Topic 4 Intensive Green Roofs

According to the German Landscape Research, Development and Construction Society (2018) «Green Roof Guidelines – Guidelines for the planning, construction and maintenance of green roofs»1,

Intensive Green Roofs

HOFT (House Of the Flying Trees) – a house of flying trees in Riga, Latvia. It is a green world view, a tribute to the city’s history and the trinity of modern architecture. Gentle restoration of the historic façade, installation of trees as part of the building’s architecture, structural glazing as a mirror that reflects the surrounding historic building and serves as a podium for tree installation. As a volume that seems to say, “I’m not the main one here, I’m just giving the opportunity to enjoy the world outside and inside ”.