bamboo is a woody grass that is known to be the fastest-growing plant in the world. it has become a popular material choice in architecture and design projects because of its sustainable qualities and hardwearing characteristics as it has a higher compressive strength than concrete or wood, and rivals the tensility of steel.

bamboo architecture and design (183 articles)

bamboo is a woody grass that is known to be the fastest-growing plant in the world. it has become a popular material choice in architecture and design projects because of its sustainable qualities and hardwearing characteristics as it has a higher compressive strength than concrete or wood, and rivals the tensility of steel.

apr 23, 2017

mimesis architecture studio fills harbour bridge with bamboo nets in china

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based on the existing bridge structure, the deck and fencing have been designed by projecting the »

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apr 21, 2017

anna heringer crafts woven hostel buildings for bamboo biennale in china

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traditional basket weaving and the form of ceramic vessels were the influence of the two hostels and a »

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apr 19, 2017

VTN architects' bamboo ceremonial domes under construction in vietnam

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a total of five dome structures use traditional bamboo techniques and rise at different heights to echo the »

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apr 19, 2017

gridesign studio weaves bamboo into a four-piece plate set

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the collection is defined by a contrast between the dyed bamboo tubes and the original base color.

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