Toronto Will Soon Have It's Own Montreal-Style "Habitat '67" Building

Made entirely of wood.

Some Austrian architects have undertaken a pretty insane project in Toronto.

They are planning on building an 18-storey residential building made almost entirely of wood.

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But although the wooden aspect of this building is cool. What we were really excited about is the fact that this building has been inspired from, and modeled after Montreal's famous Habitat '67.

Via designboom

It's called the Toronto Tree Tower Project, and once it's completed it will be the most environmentally-friendly and sustainable piece of architecture in the world.

Via designboom

I may be deemed a traitor for saying this, but it might actually be cooler than Habitat '67

Via designboom


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