‘The Poseidon Adventure’

‘The Poseidon Adventure’ is a review of an experimental prototype of 14 social housing units on the Spanish island of Formentera by civil-servant architects of the Instituto Balear de la Vivienda (IBAVI, the Balearic Housing Institute) that, among other innovations, uses dried posidonia sea-grass as thermal insulation. Buy a print issue here. AR subscribers can read the online version of the review here.

About Rafael Gomez-Moriana

Architect, educator and writer. Partner at ArqEstructura. Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Calgary. Blogger at criticalista.com.

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