Oase Nr. 7
Oase Nr. 7: Haus-Rucker-Co (Laurids Ortner, Manfred Ortner, Klaus Pinter, Günter Zamp Kelp), ursprünglich am Museum Fridericianum in Kassel zur documenta 5, 1972; Foto dieser Außenansicht: Dennis Conrad
The Pirate Bubble: Parasite Architecture From The Seventies
Doing research for the upcoming Pop-Up City book, we came across a great 'Pop-Up City avant la lettre' project by Jean-Louis Chanéac (1931-1993). In 1971, the French architect installed a parasite bedroom on the façade of a regular modernist residential apartment block in Geneva, Switzerland. Chanéac's 'parasitic sucking cells' are mobile, evolutionary and a complete contrast to the host building's architectural style in every sense possible.
parkcycle swarm is a mobile green space by rebar group + N55
parkcycle swarm is a mobile green space by rebar group + N55 that explores the possibility of public sculpture.
Urban Subversion: 13 Radical Examples of Guerrilla Housing
Vacant lots, billboards, rooftops and even dumpsters are hacked into inhabitable spaces in these examples of often-illegal guerrilla housing. All manner of urban surfaces can be subverted into safe…
Temporary Shelter in Nepal / Charles Lai + Takehiko Suzuki
Built by Charles Lai,Takehiko Suzuki in Duwakot, Nepal Charles Lai from Hong Kong and Takehiko Suzuki from Tokyo, together with Hong Kong based practice aona (atelier of ne...
The entry of People’s Architecture Office and People’s Industrial Design Office for the Get It Louder biennial in Beijing; Tricycle House and Tricycle Garden address the complex nature of home ownership in China, made difficult by the country’s legacy of state-owned land and the high cost of purchasing an apartment. As the collaborators explain, “We defined this year’s theme as ‘The People’s Future’ and approached the design of the exhibition in a way that envisions a more sustainable…
Rolling Huts by Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects | Dezeen
Rolling Huts are minimally appointed mountain cabins mounted on wheels, designed by Seattle architects Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen. Located at Mazama in Washington State, the six huts serve as guest accommodation for friends of architect Tom Kundig, who has his Delta Shelter weekend retreat in the valley nearby. The cabins have wheels to get round
Stunning Finnish Micro-Cabin Built For Just $10,500!
Robin Falck set about building his very own lakeside cabin in the beautiful Finnish countryside, a micro-cabin dubbed Nido.
The Solar and Wind Powered Ecocapsule Has All You Need
This pill-shaped, space-age looking capsule designed by Slovakia’s Nice Architects is one darn little efficient design. Comfortably accommodating two adults, the low-energy pod is outfitted t…
13 More Modern, Mobile & Modular Tiny House Designs - WebEcoist
Could you live in 200 square feet or less? For most people, the answer to that question is an emphatic no - but perhaps that's because you've never seen some of the amazingly imaginative, well-designed tiny houses that are popping up around the world. Tiny houses can be mobile (including awesome converted house