TIBÁ - Instituto de Tecnologias Intuitivas e Bio-Arquitetura, é um centro educacional de ecologia aplicada e arquitetura de baixo impacto.
A escola alternativa foi fundada em 1987 pelo arquiteto e urbanista holandês Johan van Lengen; ele próprio uma lenda do movimento de sustentabilidade ao redor do mundo - autor do Manual de Arquiteto Descalço.
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TIBÁ - Institute of Intuitive Technologies and Bio-Architecture, is a educational centre devoted the teaching and research of applied ecology, low-impact architecture and the sustainability of creation.
The alternative school in Brazil was founded in 1987 by dutch architect and urbanist Johan van Lengen; himself a legend of the sustainability movement around the world – author of the Barefoot Architects Manual.
Here in Bom Jardim, Rio de Janeiro, TIBA is organizing monthly workshops with renowned experts in intuitive design, bio-architecture, bamboo construction, agroforestry and unconventional edible plants (so called PANCs); runs artistic events, an artist-in-residency program, and offers consultations for architectural projects.
Inquire about our WORKSHOPS and APPRENTICESHIP
what the LOCATION has to offer, or have a look at the PROJECTS being build by our tutors and students
read more about the RESEARCH OF JOHAN VAN LENGEN
the BEGINNINGS OF THE INSTITUTE TIBA
or the upcoming artist-in-residency program IN SITU