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alfredo gonzalez briceño arquitectos strikes a balance between transparency and opacity, letting nature in while ensuring seclusion. The post casa chica’s transparent facade immerses residents in the serenity of the chilean pine forest  appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
one-aftr designs its 'doldam' house as a solid, monumental block to echo the natural boulders scattered across the area. The post one-aftr sculpts monilithic ‘doldam’ house in south korean forest appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Inspired by the work of groundbreaking American biologist Margaret D. Lowman, students at Spain's Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) have built a research center to allow scientists to monitor bird and insect life, as well as the effects of climate change, in a Barcelona forest. Consisting of a simple shelter, it was constructed from sustainably sourced timber and takes its p
the dutch studio takes to china to renovate a once-industrial site into a sustainable park and cultural center. The post MVRDV will transform hangzhou oil refinery into a lush ‘parametric forest’ appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
An oversized, zinc-clad roof shelters Chestnut Plantation, a brick and timber home alongside a wildflower garden in Hampshire designed by local studio John Pardey Architects. Read more
Columns made from thick wooden logs fill this office in Nagoya City, Japan, created by local studio Tomoaki Uno Architects at the base of a former apartment block. Read more
the observatory allows a researcher to live and work in the forest and study the local biodiversity and effects of climate change. The post IAAC builds FLORA observatory in barcelona’s forest to research nature from the trees appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Whether they’re hacking the brains of bugs or mining for gold, fungi are craftier than we give them credit for. Now researchers in Japan have studied how forest mushrooms communicate with each other, and found that they're mostly chatty when it rains.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Mushrooms, Fungus, Forest, Tohoku University, Japan, Electrical
mounted on a railroad track, the two-story steel tower can be deployed from the dwelling and into the woods beyond. The post olson kundig architects’ mobile ‘maxon studio’ rolls into the forest on railroad tracks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
relocated soil shapes up the hill formations respecting the region's natural topography. The post organic roofs top green hillocks in mexico city forest to form zero-waste pavilions appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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