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in place of stay with the family, rent a flat in the city with more young people looking for a place with more activities. As a second theme, over the years has made the house begins to age. The translucent plastic siding has begun to yellow and breakdown, and several holes have opened up, and they had been patched over. And following this issue, a lot of parts of the house are now useless, four of the containers are now empty, as there inhabitants have left. With just two people living in the house, there is no need for so much open floor space. Since there is more containers then people to move them, the functionality and freedom of movement they once represented is gone. For all this we realize the need for change, a change that we will analyze and describe from these issues… … creating something unique, with a substantial connection to the changes that the years have generated.

This is one of the renders made ​​to emphasize the importance of the first floor in Japanese houses, and viewing the horizon, because to them it has significant meaning, related to the concept of dwelling, which we have been trying.


Urban expansion in this area between 2004 and 2008

Manifesto of re-reading Naked House  

Manifesto of re-reading Naked House by Borja Castillo