Join us on the Gold Coast, 14 September 2019. The Least House Necessary (TLHN™) is a sustainable housing design workshop which will challenge you on what you actually need to live comfortably and affordably, equip you with innovative design processes, and inspire new ideas about what a dream home means: for yourself or for your clients.
Join award winning Cairns architects People Oriented Design (Cairns) and Matthew Eagle Architect (Gold Coast) for an immersive half-day workshop where you will:
DISCOVER ethno-architecture of Indigenous Australians and its sustainable response to climate and place
INVESTIGATE traditional housing precedents from 1920s to present in Australia
UNDERSTAND climatic design principles and passive design strategies for a low energy home
CHALLENGE your preconceptions about what you really need to live in your climate.
PARTICIPATE in an architectural design workshop where you plan The Least House Necessary for yourself and an extended family
DEVELOP new ideas in a supportive team environment
LEARN & HAVE FUN!
This workshop is suitable for anyone aged 10 years and over, including design professionals, students, and those dreaming of a new home.