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TREETOPS – Nature Children Center.

Project Description

The story
Treetops is a multipurpose, sustainable building planned to serve The Family Center summer camp needs. The summer camps organized by The Family Center are meant to work with
children from diffi cult backgrounds. The concept was driven by sustainability – both in the building and in education.

The result
Treetops is implementing sustainable strategies that will be used as a hands on learning tool for students. The structure was derived from the branching of a tree itself. The building is flooded with natural daylight. The building uses passive solar strategies such as the chimney effect, solar shading and rain water retention.

Highlights
The concept was driven by sustainability – both in the building and in education. Treetops is implementing sustainable strategies that will be used as a hands on learning tool for students.

Project Details

  • Date January 22, 2014
  • Tags Community & Planning, Education, Sustainability

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