Easter Island Music School

The Easter Island Earthship music school was initiated by a pair of native Rapa Nui musicians, Mahani Teave and Enrique Icka who wanted to create a sustainable facility for local children to take lessons in both classical and traditional music. The small, isolated island can be a difficult environment for young people and finding

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Windship in Batug, Phillipines

The typhoon that hit the Philippines destroyed many homes with its strong winds. Michael Reynolds designed an new Earthship type to address this, the Windship. The building is earth-bermed and the vaulted concrete roof allows wind to pass over but not lift up the structure. This project was initiated and funded by Biotecture Planet Earth with help