WarkaWater by Architecture and Vision

WarkaWater is a bamboo structure water collector by Italy-based cutting edge practice Architecture and Vision, conceived for the mountainous regions in Ethiopia.

Architects: Arturo Vittori & Andreas Vogler / Architecture and Vision
Location: Ethiopia, Africa
Photography: Gabriele Rigon

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Inspiration from architect:

The 9 m tall bamboo framework has a special fabric hanging inside capable to collect potable water from the air by condensation. The lightweight structure is designed with parametric computing, but can be built with local skills and materials by the village inhabitants.