Gallery: PHOTOS: Inhabitat Tours Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s New Green Ro...

The highlight of the interior is the enormous leaf-shaped event space that is comprised of only two arched walls that span to double the height of the welcome center. The glass walls are etched with a pattern that keeps birds from flying into them, but also creates a symbiosis with the lines of trees outside. The strips of wood paneling inside were made from milled Gingko trees cleared from the site.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below