How to bend a building to accommodate a large tree


This is a secretive spot, a building by Foster curved to accommodate a small garden and a large tree.  The external view at 100 Wood Street does not indicate the presence of the tree or the garden.  This is not a trick of the camera as the building has a huge and very satisfying curve.

Published by Paul Lincoln

Printmaker, City of London Guide and commissioning editor Landscape, the journal of the Landscape Institute.

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