《Green Neighbourhood in High-Density High-Rise Contexts》

Green Neighbourhood in High-Density High-Rise Contexts by Tony Ip - Tony Ip Green Architects It is arguable that high-rise compact cities can optimize material and energy consumption but regardless of liveability. The higher we live from the ground level, the more disconnected we feel from the natural world and even from each other within a community.

《The Benefits of Sky Gardens to promoting Health and Wellbeing》

Sky garden, a covered / partially covered naturally ventilated landscaped area at a high level, is designed to improve ventilation and thermal conditions of a micro-climate and provide a recreational space for simultaneous enhancement of social interaction and neighbourhood quality. The provision of sky gardens as a sustainable design strategy aims at improving the quality of a living environment to balance social, environmental and economic concerns. In densely occupied, high-rise contexts, can these objectives be achieved practically?