First Ever Mushroom Tower Sprouts at MoMA PS1 in New York

by , 06/29/14

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Mushrooms aren’t just for eating anymore. Biotect David Benjamin and his firm, The Living, recently completed their latest project – the world’s first tower made of fungus bricks – at MoMA PS1 in Queens, New York. The shroomy, biodegradable building was recently unveiled at a press preview, and you can get a peek by checking out our gallery here.


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