Friday, May 24, 2013
Wikihouse: An architectural public library for designs and models
"Architecture by the People, for the People"
leads many of us to say, "If we drop the assumptions of the past, maybe the solutions are closer than we think! Group projects, open source, simple repeatable designs.
The future may be brighter than we think if we face it honestly and with a gusto of creativity.
That's what the Makerspace movement is all about...
Doesn't this house look like some of the construction kits our kids use?
1. Don't Build : don't always answer a design question with a building. Maybe you need to adjust usage flow.
2. Go Small : Think local and work in neighborhoods.
3. Go Amateur : Let local people be the catalyst