The Fire Prevention Skyscraper brings sustainable housing to areas affected by forest fires

This modular skyscraper aims to reintroduce sustainable housing and restore the biodiversity lost during large forest fires that swept through south-central Chile in the last couple of years. Architect Claudio C. Araya Arias designed Waria Lemuy– the Fire Prevention Skyscraper– as a modular system that can grow incrementally and mitigate future catastrophes.

The project won third place in this year’s eVolo Skyscraper Competition, which calls for innovative proposals that push the…