Luciano Pia’s Incredible Urban Treehouse Protects Against Air And Noise Pollution In Turin – Design You Trust

Luciano Pia’s Incredible Urban Treehouse Protects Against Air And Noise Pollution In Turin

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When Luciano Pia undertook to design a five-storey, 63-unit residential apartment building in Turin, Italy, he sought to break from the homogenous urban development that was consuming the area. What resulted was 25 Verde, an extraordinary urban treehouse that blurs the lines been the domestic and the wild, captures a certain childlike imagination with branches rendered in steel, and whose exterior is melded with 150 trees, as well as a vast array of additional plants to which protect residents against noise pollution, and reduce air pollution in the neighborhood.

h/t: inhabitat

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