Bionic Arch is a pioneering building design concept that has been specially created with a goal to symbolize the dynamics of economic, social, political and cultural achievements of new eco-friendly green city of Taiwan as a part of the new master plan “Taichung Gateway – Active Gateway City”. This groundbreaking design combines the nine major indicators that require a building to be called as Green by law, planting green, water conservation, daily energy efficiency, carbon dioxide reduction, waste reduction, water resources, wastewater and garbage improvements, protection and biodiversity, and refinement of the interior environment, making it exactly what future accommodations needed to be.
Designer : Vincent Callebaut Architect
The active inclusion of mechanisms for producing sustainable energies like solar or wind generated power combined with botanical and bio-technologies, the building is 100% self sufficient from any aspect of eco-living. This unique and innovative Bionic Arch building concept features park, green lands, vertical green platforms, living facades and sky gardens, that will help developing the eco awareness among mass people and help the environment to sustain.