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VIDEO: How The Living's Mushroom Tower Was Built

VIDEO: How The Living's Mushroom Tower Was Built

Our friends at The Creators Project have shared with us an awesome video of the latest MoMA PS1 installation: Hy-Fi. Designed by The Living, who have - in a fascinating move - recently been acquired by Autodesk, the tower's many organic, biodegradable bricks are grown from a mushroom root in five days, with no energy required and no carbon emissions. In fact, the tower will be composted after MoMA PS1's summer program is over. Learn more about this ingenious tower from the creator David Benjamin in the video above. And check out more images of the tower after the break.

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Cite: Vanessa Quirk. "VIDEO: How The Living's Mushroom Tower Was Built" 01 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/522574/video-how-the-living-s-mushroom-tower-was-built/> ISSN 0719-8884
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