By the end of 2012 the first Plantwire project in the world was finally was realized. These free hanging plantations can now be seen at the Emporia shopping mall located at new train station “Hyllie” in between Malmö and Copenhagen.
The Plantwires are located in one of the center squares of the building stretching from the green rooftops down through the building.
Thank you to WIngårdh arkitektkontor!
Wagenaar Mode incorporated 2 Plantwalls in their new shop design. The walls are situated directly on top of each other, and are interrupted by the first floor. When entering, it looks like a single 6 meter high Plantwall. We were asked to leave some dead leaves because customers didn't believe the plants were real.
In the lobby of Global Pharmacia Poland, you are now welcomed by a Plantwall.
We congratulate restaurant EAT ME with the 9- they received from the Netherlands most famous restaurant critic, mr. Johannes van Dam. He also liked our Plantwall, which makes us even happier. Read the article here (in Dutch).
We welcome ms Andrea Kovacs as our new partner for the Hungarian market. For Plantwall requests in Hungary, please contact her on:
Design 4 elements is an exhibition of Swedish design in relation to the four elements earth, wind and fire. And water of course. Green Fortunes contribution to this exhibition is Streamgarden. This summer, Design 4 elements has been exhibited in Gdynia city museum, Poland, between July 9th and August 31st and at the Institute for industrial design in Warsaw from 17th of September until the 11th of November.
During June, the first Plantwall in Berlin, Germany, was completed.
If you think seeing a lush green Plantwall in the waiting room will make you recover faster , Gustavsbergs health care center is the one for you.
By the end of May we will re-open the rooftopgarden at Kulturhuset Terrassen Plan 5. This year as a hydroponic summer season herb garden.
The Allrum exhibition, shown in Helsingborg in 2005, shown at Hotel de Ville, Paris in cooperation with Centre Culturel Suèdois and Helsingborg city. The exhibition will be open between 1st of March and 15th April.
We have now installed a hydroponic system at restaurant Babs, Stockholm. This system supplies the restaurant with fresh herbs, atmosphere and decoration.
Caroli is from the beginning a 1970s block in central Malmö, incorporating both flats and a shopping mall in the street level. The shopping part of Caroli is step by step converted to today's standards. The upgrade is based on a program made by Schmidt Hammer Lassen from Denmark. We are glad that they choose to incorporate a vertical garden, or Plantwall as we prefer to call it!
Thanks also to Reform architects in Malmö, Forsen and Profi.
Enexis was looking for a way to revitalize one of it's ofcourse buildings. Naturally Green Fortune was happy to make a contribution; we constructed two Plantwalls with thousands of plants, which now form the lungs of the building. Welcome to the jungle!
Wouldn´t it be nice to have your dental clinic located among the sand dunes of the beach? Green Fortune has contributed to Graft lab´s imaginary set up with two Plantwalls at recently expanded KU 64 in Berlin.
Green Fortune would like to congratulate i29 interior architects for receiving a prestigeous award: the BDA 2010! We are pretty proud about this too, since a Plantwall is a prominent features in the project design. According to the jury report the Plantwall creates a brilliant outside effect visible throughout the house.
We are very happy to welcome you to boutique Nine in Lumine 2, Shinjuku Tokyo.
This year the Sweden Style stand at 100% design in Jingu Gaien, Tokyo included a 16m2 Green Fortune Plantwall.
Our first Plantwall in Denmark is located in a city spa shop in Aarhus. Make a visit to see the Plantwall as you enter, or book a treatment!
Streamgarden was featured in the first edition of the Cool Hunting book, a selection of products considered cool by editior Dave Evans. Buy the book from www.eaststreet.com.au
Welcome to this years biggest event for hydroheads in the Stockholm metropolitan area.
Location: Restauant Babs, Birger jarlsgatan 37, Stockholm.
Date: 8th of April
Time: 16:00 – 19:00
Old school soil users are of course welcome!
Bring your seeds, get your free give-away plant, swap your cuttings and have a drink!
Tengbom architects has created a new design program for Karolinska Institutet and their different campus areas. In the concept 'Home away from home', plants are important elements. Both as green walls, but also along a stylized stream of water. In this project, Green Fortune made two Plantwalls measuring 17 and 11 meter each as well as the new plantations on the ground.
