Gallery: A Grassy Green Showroom Springs up in Beijing

 

A 500 square meter “floating garden” was recently constructed in Beijing, China for the temporary Guanganmen Green Technology Exhibit. The gorgeous green-roofed structure was designed by Vector Architects and is situated in the central lawn of a residential project by CR Land. Vertical grass walls envelope its steel frame, maintaining heat efficiency and minimizing rainwater runoff. Blanketed in greenery, the showroom will float as an extension of the public lawn, allowing pedestrian traffic to flow freely through it.

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  1. RyanMc December 18, 2008 at 9:45 am

    What a beautiful design! So simple, yet so elegant!

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