“Imagine a project that does not need to be constructed, because – being a tree – it grows by itself. Such a project only needs to be planted”
This represents one of the finalist designs of the European Competition of Architecture, Design, Realisations in Eco and Agro-Materials for their proposal ‘ATREE?’. Board (Bureau of Architecture, Research, and Design) used fast growing willow trees to realize their design.
The notion of a living installation that evolves with time makes me wonder how can that be taken to an architectural level. I do believe a house evolves together with the inhabitants but can it also evolve without us as users controlling it?!