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  • INTERNI editorial november_Liuzhou Forest City
    November 8, 2017

    November 2017 Gilda Bojardi, the editor-in-chief of Interni, explores the cultural connections between China and Italy in her editorial article of November. The issue will be presented in Shanghai, in occasion of the second Chinese edition of Salone del Mobile.Milano (which will be held on November 23-25th, 2017), where the presence of Italian designers has doubled compared to the last year. As a cover example […]

  • November 4, 2017

    November 2017 The influent french magazine “Sciences et avenir” dedicates an article in their 70 years anniversary special issue to the Forest City project  by Stefano Boeri Architetti. “The last decades have been marked by the discovery of the major impact of man on the planet. Biodiversity threatened, greenhouse effect, pollution of the oceans …, the list is long and humanity must react quickly, especially as […]

  • 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 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: https://www.zilient.org/article/sponges-urban-forests-and-air-corridors-how-nature-can-cool-cities?cid=social_20171002_74207837&adbid=914913050104291329&adbpl=tw&adbpr=295713773 LONDON, Sept 26th (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As China battles the twin challenges of rapid city growth and extreme weather, it is adopting a […]

  • September 22, 2017

    September 22th, 2017 Liuzhou Forest City designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti, becomes the first Chinese Forest City: offices, homes, hotels, hospitals, schools will be entirely covered with trees and plants. Once completed, the new city of 30,000 people will be able to absorb about 10,000 tons of CO2 per year, 57 tons of  pollutants and produce about 900 tons of oxygen. Liuzhou Forest City will be […]

  • HRC Samara_foto-Vacheslav-Samoylov(с)
    September 13, 2017

    Last week Stefano Boeri Architetti participated to the International conference dedicated to High-Rise Construction which was held on September 4th-8th in Samara, Russia. During the three days of the conference more than 20 russian and international speakers, including practicing architects, engineers, professors and researchers, have shared their latest achievements in the field of high-rise constructions. Among them the representatives of CTBUH (Council on Tall […]

  • SIXTH TONE | LA FORESTAZIONE URBANA DESTINATA ALLE CITTA’ CINESI
    August 25, 2017

    August 25th, 2017 The English-language web newspaper Sixth Tone write about the urban forestation in China with the project Liuzhou Forest City, designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti, in addition the interview of the architect and urbanist Stefano Boeri on his Vertical Forest and the concept of Forest City able to fight the high level of pollution in China. http://www.sixthtone.com/news/1000745/the-forest-revolution-headed-for-chinese-cities

  • COURRIERINTERNATIONAL.COM | LA PRIMA FOREST CITY NEL MONDO SARA’ IN CINA
    July 14, 2017

    July 14th, 2017 One of the most polluted country in the world is China, however, in recent years it’s beginning to undertake a green and eco-sustainable life. The architect Stefano Boeri is in the forefront of the ecological revolution, he is designing projects for China that can improve air quality, reduce pollution and high temperatures of metropolis. The architect Stefano Boeri and his studio […]

  • LASTAMPA.IT | IL BOSCO VERTICALE DI MILANO VERRA’ REPLICATO IN CINA
    July 5, 2017

    July 5th, 2017 Vertical Forest designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti, named the most beautiful skyscraper of the world, will rise also in Nanjing, China. As the original and its second version, Tower of Cedars of Lausanne, Nanjing Vertical Forest will bring to the Chinese city environmental benefits such as the reduction of CO2 emissions, oxygen production and regeneration of local biodiversity. The architect Stefano […]

  • DEZEEN | STEFANO BOERI PROGETTA LA CITTA’ FORESTA PER RIDURRE LO SMOG IN CINA
    June 30, 2017

    June 30th, 2017 Stefano Boeri Architetti designed the Vertical Forest in Milan followed by the Nanjing Vertical Forest. The idea of the architect Stefano Boeri is to design an entire Forest City, the first concept was proposed for the city Shijiazhuang and the next one in construction is Liuzhou Forest City. The scheme of Liuzhou Forest City provides sustainable high-density housing and office space […]

  • June 30, 2017
  • EPOCH TIMES | L’ARCHITETTO CHE HA RIVOLUZIONATO IL NOSTRO PIANETA
    June 22, 2017

    June 22nd, 2017 Stefano Boeri, creator of the Vertical Forest of Milan, is exporting his idea of green architecture in all the world. After the Tower of Cedars of Lausanne, in China, country with a high level of pollution, is constructing the first Vertical Forest of Nanjing. Stefano Boeri has an even more ambitious project, Forest City, prototype for the Chinese city with the […]

  • USGC+ | DALL’INQUINAMENTO METROPOLITANO A CITTA’ FORESTA
    June 20, 2017

    June 20th, 2017 Stefano Boeri, creator of the Vertical Forest in Milan, inspired by a small oak of Friedensreich Hundertwasser to the creation of entire Forest City in Shijiazhuang, one of the most polluted city in China. Read the article: http://plus.usgbc.org/from-polluted-metropolis-to-forest-city/

  • 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 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 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 Co.ltd, 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 […]

  • April 8, 2016

    April 8, 2016 «Living in a high-rise guarantees spectacular views. And if that tower block is the Bosco Verticale, you’ll find yourself sharing the horizon with finches and hawks»