While walking in the city, I have become fascinated by instances of trees growing through and engulfing parts of the built environment. I started collecting samples of this phenomenon and have begun exploring the possibility of this semi-natural composite material.
While walking in the city, I have become fascinated by instances of trees growing through and engulfing parts of the built environment. I started collecting samples of this phenomenon and have begun exploring the possibility of this semi-natural composite material.

Another example of this uncommon collaboration between humans and the trees.
Another example of this uncommon collaboration between humans and the trees.

In Collaboration with the Trees

The beginning of the slow process of flattening a large slab with embedded steel.
The beginning of the slow process of flattening a large slab with embedded steel.

Note: I did not personally cut any of the trees involved in this project. Each piece has been found or given to me by a friend.
Note: I did not personally cut any of the trees involved in this project. Each piece has been found or given to me by a friend.