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this pavilion investigates the use of air-filled cushions to rapidly, safely and cheaply erect beautiful and structurally efficient elastic gridshells for events and humanitarian causes. The post gregory quinn designs an inflatable structure ideal for refugee or disaster stricken areas appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has made his name by using cardboard and wood to craft low-cost disaster housing, and he will need to be at his enterprising and creative best as he tackles his next big project. The 2014 Pritzker prize winner has signed on to design thousands of new shelters in a major refugee settlement in Kenya, where he will have to make do with harsh conditions and limited
the intervention parallels the disturbing conditions refugees are subject to when journeying by lifeboat – dangerously confined and painfully cramped. The post ai weiwei crams 6,000 refugee life jackets into kunsthal charlottenborg’s windows appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Today is the start of Refugee Week, which aims to bring awareness of the millions displaced by conflict or natural disasters. To coincide, we're putting the spotlight on 10 innovative recent design projects that make a positive difference in the lives of refugees. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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