Category list : Bamboo
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Natural progression: Abari, NepalSubscription
Eschewing the predominant trend to build in concrete, Nripal Adhikary and Abari favour vernacular Nepali building materials and traditions
‘Bamboo has a fragile form of beauty, but in reality, in terms of tensile capacity, culms are stronger than steel’Subscription
An exploration of bamboo and adobe to support an ecological lifestyle at the Longquan International Biennale
Competition: Bamboo Pavilion, CambodiaSubscription
Building Trust International has launched an open international design contest for a temporary bamboo pavilion in Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Deadline: 17 March)
Ganga Maki Textile Studio by Studio Mumbai: ‘Craft is not a story of stagnation but of sensible emergence’Subscription
An innovative combination of traditional craft and local materials propels us to rethink how craft is understood
A sculptor’s studio is enveloped by a bamboo cage for drying completed artworks
Simple materials and local skills inform a life-enhancing rural architecture.
She sees sustainability as a synonym for beauty, and handmade constructions as a catalyst for development
Vo Trong Nghia is well-versed in using bamboo, and this cafe in Kontum City illustrates his growing virtuosity
A bold aesthetic and practical blend of ancient and modern is adopted for a south-west Mexico sports centre
On the front line of a design-led call to arms, bamboo is giving a physical form to the elusive concept of public space