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outside-in: the infinite garden by meir lobaton corona + ulli heckmann

outside-in: the infinite garden by meir lobaton corona + ulli heckmann | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it
conceived as a visual paradox, outside-in, the infinite garden is defined by a weightless, 5x8 meter semi-cubic volume – defined by a translucent white skin
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Chamber of Commerce with green walls by Chartier-Corbasson

Chamber of Commerce with green walls by Chartier-Corbasson | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Office with mossy green walls in Amiens by Chartier-Corbasson Architectes beside the historic Hôtel Bouctôt Vagniez.

 

*drool*

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Kinetic moving maze by Nova Jiang

Kinetic moving maze by Nova Jiang | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

The modules of the installation twirl and pivot to form ever-changing pathways that encourage visitors to change direction and viewpoints as they move through the space.

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Karin van der Molen: Heaven on Earth

Karin van der Molen: Heaven on Earth | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Karin van der Molen: Heaven on earth, hay, rebar, jute. I-Park Environmental Biennial, East Haddam, United States, 2009


Via Anne Bak, Eric Jouret
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Growing Tree Building by Sanfte Strukturen

Growing Tree Building by Sanfte Strukturen | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Sanfte Strukturen: 'weidendom',  growing tree building, 2001

 

The structures of architect Marcel Kalberer and his group "Sanfte Strukturen" are often the center of communities – common spaces meant to bring people together under a single living and growing roof.


Via Anne Bak, Eric Jouret
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Bruce Munro: Light at Longwood Gardens

Bruce Munro: Light at Longwood Gardens | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

"The artist's first large-scale solo show spans 23 acres and over ten installations, from a gently glowing forest treehouse and a rainfall chandelier to 200 floating lilypads composed of recycled CDs."

 

Click through for more beautiful photos.

 

Wish I could go to this!

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Pommery EyeGarden by Andy Sturgeon

Pommery EyeGarden by Andy Sturgeon | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

One of the projects I've been working on with Cityscapes, getting a nice front page spot on Landezine. This photo features my colleague Katharine :)

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Interview: Renzo Piano: 'The Shard is my dream building'

Interview: Renzo Piano: 'The Shard is my dream building' | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Great interview with the architect of London's The Shard

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Feral Dubai

Feral Dubai | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Jonas De Ro's contribution to an exhibition on modern ghost towns at the Architecture Museum at Berlin's Technical University shows a vision of the future of Dubai in ruins, but instead of the desert, a rain forest has crept in to take over the city. Frankly I think this is a much better alternative to the current Dubai.

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Garden and House by Ryue Nishizawa

Garden and House by Ryue Nishizawa | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

Tokyo townhouse by Ryue Nishizawa fronted by a stack of gardens rather than an exterior wall

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Tetsunori Kawana: Wave

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Japanese artist Tetsunori Kawana: Wave, 2005, Installation at Garden of the Apothecaries, Moscow, Russia

 

http://kawanaworld.com/ ;


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Murou Art Forest Design by Dani Karavan

Murou Art Forest Design by Dani Karavan | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

And check out his site: http://jessieisarobot.tumblr.com/post/12924694877/murou-art-forest-design-by-dani-karavan

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Gina Hsu + Nagaaki Shaw: Straw Stool

Gina Hsu + Nagaaki Shaw: Straw Stool | Alfrescapades | Scoop.it

The seating design explores the organic qualities of straw, grain and rice to create an eclectic fusion of textures.

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"Kinetic Rain" Changi Airport, Singapore

In the course of refurbishment works ART+COM was commissioned to create a signature art installation for the Departure-Check-in hall of Terminal 1 at Singapore Airport.

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