Steven Holl Unveils Solar-Powered Geothermal ‘Art Islands’ for China’s Qingdao Culture and Art Center

November 1, 2013 by  
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Fletcher Studio Unveils Terraced Garden With Biopool in Zurich, Switzerland

October 31, 2013 by  
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Situated in Zurich, Switzerland, this serene garden and biopool by Fletcher Studio is suspended on the edge of a steep hillside. By placing the garden on the hillside, the architects opened up views of the surrounding environment and made them an integral part of the garden. The existing hillside flora and additional plantings form a backdrop that encloses the garden, screening it from an adjacent street and enabling the area to function separately from the house. The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of Fletcher Studio Unveils Terraced Garden With Biopool in Zurich, Switzerland Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , biopool , Botanical , eco pool , Fletcher Studio , garden , Green Building , green design , green pool , sustainable design , Switzerland , Zurich        

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