure that produces more energy than it uses? In the deep south? Welcome to the Kendeda building.

Atlanta Magazine – March 3, 2020

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Building Sets A High Bar for Regenerative Design

Metropolis Magazine – February 24, 2020

 

Kendeda, a Net-Positive Living Building, Opens at Georgia Tech

Inhabit – February 10, 2020

 

Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design's Tight Building Envelope

Architect Magazine – February 4, 2020

 

Georgia Universities Offer Lessons in Clean Energy

Atlanta Journal Constitution – January 22, 2020

 

Inside Georgia Tech’s New ‘Living Building’

WABE’s “Closer Look with Rose Scott”

Part 1 - January 7, 2020 and Part 2 - January 10, 2020


2019

 

Atlanta’s Most Important New Buildings of the 2010s

Curbed Atlanta – December 30, 2019

 

Sharing Lessons Learned on The Kendeda Building

Georgia Tech Features – December 2019

 

How a ‘Living Building’ Provides AC Without A Power Bill

Georgia Public Broadcasting – December 20, 2019

 

Restrooms That Recapture Water and Waste

Facility Executive – December 19, 2019

 

Up Close: The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

USGBC+ - December 2, 2019

 

Design Of “Living” Georgia Tech Building Gets Former President Obama’s Attention

Georgia Public Broadcasting: On Second Thought – November 25, 2019

 

The Kendeda Building is “the greenest in the Southeast”

Treehugger – November 25, 2019

 

The Kendeda Building

Atlas Obscura – November 22, 2019

 

A Living Building in the Southeast – The Kendeda Building at Georgia Tech

Prosoco (company website) – November 17, 2019

 

One Project’s Road Map to Developing a Living Building

GlobeSt.com – November 15, 2019

 

With a New Super Green Building in Atlanta, its Funder Hopes for a Ripple Effect

Inside Philanthropy – November 14, 2019

 

Georgia Tech’s Living Building, the Southeast’s greenest, is a marvel of efficiency and spare parts

Curbed Atlanta – November 14, 2019

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Building Wins ARC Award

Atlanta Journal Constitution – November 12, 2019

 

Georgia Tech Campus Design Helped State to Compete

Atlanta Intown – November 11, 2019

 

Kendeda Building at Georgia Tech Takes Top ARC Development of Excellence Honor

Atlanta Business Chronicle – November 8, 2019

 

Miller Hull and Lord Aeck Sargent Complete Ultra-Sustainable Building at Georgia Tech

Architecture Record – November 8, 2019

 

The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

Architect Magazine – November 7, 2019

 

On which Atlanta campuses is green building blooming?

Atlanta Journal Constitution – October 29, 2019

 

Southeast's Greenest Building opens at Georgia Tech

Atlanta Business Chronicle – October 25, 2019

 

First Look: Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design Slideshow

Atlanta Business Chronicle – October 25, 2019

 

Georgia Tech dedicates the most sustainable building of its kind in the Southeast

Metro Atlanta CEO – October 25, 2019

 

Georgia Tech dedicates the most sustainable building of its kind in the Southeast

Georgia Tech News Center – October 24, 2019

 

New Georgia Tech building is dedicated to sustainable design

American School & University – October 24, 2019

 

The Kendeda Building dedication

Fox 5 Atlanta – October 24, 2019

 

Kendeda Building opens at Georgia Tech as inspiration to ‘change the world’

Saporta Report – October 24, 2019

 

Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design (YouTube Video)

YouTube – October 23, 2019

 

Can buildings produce more than they consume? Georgia Tech thinks so

Chronicle of Higher Education – October 23, 2019

 

Can a small school build a Living Building? Why not?

Living Building Chronicle – October 23, 2019

 

The power of a living place (By Diana Blank)

Living Building Chronicle – October 21, 2019

 

Energy Petal: In Southeast, it’s the humidity (By Todd Mowinski)

Living Building Chronicle – October 15, 2019

 

Atlanta’s Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

IOT.ATL (Metro Atlanta Chamber) – October 9, 2019

 

Lifecycle Building Center hopes all revel in reuse

Northside Neighbor – October 3, 2019

 

Up Close: The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design

USGBC+ - Fall 2019

 

Resilient water solutions for Georgia’s first living building

Biohabitats – Fall 2019

 

Celebrate the Kendeda Building

Living Building Chronicle – October 2019

 

Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Building sets a new standard for sustainability

Engineering News-Record (ENR Southeast) - August 26, 2019

 

Can energy-producing buildings work in swampy South? Atlanta is trying

Wall Street Journal  August 6, 2019

 

Georgia Tech goes green with new building

Construction Equipment Guide – July 25, 2019

 

Making power, water at Georgia Tech

CBS 46 – June 12, 2019

 

Insanely green building at Georgia Tech nears home stretch of construction

Curbed Atlanta – June 4, 2019

 

Architect of Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Living Building on Why Nature is Necessary

Atlanta Business Chronicle – April 19, 2019

 

Southeast’s most environmentally sustainable building to be finished in mid-June

Atlanta Business Chronicle – March 5, 2019


Older

 

Timber in Georgia’s First Living Building

Georgia Forestry Association – October 12, 2018

 

Green Progress: The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design's Quest to Become the First Living Building in the Southeast

Architect – December 13, 2017

 

Georgia Tech Living Building To Start Construction as students come back for fall

Curbed Atlanta – June 28, 2017

 

How grant makers can turn real estate assets green

Chronicle of Philanthropy – May 31, 2017

 

Georgia Tech planning most environmentally conscious building in the Southeast

Curbed Atlanta – February 17, 2017

 

New architecture at Georgia Tech changing look of campus

Curbed Atlanta – May 6, 2016

 

Georgia Tech ‘living building’ design selected

Curbed Atlanta – March 23, 2016