Peres, Edna; Barker, A.A.J. (Arthur Adrian Johnson); Du Plessis, Chrisna(South African Institute of Architects, 2015-01)
As built environment theory evolves, so does the awareness that built environments form an integral part of natural systems. Living systems are capable of renewal and regeneration, resiliently adapting to pressures and ...
Peres, Edna(South African Institute of Architects, 2016-09)
This paper explores Derick de Bruyn’s most recent project,
house_derick. It tracks the architectural influences that
inform his particular design approach to residential
architecture, using his own home as the explanatory ...
Peres, Edna; Du Plessis, Chrisna; Landman, Karina(Elsevier, 2017)
This paper examines the important yet largely misunderstood relationship between resilience and sustainability and the gap
between these theoretical constructs and the practice of urban development. It explores how these ...