Costa Rica Sustainable Build

RISD students traveled to Costa Rica for one month to build a classroom prototype that exhibits sustainable building practices in the dry tropics

video timelapse by Jin Yoo


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

photo by Cynthia Darmawan


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

photo by Dana Famiglietti


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

photo by Dana Famiglietti


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

Photo by Cynthia Darmawan


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

Photo by Cynthia Darmawan


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

Photo by Cynthia Darmawan


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

Kitchen areaPhoto by Cynthia Darmawan

Costa Rica Sustainable Build


Costa Rica Sustainable Build

From left: Prof. Colgate Searle, Genevieve Henry ‘14 INTAR, Jordan Rich ‘15 GD, Dana Famiglietti ‘15 GD, Lizzy Gregory ‘15 GD, Elsa Carlson ‘16 INTAR, Hyung Jin Yoo ‘15 ID, Sam Rosenberg ‘16 FD, Dakota Linkel ‘14 INTAR, Avery Schuster ‘16 PAINT, Cynthia Darmawan ‘15 INTAR, Emily Pun ‘16 INTAR, TA Frank Hammond ‘13 LDAR

Costa Rica Sustainable Build by Dana FamigliettiJordan RichCynthia Darmawan Emily Pun is licensed under CC BY-NC 3.0