Gallery: Sun Moon Lake’s Green-Roofed Visitor Center Melts Into its Sur...

 
Thanks to a subtle design that emphasizes horizontality the architecture does not appear overbearing, and the rich forest is still highlighted. Norihiko Dan furthers this emphasis by planting thick green grass over much of the sloping roof, creating an integrated garden that infiltrates rainwater and insulates the building's interior.

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