This futuristic skyscraper farm will rise within the central business district of Seoul near Cheonggyecheon stream. The tree-shaped building is dedicated for vertical farming, food production and distribution, and will serve as a community garden hub. This open-air vertical farm will also help the environment reduce carbon dioxide, heat accumulation, and storm runoff water.
The giant structure has a water recycling and hydroponic farming systems, and is a zero net facility with its solar panels and wind turbines on the roof.
Other features include a sky bridge, a cafeteria, and a farmers market.
This concept was designed by Aprilli Design Studio and won the Green Dot Design Award and took second place at the Rethinking the Future Award.