The World’s First Mushroom Brick Tower

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You may have heard the riddle about mushrooms being the only rooms with no walls, but David Benjamin is flipping the script on the old joke with some incredible mycotecture built from mushroom bricks! The architect and his firm, 
The Living, are pushing the boundaries of design by experimenting with biotecture, blurring the lines between biology and built environments. Their latest efforts have culminated in the world’s first tower made from fungus, which debuted at MoMA PS1 in Queens, New York last week. 

Read more: INTERVIEW: Biotect David Benjamin on Building The World’s First Mushroom Tower at PS1 | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

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