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  • December 6, 2017

    December 4th, 2017 Stefano Boeri Architetti receives the Eccellenza Italia award at the 2017 China Awards. Today in its twelfth edition, the China Awards distinguishes the Italian and Chinese companies that have best interpreted the opportunities of the two markets. The 2017 awards ceremony took place on Monday, December 4th in Milan, at the “Leonardo da Vinci” Museum of Science and Technology. Forty awarded in eight […]

  • December 1, 2017

    December 1st, 2017  It is estimated that air pollution in China is causing mortality for 40,000 people every day. Liuzhou Forest City, designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti in south of China, will be the first urban settlement, in Asia and in the world, to counteract pollution through the capacity of plants to absorb CO2 and pollutants in the air. Stefano Boeri, interviewed by Camille Hazard for […]

  • November 22, 2017

    November 22nd, 2017 China and the West dialogue. In the light of the recent boom of economic and cultural exchanges, the attention of Western creatives and entrepreneurs turns to the millennial Chinese culture and at the same time calls the Levantines to study, observe and buy the native culture: a metaphorical, but rather realistic, big Chinese umbrella that opens onto the world. In architecture, […]

  • October 25, 2017

    October 25th, 2017 Life on Mars? It’s one of the most fascinating topics. Stefano Boeri and SBA China’s architects with  Tongji University’s Future City Lab presented the project “Vertical Forest Seeds on Mars“. The “New Shanghai 2117” design is on display at the SUSAS 2017 exhibition – curated by Stefano Boeri with Li Xiangning, dean of School of Architecture and Urban Planning of Tongji University, and […]

  • October 13, 2017

    October 13th, 2017 Stefano Boeri Architetti designed Liuzhou Forest City, the world’s first Forest City, an urban settlement based on biodiversity, green energy, sustainability, which is going to be build in China.  Green and vegetation in the architecture of  Stefano Boeri are not only ornamental elements, but more they are essential, aimed to answer to urbanization’s needs, to contrast atmospherical pollution and the effects of the climate change. For […]

  • October 10, 2017

    September/October 2017 Liuzhou Forest City, the first Chinese forest city by Stefano Boeri Architetti, is turning into reality. A city where offices, houses, hotels, hospitals and schools, are entirely covered by plants and trees. Once completed, the new city will host 30,000 people, absorb almost 10,000 tons of CO2 and 57 tons of pollutants per year and produce approximately 900 tons of oxygen. Southeast […]

  • October 3, 2017

    October 3rd, 2017 Stefano Boeri and his projects of urban forestation, as Liuzhou Forest City and the Vertical Forests in China and in other countries, are focused in the report about Chinese sponge-cities program, published for Thomson Reuters Foundation by the journalist Astryd Zweynert. Following the entire article: LONDON, Sept 26th (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As China battles the twin challenges of rapid city growth and extreme weather, it is adopting a […]

  • September 29, 2017

    September 29, 2017 Liuzhou Forest City is now the most ambitious project by Stefano Boeri Architetti.It si the first example of chinese Forest City: offices, homes, hotels, hospitals, schools are entirely covered with trees and plants. For the first time in China and in the world, an innovative urban settlement will combine the challenge for energy self-sufficiency and for the use of renewable energy […]

  • September 27, 2017

    September 27th, 2017 Stefano Boeri has been interviewed by CCTV, the most influential International media channel in China, as a guest of “Culture express”. Vertical Forest was selected as  a highlight of Beijing International Design Week 2017. Featuring Sino-Italian Design Forum, CCTV has invited Arch. Stefano Boeri to speak about the latest projects of his studio Stefano Boeri Architetti, in China and worldwide: “Vertical […]

  • September 13, 2017

    September 13th, 2017 Liuzhou Forest city designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti in China, the south area of Guanxi, will be the world’s first Forest City completely covered with trees and plants, which will be able to absorb about 10,000 tons of CO2 per year, 57 tons of pollutans, producing about 900 tons of oxygen.

