Platform Two – RCA


Thin boarder between private and public
April 15, 2009, 11:56 am
Filed under: Community, Jozephine Duker, public space

flexible-house2

paraSITE by Michael Rakowitz.

“Custom built inflatable shelters designed for homeless people that attach to the exterior outtake vents of a building’s Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system. The warm air leaving the building simultaneously inflates and heats the double membrane structure. Built and distributed to over 30 homeless people in Boston and Cambridge, MA and New York City.”

http://rakowitz.reticular.info/

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