the many uses of bamboo

Posted on Jul 13, 2010 in landscape, shanghai, urbanism | 3 Comments

Bamboo is a versatile plant. Already used for flooring, walls, placemats, room dividers, paper, secret underwater snorkeling missions, etc. — it is also commonly used here as scaffolding. Here we see bamboo providing a spatial frame for…wait for it…more bamboo! Why not? What I really like about it is the way it begins to reflect ...