A group of RSA Students consisting of Alexander Yuen, Joanna Luo and Weijia Song are among three finalists for the 2012 Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development.
The project was developed in Floating Frontiers Studio, conducted by Neeraj Bhatia at Rice University in the Spring of 2012. The project addresses the logistical crisis of offshore oil extraction and proposes a new model of water-based urbanism in the pre-salt region off the Southeast Coast of Brazil. Final awards will be announced at a ceremony to be held at The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston on October 16, 2012. Please visit: http://www.odebrechtaward.com for more information on the award