Bird Island : A Green Home in the Jungle of Malaysia

Bird Island

You might have seen this stunning construction located in Kuala Lumpur already, in magazines or online. If you haven’t, I invite you to take a moment to read…

The Bird Island in Malaysia is not only beautiful and cool looking, it is also a zero energy home made of an eco-friendly bamboo frame wrapped in a sustainably-sourced silicone glass fabric. It is super light and flexible and sways organically with the wind like a treetop. A grey-water recycling system allows for eco-conscious water use and reuse. Designed by Berlin-based Graft Lab Architects, as part of the YTL Green Homes Competition, which challenges international architects and designers to put their keenest, greenest ideas into action. How proud you must feel when you have achieved such a construction…

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