The latest edition of our Design Daily Weekly newsletter features a bridge that incorporates spaces for play, rest and planting.
Brearley Architects + Urbanists (BAU) created a bridge connecting two areas of wetland across Shanghai’s Yuandang Lake.
The 586-metre-long bridge for cyclists and pedestrians is a “hybrid structure”, blending architecture, infrastructure and landscape with the existing pathways and nature on the site.
Commenters are wowed. One said, “This is just gorgeous. I like everything about it.”
Other stories in this week’s newsletter include our latest lookbook, featuring ten homes with beautiful courtyards at the heart of the interior, Adidas’ floating recycled-plastic tennis court and news of a planning law in Brighton and Hove, England, that calls for new buildings to include special bricks for bees.
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