31 Mar '17, 8am

Nature-inspired gallery celebrates Taiwans aboriginal cultures with cargotecture

Nature-inspired gallery celebrates Taiwans aboriginal cultures with cargotecture

A shimmering wave-like roof mirroring the Pacific Ocean tops this stunning new structure that celebrates Taiwan’s aboriginal cultures with eco-friendly construction. Bio-architecture Formosana recently completed the Taitung Aboriginal Gallery, a 1,921-square-meter exhibition center that draws inspiration from nature just as the architects of Austronesian culture did for centuries. With Taitung’s rich and varied landscapes as well as its seven different aboriginal tribes, the architects drew on a wealth of cultural and environmental resources for their design.

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