Bioreceptive wall Marcos Cruz


St. Annes Primary School


Vauxhall London


September 2020
environmental barrier for the school’s playground, while simultaneously offering an educational value

“All the externally exposed surfaces of buildings and urban infrastructures, from blank walls and facades to roofs, retaining barriers and fences offer vast quantities of area to absorb and store water," said Marcos. "Hydrophilic design allows us to take advantage of plants that will help us improve the storm-water management of facades and increase absorption of CO2, nitrogen and pollutants while emitting significant levels of oxygen.” - Marco Cruz