Renzo Piano Building Workshop – Diogene Micro Home

From Renzo Piano Diogene is a minimalist, single-occupancy living unit which functions in total autonomy as a self-contained system, independent of its environment. A 7.5 sq m (81 sq ft) transportable cabin designed not as emergency housing but as a ‘voluntary place of retreat’. Some time in the early 2000s Renzo Piano began developing a…

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Lot-Ek Studio – PUMA City

Twenty-four shipping containers are retrofitted and transformed into PUMA City, a transportable retail and event building. The building was assembled and disassembled a number of times at several different international ports. PUMA City is conceived as a three level stack of containers, shifted to create internal outdoor spaces, large overhangs and terraces. The structure is…

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