Posted 5 Oct 14 By Design Indaba Architecture & Interiors • Interaction Design • Product Design RoundUp / Focus On Comments
From the beginning of time, trees have inspired humans with their life-giving properties, beauty and form. From an interactive virtual forest to a building that takes its form from the structure of a tree, the work featured here has all been born of a fascination with trees. Some employ principles of biomimicry borrowing from nature's economic and efficient systems while others are influenced by the materiality of timber and working with trees as a visual motif.
We round up five designs that will delight treehuggers.