Alexy designed and stress tested a tensegrity aviary as his thesis at Bauhaus-universität Weimar. He has produced tensegrity lighting appliances, and a tensegrity zoo cage.
Selected Texts By Alexy
Experimentell-Rechnerische Untersuchungen an Einem Tensegrity-Modell
Experimentell-Rechnerische Untersuchungen an Einem Tensegrity-Modell by Christian Alexy German: Die Tensegrity-Struktur im Zoo Rostock. English summary: Animal enclosures, based on tensegrity structures, are proposed by the author.
Links and References
Link to thesis is on this page: http://e-pub.uni-weimar.de/volltexte/2005/419/index.html
A page on tensegrity in his blog: http://www.christian-alexy.net/tensegrity-strukture.html