Warehouse or the shores of Illyria? Stage set for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Staatsoper Hannover made of 365 cardboard boxes. Photo: Staatsoper Hannover/Jörg Landsberg

Warehouse or the shores of Illyria? Stage set for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Staatsoper Hannover made of 365 cardboard boxes. Photo: Staatsoper Hannover/Jörg Landsberg

365 Boxes for Staging an Opera

Stacked high

A different take on upcycling

Cardboard Cathedral: reconstruction using timber beams, containers and 96 cardboard tubes: Photo: mrpbps, www.flickr.com

Cardboard Cathedral: reconstruction using timber beams, containers and 96 cardboard tubes: Photo: mrpbps, www.flickr.com

Buildings of and with packaging

Stability in disaster regions

TIGHTLY PACKED