Gallery: Architects Design Luxe Bug Hotels For London Parks

 

Bumblebee City Nesters

These eco skyscrapers for a bug's world were inspired by the towers of London and utilize modular construction to create various sized buildings - anything from a simple B&B to a Burj Khalifa Bug Tower. A grouping of five towers ranging in heights will be located at West Smithfield and constructed from recycled materials including recycled timber, recycled broom poles, and garden and building waste. Two local schools will help construct the towers which were designed with solitary bees in mind, but can also provide a home for other insects. + Fisher Tomlin

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  1. Tommy Maq February 8, 2013 at 12:44 pm

    What’s wrong with the compost pile hidden behind some bushes?

  2. London Fieldworks' Pixe... August 17, 2010 at 12:47 pm

    […] over 250 bird and bug boxes available in the stunning sculptural art installation, birds can choose from a range of shapes and […]

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