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Grass Buildings

Kadawittfeldarchitektur Austrian Kindergarten Makes Education Green

— June 12, 2009 — Eco
Made by architects Kadawittfeldarchitektur, this Austrian kindergarten has metal detailing that makes the building look like it is covered in blades of grass.

Besides housing a kindergarten classroom, this building also has access to a garden and floor to ceiling windows.

This building by Kadawittfeldarchitektur also has green details like a natural rubber floor.

Implications - The role of kindergarten and primary school is to inspire children and foster creativity. Uplifting, creative and whimsical exterior designs reinforce this message even before the child enters the classroom. By adding a nature-inspired facade, the educators of this Austrian kindergarten also have an opportunity to introduce environmentalism and the need to take care of the Earth.
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