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Biodiversity Façade (via laud8 -landscape architecture+urban design)

Another view of ‘greening” as decoration – still it is very attractive and will get the attention of the public.

Biodiversity Façade In central Copenhagen a living map of Europe has appeared on the facade of the European Environment Agency (EEA) offices. Designed by architect Johanna Rossbach, with Mangor & Nagel Arkitektirma, the vegetative, custom-fitted screen celebrates the old continent's biodiversity, with plants arranged according to their respective regional origins. Reflecting a burgeoning trend toward living facades in urban contexts, the forward-thinking project … Read More

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