Gallery: Montreal’s Biosphere Environmental Museum Resides Inside Massi...

Although Inhabitat visited in the winter, the Biosphere has a lush green roof and indoor garden, which reduce energy needs for the building as well as extend the park inside the sphere.

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  1. BrennanAnnie February 8, 2012 at 6:15 pm

    I am curious, was this house on display this summer in Washington DC? Was it part of the Green contest?

  2. anaglypher_08 February 6, 2012 at 10:59 pm

    i too had the opportunity to design a museum of anthropocene, focusing the same aspects that are mentioned. to bring a change in the way people react with the environment, the un-built environment plays a greater role than the built. one needs to change the way people perceive their immediate surroundings, its not possible to teach someone by creating a building and showcasing our impact on the planet. one needs to have a hands-on experience to deal with nature. check out the museum by frank oppenhiemer; its the exhibits and their interactive nature that help in understanding the way we perceive our surroundings. the same theory, if merged with your concept is the key to bring about a change.

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