Bamboo Pavilion for the Expo Shanghai - DETAIL inspiration
Though quite modest in scale, the German-Chinese pavilion erected for the Expo 2010 Shanghai attracts attention by virtue of the materials used and its transparent structure.
Building with Bamboo: 13 Super Sustainable Structures - WebEcoist
It's 100% natural, thrives in diverse climates, grows up to a whopping 39 inches per day and is super-strong; why isn't bamboo already used more often as a building material? While bamboo structures have long been common in Asia and the South Pacific, they're only just gaining prominence in the rest of the world.