Gallery: BOTANY BUILDINGS Grow Buildings From Trees!

 

We’ve seen trees molded to form fantastic living chairs before, and now a young group of German architects are bending trees to their will to form a new breed of living architecture. The team is calling their tree-shaping system “Botany Building,” and while it may not be the cure to climate change, it’s an incredibly interesting way to create living structures.

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  1. Radimus August 9, 2009 at 10:42 am

    Apart from early attempts by pioneers like Arthur Wiechula and others at the start of the 20th Century, the current flame of Treehouse buildings has to go to fellow German Konstantin Kirsch.
    He has been working on treehouses since the early nineties http://www.naturbauten.com/ and
    http://www.vimeo.com/2100733

  2. modular buildings July 27, 2009 at 11:12 am

    You never cease to amaze me with these amazing pictures!

    I suppose this is the ultimate tree house!

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