earthLABStudiostarted in January 2016. Specializing in earth as building material, our projects range extend from research to design and construction with soil. Our vision is to bring earth into the sphere of building possibilities.
The board is formed bySheaHagy, from the United States, ÁsgeirSigurjónsson, from Iceland, and David Martínez Escobar, from México. All three studieda Master Program in Design for Sustainable Development at Chalmers University of Technology, in Gothenburg, Sweden.
In May 2016 earthLABStudioreceived an awardcalled ”DenGodaStaden” (The good city), from Riksbyggen in Stockholm. With this fund earthLABStudiois expected to improve the form used in rammed earth works, making it more efficient and accessible in today´s modern built environment.
earthLABStudio is engagedwith different projects; prototyping, teaching, and exploring design technologies towards a sustainable future. Serving communities, partners and individuals interested about rethinking the way we use material and live. Based in Gothenburg Sweden, earthLABsreach is international.