Siam's TrashAbsorber___STUDIO Hani Rashid, Design project by_Witchaya(Mean) Jingjit__IOA, Wien, Austria

transformation of waste garbage to structure component

____//The project aims to tackle Thailand's growing waste problem and worsening flood situation caused as direct results of climate change and increasing population growth. In order to do this the architectural design and programme is intended to protect I restore the Chao Phraya estuary and stop waste splurging into the Sea. Primarily, by turning garbage into a construction material, which is used to create the floating city, of which its form and the notion to revive, the currently fading, culture of living on water, is inspired by traditional Thai cultures, art and vernacular architecture.