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3D-printed pod homes for the homeless could hang from NYC buildings

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Nov 23, 2017 01:03 AM
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by (Lucy Wang) last modified Nov 22, 2017

Creative agency Framlab has proposed a type of parasitic architecture for housing New York City’s growing homeless population. Called Homed, the temporary housing solution comprises partly 3D-printed hexagonal pods that use scaffolding to attach to the sides of unused, windowless building facades. The modular units could be easily customized for different uses and transported from site to site. In an estimate by the Coalition for the Homeless, over 61,000 people are sleeping in New...





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