Gallery: Bamboo Bridge School Wins a 2010 Aga Khan Award

 
This beautiful bamboo Bridge School in Xiashi, China is one of the five winners for the 2010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture. The project is located in a rural Chinese village, and it has rejuvenated the entire community by providing a place for children to learn, a means to cross the town's river, and a public gathering space. Li Xiaodong designed and built the little two-room schoolhouse as a multi-purpose facility for the whole village, and it has become the heart of the town.

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  1. parvathy.r March 1, 2012 at 5:39 am

    super…rly i like it…………….

  2. CHANDAN HALDAR January 24, 2011 at 8:17 am

    OH MY GOD ,,,WHAT AN BAMBOO SCHOOL ,,,,COUDNT KEEP MY EYES SHUT EVEN FOR A SCOND,,,,MY CONGRATES TO THE ARCH…HATS OFF

  3. Andrianome Frederic January 5, 2011 at 11:18 am

    We in Madagascar dream to develop a strategic policy to promote bamboo technology

  4. Barr.L.MOwoebute-Okedeji January 1, 2011 at 8:50 am

    Became interested in reading and knowing more of the wonderful world of bamboo.Particularly coming from the background of Africa.

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