Taking from the idea of a kit of parts in a bag from Charlotte Perriand, this home is meant to serve the ever-growing population of nomads. With only a few hours re-construction time, this home gives the opportunity to create privacy within a crowded outdoor lot setting.
Miguel Aleman, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Low Rise Multifamily Housing
On the US-Mexico Border, this small town is expecting a great rise in occupancy as oil has recently been discovered. This housing project replaces the ritual of cooking and dining indoors with an exposed kitchen and dining area in order to foster a healthier interaction with one's community. The extension of one's home into the outdoor realm improves quality of life and increases social interactions, including passive interactions.
Proposed library addition to Louis Kahn's Esherick House. Focuses on proportions, light, and views to nature within a diagrammatic structure of serving and served spaces. Served space receives great light from the north and allows the original Esherick House to be looked back on in reverence, utilizing the views across the expansive backyard to memorialize the principles Kahn expressed.