Archinect - News 2017-08-16T11:02:03-04:00 ALL HALE, a film set against the backdrop of the Rural Studio in Hale County Alabama Archinect 2012-08-21T20:13:00-04:00 >2012-08-31T13:20:22-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="360" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Everyone, rich or poor, deserves a shelter for the soul. - Samuel Mockbee Tensions run high when a young female architect moves to a small but uniquely-built rural town and unwittingly falls in love with the son of the man responsible for the town&rsquo;s misfortune.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> State of Alabama Bans Sustainable Development Archinect 2012-06-13T15:07:00-04:00 >2012-06-14T10:01:26-04:00 <img src="" width="360" height="480" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The folks in Alabama have just passed a law that says quite clearly that they don&rsquo;t want anything to do with sustainability. Though they might not have any problem with clean air and water and all that, it seems to be the planning for it that is the problem. Because planning, after all, is apparently what communists do.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> A Real House on a Very Tight Budget arri 2011-07-17T00:37:07-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="" width="553" height="369" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Six years ago, the Rural Studio, a program based in western Alabama and run by Auburn University's architecture school, launched the $20K House Project, with the goal of producing a model home for $20,000.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>