Mar 5, 2013
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On Tropicality

I always a bit in love with any slightly crazy takes on plants and tropicality. It feels somehow rightful, to consider plants as an aesthetic rather than an ornament. These are some examples that immediately come to my mind:

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Urban studies in Monaco, La Condamine (2002). Anne Lacaton & Jean Philippe Vassal, architects with Emmanuelle Delage, Florian De Pous, David Pradel, collaborating architects.

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Athens by Hills (2010). Point Supreme Architects.

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Club Donny magazine.

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Greenhouse Apartment Tower, De Meelfabriek. Peter Zumthor Architects.

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seven gentlemen (2012) by Trevor Yeung.

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