26 Aug '11, 5pm

Refab Paradise: Ruined Factory Becomes Dream Retreat

Refab Paradise: Ruined Factory Becomes Dream Retreat

Refab Paradise: Ruined Factory Becomes Dream Retreat By Steph in Art & Design Not long ago, what remained of the Shihlin paper factory in Taipei was in ruins, nearly lost to time. Left to crumble along with many other structures in this forgotten area, the factory was predictably overtaken by nature – with stunning results. Rainwater poured in and ferns and other greenery began to flourish against the red brick of the walls. Holes in the roof let in sunlight. Eventually, the beauty of this abandonment was discovered by Interbreeding Field Architects . Rather than tear the remains down and start anew, Interbreeding Field preserved the chaos and deterioration, creating an incredibly moody atmosphere for a new exhibition space and cafe. The Paradise Lost in Time features wooden boardwalks and benches that allow visitors to tour the space safely. Wooden latticework provides a ...

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