Gallery: Passive Bamboo Residence Keeps Cool With Pixelated Green Brise...

Inspired by grass, the Bamboo is clad with flecks of green “pixel” brise soleils made from tinted glass, which give privacy to the apartments’ balconies, while giving a punch of color and pattern to the façade. Each apartment is wrapped with floor to ceiling windows, allowing for natural ventilation and cross breezes within the apartments. The windows themselves are “breathable”- meaning they are double glazed with thermal breaks, with a third glass pane to allow airflow.

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