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    June 23, 2017

    June 23rd, 2017 Vertical Forest on El Paìs, interview of the architect Stefano Boeri, the botanist Laura Gatti and Simona Pizzi, resident of the Vertical Forest.

    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 […]

    June 20, 2017

    June 20th, 2017 Stefano Boeri, creator of the Vertical Forest in Milan and The Tower of Cedars in Lausanne, is importing his project in China with Nanjing Vertical Forest.

    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:

    May 9, 2017

    Another confirm of how Vertical Forest has become part of the pop culture, involving comics, La Settimana Enigmistica and television shows, becoming an icon that identifies the city of Milan. Image from Martin Mystère, “Dalla Terra alla Luna”, page 91, drawing by Luca Maresca, texts by “i Mysteriani”, Sergio Bonelli Editore

  • march 23rd, 2017 All is ready in Milan for the pastoral visit of Pope Francis on march 25th. The capital of economy e finance, capital of fashion, the city which hosts million of tourists from all over the world, is the same Milan which is going to receive Pope Francis with joy and emotion. All the city hugs his arrival with its symbols: also the Vertical […]

  • March 6, 2017

    6th march, 2017 The Vertical Forest of Milan as symbol of technology applied to the binomial “nature” and “culture”. An example exported abroad from Italy. The architect Azzurra Muzzonigro of Stefano Boeri Architetti will speak about it with Laura Cionci of Waiting Posthuman in Melbourne on march 7th, 2017, at Italian Institute of Culture, during the meeting “Biodiversity as anticipation”. The news is on “Il Globo”, […]

  • February 28, 2017

    february 28th, 2017 Vertical Forest will be the centre of the official district of design of the Design Week 2017. The 2017 Fuorisalone circuit branches off through the streets of the tower designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti, which has become a symbol of architecture and innovation in Milan. “Isola Design District” is a project that starts from the bottom to bring together and give […]

  • 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 21, 2017

    february 21th, 2017 Tirana, Albania’s capital, is going to change, focusing on livability and sustainability. It will become an example for all cities. Focus Magazine interviewed Stefano Boeri on the new master plan of Tirana, where Stefano Boeri Architetti’s studio of Milan, together with the Dutch team Unlab and Ind, is going to give a modern face to the Albanian city. There is great […]

  • 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 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, […]