Author archive for MADWORK.

  • Water Catchment Strategies for Drylands: Swales

    By Douglas JE Barnes Drylands present a serious problem for agriculture and for humandevelopment; and the problem is worsening. Standard…

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  • Decentralized Natural Water Management Systems

    Posted on August 7, 2013 by evaglara With water retention landscapes, it is possible to provide enough freshwater for animals,…

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  • Rammed Earth Homes in the Tropics

    By Clifton Schooley Beautiful, comfortable, durable and sophisticated are some of the words that can be used to describe a…

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  • 10 Fascinating Facts about Termites

    Termites have been munching away on wood for millions of years. From the African termites that build mounds taller than…

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  • Rich Soil

    What is rich soil? Understanding Sustainable Soil Structure Management and Fertility is the key to sustainable soil structure management and fertility! A…

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  • Green Building with Bamboo

    We’ve showcased numerous bamboo designs over the years, from furniture to entire buildings, but when it comes to combining green…

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  • Amigoe Express: MAD Work from Maaike

    By Elisa Koek “When I was a kid I was always outside collecting material”, Maaike tells about her youth. She…

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    101 Woonideeën: Eco-droom op Curaçao

    Ze spelen met de wind, hergebruiken water en voorzien in hun eigen elektra. Maaike en Yoël genieten van het eilandleven…

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  • Antilliaans Dagblad: Mad Work opent haar deuren

    Willemstad – Maaike van Vliet is sinds kort vanuit haar studio begonnen met Malaika Art & Design, kortweg ‘Mad Work’.…

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  • Resida Woonmagazine di Korsou: Junglehuis op Brakkeput

    Binnenkijken bij kunstenares en meubelontwerpster Maaike van Vliet. Ze ontwierp haar eigen droomhuis op Brakkeput Abou. Gebaseerd op de boot- en…

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