Gallery: Living Exoskeleton Proposed for Province of Parma Headquarters

 

StudioDosi has proposed a double-skinned, vegetation-covered headquarters for the Province of Parma in Italy. Designed by a talented group of young Italian architects and engineers, the plan features a wide array of green building strategies, extensive gardens and most notably, a living exoskeleton meant to provide shade and natural ventilation for the real building underneath.

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  1. mikearch April 20, 2010 at 8:47 pm

    As a practicing Architect in the United States it warms my heart to see the growth in “Green” Architecture for public buildings in Europe, and I am saddened at the same time to not see the same thing in my home country.

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