Category list : Bamboo
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‘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
24H explore the principles of bioclimatic design with a giant bamboo manta ray
Comunal’s work in Tepetzintán, Puebla, started with restoring the tradition of bamboo construction, which had been forgotten as a building technique.
Bamboo Courtyard Teahouse by HWCD, YangzhouSubscription
A teahouse framed by a delicate bamboo envelope provides the contemporary setting for the traditional ritual of the tea ceremony
Vo Trong Nghia is well-versed in using bamboo, and this cafe in Kontum City illustrates his growing virtuosity
Highly Commended: The prototype for H&P’s Bamboo Home reconceptualises vernacular technologies for the present day to create a simple and inventive flood-resistant dwelling
An increasingly used renewable local resource, Bamboo, is being innovatively used to build a primary school in Thailand
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)
On the front line of a design-led call to arms, bamboo is giving a physical form to the elusive concept of public space
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