Gallery: Gorgeous Bubble Gardens Pop Up in the Streets of Paris

 
These beautiful bubble gardens recently popped up in the streets of Paris to offer passersby a bit of respite from their concrete environs. Designer Amaury Gallon created each bubble sanctuary with a unique environmental inspiration. One hosts a jungle, while another garden features hundreds of amazing orchids woven into the metal structure that frames these transparent igloo-shaped rooms.

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  1. Thomas Hart Architect L... December 9, 2010 at 3:25 pm

    These are really cool! As an Architect LEED AP, I’m currently working with an growing system inventor & an air supported dome company to assist clients with DIY (Do It Yourself) or Custom Build to Suit ~ local organic farms, flower gardens & tree plantations. See http://www.newleaf.com.sg Let us know if we can help you on your property!

  2. Lea Bogdan December 9, 2010 at 3:12 pm

    @scottfrancisco – some of the images are renderings put together by the designers prior to the exhibition, but we have also included actual photos from inside the domes. So yes, they were real!

  3. Binishell Modular Shelt... December 9, 2010 at 10:02 am

    […] basic idea behind these dome-like structures is to substitute formwork and heavy machinery with air. Instead of big cranes, low air pressure is […]

  4. Jill Fehrenbacher December 7, 2010 at 11:11 pm

    Wow this is very cool!

  5. conundrum49 December 7, 2010 at 8:46 pm

    this is awesome…. i would love to have these around here… or in my backyard

  6. scottfrancisco December 7, 2010 at 5:23 pm

    These look an awfull lot like Photoshop renderings… are they real?

  7. eschrichtius December 7, 2010 at 5:05 pm

    Beautiful–can these be deployed indoors as well? Would be neat to have a door on each end so you could walk through a series of them

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