For a new office of the Dutch Rabobank, designed by Quub Interior Concepts, we made this small Plantwall. The Plants will greet you when you enter the building, there is no way to miss this beautiful Plantwall.
As the first airport lounge in the world, LOT's lounge at Frederic Chopin airport, Warsaw, has been equipped with a Plantwall.
Constructed against a curved wall, and behind a stairs: this Plantwall really is something else. It's over 6 metres high and located in the central lobby of the building. The reception desk is located opposed to it and the receptionist told us that she has the best view in the office. We gladly believe her.
“Lets meet under the tree for a coffee”! Built Identity has used Plantwall to create a place for relaxed moments during a busy work day at TrygVesta corporate headquarters in Denmark.
Plantwall at software company Polopoly.
Between 30 of August and 17 September, Streamgarden is exhibited at Design 4 Elements - Contemporary Swedish Design in Essen, Germany.
On March 9th, Filippa K opened the first concept store for their new brand Ease. Green Fortune are very happy to present our first Plant Wall project in this beautiful environment.
The exhibition is arranged by the Swedish Institute and the Swedish Embassy. It will be open 22nd of October - 11th of December. The picture is from the opening and they are looking at Streamgarden of course.
They will later be part of a bigger exhibition named "Fiction Hotel". ALready now cultivation has started. It can be enjoyed by all visitors to the roof of the 5th floor of Kulturhuset, named "Stockholmsterassen".
Green Fortune exhibits Streamgarden at 'Allrum - from H55 to H05' exhibition in Helsingborg between the 13th of May and 4th of September 2005. The exhibition consists of 50 year old classics from H55 and contemporary interesting design.
Green Fortune will exhibit at Stockholm Furniture Fair 9 -13 February 2005. You will find us in AREA 05 and stand B02:12. Stockholm Furniture Fair takes place in Alvsjo, Stockholm.
Green Fortune will be present at the first EILO (European Interior Landscape Organisation) international conference 'Breaking down the borders' in the Netherlands, starting November 2nd. We're thrilled to be there, and you can find our stand in the lounge area. Drop by and say hi! See also www.eilo.eu/breaking-down-de-boarders
With a total of four Plantwalls, of which two are of this size, this is our biggest project in Poland so far.
We welcome ms Ann Bech as our new partner for the Danish market. For Plantwall requests in Denmark, please contact her on:
Our first Plantwall in London can be seen at Yu-Foria Frozen Yoghurt Co, 38 Beak St, Soho.
Green Fortunes Danish office is located in Soho house in Copenhagens meatpacking district. This lovely Plantwall can bee seen in the lobby.
“Med asfalt istället för jord under naglarna har Green Fortune skapat en egen nisch mellan arkitektur och odling. Deras växtväggar frodas på allt fler ställen, som ett stående grönt inslag anpassat till miljöer där...
The newest member in the Green Fortune family is Green Fortune Nederland.
The first Russian Plantwall was completed at East Capitals office in Romanov Dvor.
Sigtunahöjden is a Swedish hotel with inspiration from China. Green Fortune has created a more inspiring main entrance with a six meter long Plantwall.
We are glad to announce that we have a sales partner in Japan. Buy Japanese version of Streamgarden either via www.roomkit.com or by visiting the irl shop in Kobe.
Green Fortune was invited to be one of the 5 designers in Taiwan based Eslite Magazine Design Competition, focusing on the office environment.
Green Fortune was invited to the annual Living Design exhibition at Hangaram Design museum in Seoul. This years theme was the ideal kitchen for today and tomorrow. Our contribution was a Streamgarden, used as a herb garden in the kitchen.
Between 10-14 of February, Streamgarden is exhibited at Ambiente Fair, Frankfurt as part of the Swedish exhibition Design 4 Elements.
We welcome all visitors to our Rooftop Allotment Garden at Stockholmsterassen on the 5th floor. For photos, please see our FORUM section.
Green Fortune’s first plant swap meet will take place on Saturday 9th of April from 17:00 at restaurang Indigo, Götgatan 19, Stockholm. Welcome!