Detroit Social Housing Project

Site : Detroit, Michigan, USA

Instructor: James Garrison

Published in InProcess 24, Pratt Institute

Detroit as a industrial city, is re-thriving through a cultural movement. The project focuses on implementing the industrial and mechanical techniques Detroit owns for decades into an rich urban context. From self-community to adaptive reuse, the modular housing is efficiently adapted into multiple conditions.

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STRUCTURE SYSTEM / DETAILS

The units are also designed with advanced and flexible structure system which combines automobile framing system into housing construction for innovation, easier utilization and significant cost-down. Elevation is also considered regarding human needs in the housing unit, which enables occupants can utilize single layout with various usages.

MODULAR UNIT : PLANS / SECTION

2 BD

1 BD

STUDIO

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ADAPTIVE REUSE

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