PACO is…

Box of 3m x 3m x 3m cube. And the roof opens.

It has all minimum necessary equipment to live, despite its size.

We produced it as a conceptual model to imagine a new life style.

house+paco

factory+paco

sea+paco

mountain+paco

Depending on the combination, it expressesadifferentlifestyleinadifferent landscape.

PACO…

We want tomakeitindependent, as a stand-alone object. In order to achieve this, we need tomakeittechnicallyinfrastructure-free. It is technically possible, but not really practical in our society today.  We as designer present our vision as the first step to go beyond the gap.

 

 

title:PACO
architects:Jo Nagasaka+Daisuke Motogi/Schemata Architects
engineer : EJIRI STRUCTUAL ENGINEERS
cooperator:E&Y,Mihoko Mori,Shuhei Nakamura,Izumi Okayasu
usage:second house
construction:Roovice
area : 9 m²
volume:27㎥
structure:wood
completion:1/2009
photo:Takumi Ota

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