home-kit

Home-kit is a modular, affordable and flexible housing system for the information age in which different live-work units assembled from a kit of parts can be aggregated into various building types such as the high-rise tower, the medium-rise perimeter block, or the low-rise building between party walls. It is an abstract, mathematical exercise in flexibility at multiple scales ranging from that of home furnishings through room, dwelling unit and building type all the way to urban morphology. Project developed in collaboration with Mónica Ferrer, Fredy Massad, and Paolo Sustersic.

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About Rafael Gomez-Moriana

I am an architect, writer and educator. rafagomo.com chronicles my architectural making, writing, teaching and curating activity, while criticalista.com is an archive of my writings as well as a platform for venting personal rants and observations. I studied architecture at the University of Waterloo (Canada) and at the Berlage Institute (the Netherlands). I direct the University of Calgary’s architecture term-abroad program in Barcelona, and have previously taught in the Metropolis Masters Program in Architecture and Urban Culture, CIEE Architecture and Design program, as well as at Carleton University and the University of Manitoba.

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