Some Assembly Required: Contemporary Prefabricated Housing


Subject:
Architecture , Building & Construction , Modern

Description:
Companion to a 2005-2006 exhibit that "presents a variety of approaches to prefab [housing] -- from houses owners can build from a kit of parts ... to those that arrive fully assembled." Features a timeline back to 1892 about prefab construction in the U.S., details about featured projects (such as the FlatPak house and the weeHouse one-room cabin), biographies of architects, and audio clips about the exhibit. From the Walker Art Center.

Publisher:
Walker Art Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://design.walkerart.org/prefab/


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