Thermal Architecture Lab

Ventopenings: Conditioning in Pandemic Times. Part 3—A Conversation about Air Quality

December 14 2020

Daniel A. Barber, Ahu Aydogan, Dorit Aviv, Marta Gutman

In this piece, architects Ahu Aydogan and Dorit Aviv along with the architectural historians Daniel A. Barber and PLATFORM’s Marta Gutman discuss air quality during the pandemic. Daniel, a historian of architectural environmentalism, convened this discussion inviting Ahu and Dorit, designers and researchers specializing in the fields of energy and ecology, and Marta, an historian of children’s spaces, to the “table.”

The conversation includes a discussion about natural ventilation, air filtering technology, and radiant heating and cooling.

Read the piece on Platform.