Project type: Architecture
Status: Competition entry
Project year: 2015
Team: Laimis Valančiūnas, Vaidas Bieliūnas, Konradas Žakauskas
Best Innovation Idea Contest – EUROPEAN IF… LAB 2011, Tallin – 1st prize
Competition Eco House For An Optimist, 2011 – 3rd prize.
Video presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VcSNdYwkj4
The project goes to far lenghs of ironic design narrative in order to highlight the problem of the livestock industry largely contributing to the Greenhouse effect. Scientiffic research provides that Methane gases (CH4) have a 25 times bigger impact for the global warming than CO2.
Methane is produced by a number of sources, including coal mining and landfills, but a number one source worldwide is livestock industry.