The first International Bamboo Architecture Biennale will leave behind twelve permanent structures in the small mountain village of Baoxi in China.

First Bamboo Biennale Creates Cutting-Edge Structures in Small Chinese Village

Architects from around the world show what they can create using bamboo construction in the first International Bamboo Architecture Biennale in China.

The First Annual International Bamboo Architectural Biennale Explores Material’s Use in Contemporary Design | Colossal

Last fall the very first International Bamboo Architecture Biennale premiered in the small village of Baoxi, China, placing eighteen permanent works by twelve international architects within the traditionally agriculture-centered town.

Eco-friendly building material, bamboo

Indo Tekno Bambu ITB is specialized in sustainable ways of production and building using bamboo one of the strongest and most versatile natural material in the world, ITB uses bamboo in construction, furniture, accessories and engineered laminated panels.

The Bamboo Garden,© Baoxin Yang

Gallery of The Bamboo Garden / Atelier REP - 13

(row1) Beams formed by 4 or 6 members. The top row is separated from the bottom with bamboo/ wood slats so that the upper bamboos do not slide over the lower. (row2) Central double rafter. Wide range of applications in the construction of bridges & structures for rural facilities. (row3) Lateral double rafter. Each rafters secured independently at the side support & each other. Often used in rural bridges & structures. (row4) Lateral double rafters. Often as central support of bridges/sheds.

Bamboo Joints and Joinery Techniques

How to join bamboo and what are the best bamboo joints? Well first of, it is important to know a few basics principles about joining bamboo before discussing the different joinery techniques.

Building a Chicken Coop - Gouttière en bambou, trop cool Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.

This geometric bamboo structure is not located in Asia or in the tropics, but in the rather unexpected locale of Goshen, Indiana. American architecture practice De Leon & Primmer created the Mason Lane Farm Operations Facility as their entry into the 2010 World Architecture Festival. It houses farm equipment, hay and other stored goods. The bamboo stalks were laid out in a lattice grid fashion and assembled using galvanized rebar wire ties, providing perforated walls that let the wind dry…

Building with Bamboo: 13 Super Sustainable Structures

Bent bamboo Architecture by Olav Bruin; Soneva Kiri by Six Senses Resort @ Koh Kood, Trat, Thailand #Thailand #Bamboo #Architecture

Bent bamboo Architecture by Olav Bruin; Soneva Kiri by Six Senses Resort @ Koh Kood, Trat, Thailand