Polestar brings to life KOJA micro tree house project


KOJA, the micro-house tree residence by Finnish designer Kristian Talvitie that received an honourable mention in the 2021 Polestar Design Contest, has been introduced to everyday living this summer season at the renowned Fiskars Art & Structure Biennale taking place in Finland. It’s the first submission to be realised in whole scale.

The initial KOJA challenge acquired an honourable point out in the 2021 Polestar Design and style Contest. Getting ready for the start of the 2022 contest, Polestar made the decision to bring KOJA to life.

Polestar KOJA micro tree house design concept

Created in the village of Fiskars, an art and style hub in southwestern Finland, KOJA is the to start with submission from the Polestar Design and style Contest to be realised in entirescale.

KOJA is part of the ‘House by an Architect’ exhibition throughout the Fiskars Village Artwork & Design Biennale, open up from Might to September 2022.

Polestar KOJA micro tree house design concept

Based on the contest topic of “progress”, KOJA redefines sustainable travel by reducing the need for vacation in the to start with put, still continue to brings persons nearer to character.

Polestar KOJA micro tree house design concept

Connected to a tree trunk just below the cover and devoid of harming the tree, the structure maximises the treetop check out with a panoramic glazed façade. A wealthy, immersive expertise in a normal ecosystem. KOJA connects to the expanding micro place development and this tree household is available for folks who would in any other case just take a substantially extended trip to expertise the wilderness. KOJA encapsulates both of those Polestar layout language and sustainability values, minimising the use of product and vitality though maximising the experience.

Polestar KOJA micro tree house design concept

Most designers glance at layout from a user point of view,” says the designer of KOJA, Kristian Talvitie. “I also appear at factors from the environment’s viewpoint. There really should be a symbiosis concerning the design and the place it is encountered.”

Polestar KOJA micro tree house design concept

To translate the design and style into reality, Kristian Talvitie has been working carefully with the Polestar Structure crew in Gothenburg, Sweden, and with colleagues at Finnish design and style agency Extremely.

Made from sustainable and resilient elements such as locally sourced wood and wool, KOJA blends in with its natural setting and at the exact same time results in an eye-catching contrast.

(Supply: Polestar)


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