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‘Bamboo Wing’ is a Stunning Vietnamese Restaurant Made Entirely From Bamboo
Posted By Ana Lisa On March 31, 2012 @ 2:22 am In Architecture,carousel showcase,Environment,Gallery,Green Materials,Innovation,Recycling and Composting | 1 Comment
To enter Bamboo Wing, customers walk through a series of stepping-stones surrounded by water and growing bamboo . Entirely made of the fast-growing, renewable plant, the open-air Vietnamese  restaurant is airy, cool and shaped like a bird’s wings. The sculptural columns support the angled roof, making a firm statement on how versatile and strong this material can be.
Vo Trong Nghia designed the space so visitors could enjoy a meal amid the lush green surroundings while being sheltered by a long curvy bamboo shelter. Located in Vinh Phuc  province, near the city of Hanoi, the restaurant is shaped like a half-moon and is entirely surrounded by water. Vo Trong Nghia architects work bamboo to perfection, creating streamlined, sustainable and magical shelters that stand in harmony with nature.
+ Vo Trong Nghia 
Via Arch Daily 
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 majestic work: http://inhabitat.com/majestic-bamboo-dome-built-using-not-a-single-nail/
 Vo Trong Nghia: http://www.votrongnghia.com/
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 bamboo: http://inhabitat.com/stunning-tang-palace-restaurant-is-wrapped-in-a-geometric-bamboo-skin/
 Vietnamese: http://inhabitat.com/piet-hein-eeks-fair-trade-baskets-are-beautifully-handcrafted-from-recycled-palm-wood/
 Vinh Phuc: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vinh_Phuc_province
 Arch Daily: http://www.archdaily.com/219880/bamboo-wing-vo-trong-nghia/
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