Paper Tube Structure Saves Forest Hut From Destruction

Paper Tube Structure Saves Forest Hut From Destruction

Shigeru Ban Architects built a tree hut on Yakushima Island in Japan that can easily be replaced if damaged by the area's harsh weather.

Emma Hutchings
  • 16 october 2013

Shigeru Ban Architects, who are known for their use of paper and cardboard materials, have built a tree hut in Japan. Its location, in the national park on Yakushima Island, is exposed to very harsh weather conditions.

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