social housing

Matt Lucraft proposes solution to London’s housing crisis with “mad-cap” building system


Graduate shows 2016: Bartlett student Matt Lucraft has proposed an evolving self-built housing co-operative based on a mishmash of English vernacular and historic Japanese architecture as a solution to London’s housing crisis (+ movie). (more…)

Ohyun Kwon proposes megastructure to house 1,400 creatives in Seoul


Graduate shows 2016: a gridded megastructure contains a creative workforce of 1,400 in this proposal by Royal College of Art graduate Ohyun Kwon to address the housing crisis in the South Korean capital. (more…)

natura futura arquitectura’s proyecto chacras is a catalyst for social transformation

the constancy of the pallets modules conjugates the windows whose spaces between its strips allow light to leak generating whimsical shadows on the environment.

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Tatiana Bilbao addresses “urgent need” for housing Mexico’s poorest inhabitants


Chicago Architecture Biennial 2015: Tatiana Bilbao presents a flexible building prototype that offers a solution to Mexico’s social housing shortage during the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial (+ slideshow). (more…)