GROWING URBAN HABITATS

Atelier 5 | Halen Housing Estate

Bern, Switzerland | 1961 | Project Link

Perspective

CONTIUOUS + LOOPED SYSTEMS

Vegetation flourishes on the roofs, walls and floors, capturing and filtering water. Ownership includes a unit, a roof garden of the preceding unit, and shared ownership of common properties. Reciprocity takes ecological and social forms at Halen.

Research By: Catherine Brown

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