Tree Houses illustrates a varied selection of structures built on or in trees. Inspiring photographs and drawings show examples of tree houses used as luxury retreats, play forts and functional lookouts. Sometimes remote and isolated, they enjoy the nostalgicassociations with childhood memories. They range from functional to capricious,affordable to expensive and sustainable to bizarre. In any case, location is one of the main drives in the design of tree houses and, consequently, these constructions occupysome of the most enviable real estate.
Many children dream of living in a tree. The magic of treehouses has been shaped by a long tradition shared by many cultures. If you still like the idea of living in direct contact with trees, if you fancy giving it a try for a few days, if you would like to build a little hut on your land, or if you are considering the possibility of building a house between the branches of a leafy tree, then this is the book for you.
This way of life is so popular that you can even choose to build your own treehouse in the The Sims, the world’s most successful social simulation game.
Amongst the pages of this book, you will find more than 50 examples of houses that fulfil very diverse functions. These range from examples of socially and ecologically sustainable living to hotels where you can escape for a little weekend adventure along with shelters and huts equipped with all kinds of amenities, toy libraries, play parks, and observatories for observing flora and fauna.
|Dimensions||cm 29,0 x 29,0|
|Gazzetta di Parma||10-12-2014|