House for Trees
Under rapid urbanization, cities in Vietnam have diverged far away from their origins. In Ho Chi Minh City, Vo Trong Nghia Architects, project “House for Trees”, the aim of prototypical house is to return green space into the city, accommodating high-density dwelling with big tropical trees. Five concrete boxes, each houses a have different program, are designed as “pots” to plant trees on their tops.
ph. Hiroyuki Oki