"Live Between Buildings" is a Charming Architectural Concept
Mar 03, 2014 15:35
Live Between Buildings is an original and highly practical project by Mateusz Mastalski and Ole Robin Storjohann.
The architects were winners of the International Design Competition NEW VISION OF THE LOFT 2 organized by roof window manufacturer Fakro and A10 new European architecture magazine. The architects have come up with a new vision on modern apartment. Tiny infills between existing buildings could be the new trend when it comes to contemporary micro-home apartments.
These tiny living quarters were proposed for various dense cities like New York, Tokyo, Amsterdam, Helsinki and London. The idea can be taken further, delivering numerous shapes and housing types.
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