Gallery: Green-Roofed Jeju Natural Heritage Center is Carved from South...

 
Jeju is a small volcanic island off the southern coast of South Korea that is home to some of the nation’s most beautiful landscapes - including the highest mountain in the country. The diverse and wild land is celebrated in the design of the Jeju Natural Heritage Center by architecture firm poly.m.ur. The project's undulating form topped with a green roof mimics the volcanic formations of the island. Rather than being placed in the landscape the Center is formed out of the landscape, providing a unique relationship for visitors who can explore every facet of the building.

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  1. bobbytiler October 27, 2011 at 9:54 am

    That is SO COOL! Absolutely gorgeous. Almost speechless.

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