Coral Cactus as a source of nature inspiration solution
Nowadays, Energy crisis and environmental pollution are the main global concerns in our societies. Considering to what nature do in that particular area is an important factor to design, so architectural design should follow the compatible design with environment due to decrease the mentioned problems. Actually, successful design of nature-based may lead to protect communities in the future. The concept of Coral villas is designed as an eco-friendly house for desert region of Arizona (USA).The spiral shape, wrinkles facade, enclosed courtyard with long walls, underground spaces, cross ventilation and bright color of the building with considerable overlay of the openings are solutions of affordable coral dwelling in desert region which lead to moderate the harsh sun glare and modify internal temperature. In addition, utilizing of solar power as a source of clean energy with applying of solar panels is another technique due to provide the demand energy of the house.
Coral villa mimics Coral Cactus in desert area with nature based design for handling desert conditions and changes the architectural design of the dwellings via considering to surrounding environment.