Pacific Environments NZ Ltd, Architects challenge was to create a building that captured people's imagination, sense of intrigue and yet was within the 'realms of reality'.
The tree-house concept is reminiscent of childhood dreams and playtime, fairy stories of enchantment and imagination. It's inspired through many forms found in nature -the chrysalis/cocoon protecting the emerging butterfly/moth, perhaps an onion/garlic clove form hung out to dry.
Contributed by Pacific Environments NZ Ltd.
Complete Article and Images are available in Building Giants February 2016 IssueSlide Show