shipping containers, camper vans, tiny apartments… with an abundance of unique ways to live nowadays the best way to choose is to try one out for yourself.
sweco architects is the design team responsible for the first stage of the new water sports center in halsskov, denmark. the project is an architectural intervention that will ensure accessibility to the water and water sports activities at the old ferry port.
Coco-mat, the athens based all natural mattress brand, has collaborated with cocoon modules, the container architecture start-up, to design a modular and environmentally friendly prototype of a modern dwelling. the structure has been built on coco-mat’s headquarters in kifissia, greece and remains open to the public.
conceived by fenwick iribarren architects, the 40,000-seat venue will be located on a waterfront site in doha, the capital of the middle eastern country.
This place was originally used by the owner’s mother for clothing storage as well as living. Now, as the owner and his work employees were to live here, it needed to transform into a new space. The owner and his(her) mother – 109 years of making movie costumes between the two – started this project in hopes that their history will live on throughout this home.
the design results in generous outdoor space at each level, with a series of four terraces cascading down the rear of the house.
a polished concrete floor, visible architectural installations and used shipping containers are the focus of the common space.
every container is orientated to maximize views across the landscape or to use the topography to provide privacy, depending on their individual use.
on average, the basic off grid box model can produce enough energy and water to meet the needs of an entire rural village in developing countries.
felipe escudero’s mamallacta is an eco-friendly hostal situated in the breathtaking natural landscape of papallacta, ecuador.