Greenhouse Escapism

Greenhouses are interacting with urban environments in new and dynamic ways

Implications - New greenhouses in urban spaces are increasingly designed with interactive, digital, and urban life-enhancing functions. These installations, whether performative, functional or both, offer escapist spaces in environments that have become disconnected from the benefits of nature. As consumers increasingly understand the physical and mental benefits of environmental engagement, these interactive urban oases serve to cater to this shift.
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Digital Greenhouse Installations - 'Digital Vegetables' Created a Symphony of Light and Sound
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Digital Greenhouse Installations
'Digital Vegetables' Created a Symphony of Light and Sound
Tokyo Midtown’s garden space has been infused with an immersive installation by the name of ‘Digital Vegetables,’ which features a gorgeous symphony of light and sound that’s... [More]
Vertical Hydroponic Farms - Sasaki Designed an Urban Farm for Shanghai's Urban Agricultural District
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This Year and Hot 1,982 Clicks Pub: Apr 27, 17
Vertical Hydroponic Farms
Sasaki Designed an Urban Farm for Shanghai's Urban Agricultural District
Local Chinese architecture firm Sasaki has recently designed a proposal for Shanghai’s Sunqiao Urban Agricultural District. The district as a whole will be a new piece of master planning for... [More]
Spherical Urban Greenhouses - Amazon is Building a Relaxing Green Community For Its Employees
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Spherical Urban Greenhouses
Amazon is Building a Relaxing Green Community For Its Employees
This urban greenhouse will serve as a sanctuary for Amazon employees in Seattle, Washington. The structure will consist of three spheres that “will house more than 3,000 species of plants&#... [More]
Glowing Transparent Greenhouses - 'Less House' in Ho Chi Minh City is a Luminous Structure
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This Year and Warm 984 Clicks Pub: May 31, 17
Glowing Transparent Greenhouses
'Less House' in Ho Chi Minh City is a Luminous Structure
A transparent greenhouse has erected in Ho Chi Minh City with a lush and dreamy aesthetic that was inspired by greenery and growth. The greenhouse is see-through, promoting clean breathing in a... [More]
Greenery-Adorned City Buses - The 'Forest Bus' in Taipai Acts as a Mobile Greenhouse
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Greenery-Adorned City Buses
The 'Forest Bus' in Taipai Acts as a Mobile Greenhouse
Florists in Taipei have transformed a city bus into what they call ‘The Forest Bus’—a reformed transport vehicle decorated head to toe with greenery and vegetation. Florist Alfie... [More]
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