Emergency Housing

\i-ˈmər-jənt-sē au-sin
Function : noun

1.Is the fast build process when an emergency occurs; when the life of a person is at risk by a natural or non ordinary situation. In 2007 a huge quantity of architects got into Emergency Housing Contests, because in this time emergencies were occurring so often, and the ecosystem was constantly changing. NASA, Architecture Schools and NGO’s, were the principals interested in have solutions for the unexpected situations.



1. Designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, the Future Shack has a parasol-style roof made from recycled plastic to collect water for storage, and includes solar cells to generate electricity.www.seangodsell.com

(bianny poueriet, 4/12/07)
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