Y:Cube Housing

Thema: A new housing concept providing self-contained units that requires no capital grant and  offers affordable accommodation for single people in housing need. Beschreibung: Y:Cube Housing is ideally suited for move on accommodation for single people who have previously been accommodated in hostels/foyers and other temporary housing schemes. There are other applications for Y:Cube Housing … Weiterlesen

NOMADgardens

Thema: A ‘roaming’ community garden/art space. Beschreibung: Envisioned by finding beauty in the left over, NOMAD, seeks to enhance the ‘flux’ state of Mission Bay by taking advantage of the many open spaces it has to offer. Because NOMADgardens will be transportable, durable, low maintenance and designed for all to enjoy, the garden can be … Weiterlesen

A-Kamp47

Thema: Stealth shelters. Beschreibung: The rapid shelter opens like an umbrella for urban campers, together in warmth. These spaces are actually in legal ambiguity, cantilevered on the law between private and public property. By appropriating blind walls, we are in reality neither inside nor outside. It’s this interstitial space that has been taken and thickened … Weiterlesen

1000 Start-ups @ La Halle Freyssinet

Thema: The Worlds largest digital business incubator. Beschreibung: As from 2016 Paris will house the world’s largest digital business incubator. Located in the renovated Halle Freyssinet building in the heart of the city, this future driver of digital entrepreneurship in France will host 1,000 innovative start-ups from all sectors of industry. The start-ups will have … Weiterlesen

New York Wheel

Thema: Urban attraction. Beschreibung: The New York Wheel promises to become one of the City’s – and the world’s – great landmark attractions, alongside the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building. Located on the northeastern side of Staten Island (St. George), the 630-foot, or roughly 60-story, attraction will be the tallest observation wheel … Weiterlesen

SW Ecodistrict

Thema: Sustainable urban development. Beschreibung: The SW Ecodistrict Initiative is a comprehensive effort to transform a 15-block federal precinct just south of the National Mall into a showcase of sustainable urban development. In addition to accommodating the future space needs of the federal government, the Ecodistrict will extend the civic qualities of the National Mall, … Weiterlesen