Living architecture

What if buildings had their own digestive system?

Houses that eats

Text and drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Our modern lives we produce a growing amount of waste, that pollutes the surroundings, and take ever greater amounts of energy to get rid of, while producing climate altering gasses like methane.

What if our buildings had their own metabolism and digestive system, so they could produce both energy and heat from the waste we produce in house… so to speak

Drawing of a hiker talking with trees, Hiking illustration handmade by Frits Ahlefeldt
Debating with the trees ( Illustration ref: di00086 )

Here is a couple of my sketches about living architecture with a digestive system:

Storylinegrid drawing if buildings had digestive systems. Illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt
My storylinegrid – and sketches of buildings with digestive systems – ( Storylinegrid illustration lb20230331 )

See my whole connected drawn storyline grid here

Keywords: logbook, storyline grid, storylinegrid, sketchbook, diary, notes

Log, text and illustrations by Frits Ahlefeldt.

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