Gallery: Vo Trong Nghia’s Wind and Water Bar is Made Almost Entirely of...

 
Located right next to the Wind and Water café on an artificial lake near Hanoi, the Wind and Water bar is a thatched bamboo dome that uses wind and cool water from the lake for natural ventilation. Lightweight and flexible, bamboo is the main building material for most of Vo Trong Nghia's designs, which provides an authentic experience of Vietnamese vernacular architecture amid Viet Nam’s rapid modernization.

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  1. bthinker September 3, 2012 at 3:59 pm

    Very neat design, simple and ecological.

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