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Q&A with Bart Bettencourt, 21st Century Pioneer in Eco-Design and Sustainable Business

Q&A with Bart Bettencourt, 21st Century Pioneer in Eco-Design and Sustainable Business

  Here is a brief glimpse into the work of my friend and mentor Bart Bettencourt. Bart is best known for SCRAPILE, a sustainable furniture line created in collaboration with designer Carlos Salgado. One of his SCRAPILE tables, made of re-purposed scrap wood, was featured in a rotating exhibit, “The Green House: New Directions in Sustainable Architecture and Design,” first displayed at the […]

Q&A with Sam Young, Architect and Designer Focused on Sustainability

Over the last three and a half years, I’ve had the opportunity to work at Amicus Green Building Center with Sam Young, a talented architect, designer and educator focused on sustainable design, energy and water efficiency.  Since meeting Sam, we quickly became friends and he has served as a sounding board for a lot of […]