    July 3, 2017

    July 3rd, 2017 “For the first time in China and in the world, an innovative urban settlement will combine the challenge for energy self-sufficiency and for the use of renewable energy with the challenge to increase biodiversity and to effectively reduce air pollution in urban areas” explained Stefano Boeri. This is the world’s first Forest City, located in Liuzhou, in the southern China’s Guangxi […]

  • February 26, 2017

    Aired February 26th, 2017 – 10:00   ET The Nanjing Vertical Forest by Stefano Boeri Architetti on CNN, in the report by Fareed Zakaria for GPS. China has been trying for years to figure out a way to combat its dense, choking pollution. One answer, a Vertical Forest. Last month time-lapsed video of this thick, gray smog rolling into Beijing went viral. It was […]

  • February 19, 2017

    february 19th, 2017 China welcomes the Nanjing Vertical Forest by Stefano Boeri Architetti. The main Chinese Tv channel CCTV interviewed the architect Stefano Boeri. “We started to think about buildings not clad with minerals, but covered by lives – explained Stefano Boeri to the journalist – Cities are growing everywhere: in 2020, 70% of people are planning to live there. (…) Cities are context for the life of […]

  • February 14, 2017

    february 14th, 2017 At the beginning was the Vertical Forest, the project of the architect Stefano Boeri, opened in 2014 with the milanese urban and architectural renewal plan. From the Vertical Forest in the heart of Milan to the projects of residential or public skycrapers all arourd the world, there are multiplying “green buildings”, where green designes new living environments inspired by ecology, sustainability […]

  • February 14, 2017

    february 13th, 2017 Architectural Digest website dedicates an article to Nanjing Vertical Forest, the project of the italian architect Stefano Boeri to help fight pollution. Boeri’s creation serves a particularly practical purpose in Nanjing’s densely populated Pukou district. The idea is simple: The two greenery-laden towers absorb ambient carbon dioxide while simultaneously introducing oxygen into the surrounding air. Preliminary estimates suggest that the building will […]

  • February 13, 2017

    february 13th, 2017 Following similar projects in Milan (Italy) and Lausanne (Switzerland) the third prototype will be built in 2018 in the Chinese Nanjing. Vertical forest consists of two towers which can be lived or worked, and features balconies full of trees and plants. The buildings not only provide greenery in the city, their main purpose is absorbing smog. Every year, the towers imbibe […]

  • February 11, 2017

    february 9th, 2017 Boeri’s Vertical Forest reimagine buildings as enormous air purifiers for smoggy cities. The trees, plants and shrubs also offer shade on sunny days and act as cozy blankets during winter, allowing tenants to reduce their electricity use. Also, they’re really pretty. Boeri’s architecture firm unveiled plans this week for two Vertical Forests in Nanjing, China. The buildings will follow the prototype of two existing tree-covered […]

  • February 9, 2017

    february 7th, 2017 How do you combat the ills of poor air quality and pollution in a massive city of over eight million people, where there’s hardly room to plant new trees? You build a forest straight up into the sky. That’s the idea behind the Nanjing Vertical Forest, designed by famed architect Stefano Boeri, which is scheduled to be fully built by 2018.  The […]

  • February 8, 2017

    February 8th, 2017 Nanjing Vertical Forest by Stefano Boeri Architetti on the front page of China Daily. Asia’s first vertical forest wich helps reduce air pollution and save energy, will be built in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, next year.

  • February 8, 2017

    6th february 2017 The russian tv news NTV dedicates a report to the project Nanjing Vertical Forest in China by Stefano Boeri Architetti.

  • February 6, 2017

    These amazing forest buildings could help tackle China’s pollution problems. 6th February 2017 China has one of the biggest air pollution problems in the world. Lots of people living there tend to wear special facemasks to help to filter out the pollution. Italian architect Stefano Boeri came up with the idea of creating buildings which are full of plants, to help fight pollution. These […]

  • February 6, 2017

    Nanjing Green Towers, designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti and promoted by Nanjing Yang Zi State-owned National Investment Group, will be the first Vertical Forest built in Asia. Located in Nanjing Pukou District (an area destined to lead the modernization of southern Jiangsu and the development of the Yangtze River economic zone), the two towers are characterized by the interchange of green tanks and balconies, following […]

  • February 3, 2017

    February 3, 2017 After Milan and Losanna, also China is going to have its first Vertical Forest, in Nanjing, by Stefano Boeri Architetti. Nanjing Green Towers, which is scheduled to be finished in 2018, is composed of two towers located in Nanjing Pukou District, an area destined to lead the modernization of southern Jiangsu and the development of the Yangtze River economic zone. A real vertical forest that will help to regenerate local biodiversity, […]

  • January 23, 2017

    This news remembers that Stefano Boeri Architetti has been commissioned a project for the interior design and renovation of the Pudong Airport in Shanghai, China. The main feature of the project is a nature-filled lounge which looks like a jungle environment, to provide fresh and clean air instead of the polluted air of Shanghai.