LOT-EK: “The Shipping Container Is a Vehicle to Invent New Architecture”

…a shipping container a day…a beautiful building a day…

PUMA City, 2008. Image © Danny Bright Shipping containers , once a darling of architectural upcycling, have received a lot of criticism recently, as architects are beginning to recognize that their perceived advantages—ready-made habitable space and structure, and an opportunity to recycle a widely available material—are based in little more than hopeful PR spin .

Source: LOT-EK: “The Shipping Container Is a Vehicle to Invent New Architecture”

More and more articles on the possibilities of container building. Not only as a form of sustainability but also more and more within the tiny houses movement. The possibilities seem endless.

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