25 Feb '16, 6am

Gorgeous Bubble Gardens Pop Up in the Streets of Paris

Gorgeous Bubble Gardens Pop Up in the Streets of Paris

These beautiful bubble gardens recently popped up in the streets of Paris to offer passersby a bit of respite from their concrete environs. Designer Amaury Gallon created each bubble sanctuary with a unique environmental inspiration. One hosts a jungle, while another garden features hundreds of amazing orchids woven into the metal structure that frames these transparent igloo-shaped rooms. The bubble gardens were sponsored by The Dutch Flower Council to celebrate the popularity of houseplants in Paris (a recent study showed that 8 out of 10 French homes have indoor plants). The 4 pop-up structures served as walk-in greenhouses and spaces for reverie amid the city’s urban environment. The giant bubbles were installed from November 26th through the 28th in Gare Montparnasse, Place Saint Germain, Bercy Village and Place Colette. Those entering the exhibition, formally called ...

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