Arqka Biological Architecture and Sacred Geometry

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Article 69: Geometric Analysis of Projects carried out by Michael Rice.


Genesis is the name of a unique construction conceived in 2005 and manifested in the hills of the Slieve Bloom Mountains in the heart of Ireland. It was designed by Michael Rice and built using the best principles of Biological Architecture and Sacred Geometry, fully incorporating the deep knowledge and benefits of both. Nestled in a beautiful field of 4.5 hectares (facing south), it consists of more than 950 m2 of construction on five levels.

The layout of the entire building is designed to maximize the flow of physical movement, the optimal collection of light and heat, and has multiple opportunities for different rooms and different uses of spaces. There are many different forms of rooms and configurations, this offers wonderful experience and great opportunities to live and work in the harmonic energy of natural forms.

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