Inflatable spiky pinecone-shaped roofs top this forest resort in Latvia

Spiky ETFE roofs top this airy forest resort and spa located in a historic region of Kurzeme, Latvia, making it look like a settlement from a movie. 3GATTI Architecture Studio and OFL Architecture teamed up to design the Pinecones Resort using sustainable construction techniques and prefabrication which resulted in a fairytale-like woodland setting in harmony with its natural surroundings.

The resort comprises cone-shaped units with inflatable roofs made from 100% recyclable ETFE that…

from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingInhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building http://inhabitat.com/inflatable-spiky-pinecone-shaped-roofs-top-this-forest-resort-in-latvia
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