The ‘pneumad’, completed by omaha and san francisco-based min | day, unites an inflatable pneumatic structure with nomadic functionality to create a spacious room able to pack down into a small trailer.” – designboom.com
The low-cost 28m2 get away is located in the backyard of an existing family house on the outskirts of Prague in Czech Republic. The space-ship looking form consists of geometric panels that are punctured by the volume’s openings – door, windows and skylights – with deep frames to protect the interior from direct sunlight.” – designboom.com
It took just a day for a team of twelve to assemble this 16 m2 (172 sq ft.) cabin at an elevation of 2531 meters (8303 feet). It’s made from prefab panels, trusses, and a floor structure. It sits on 6 concrete piers. The materials were flown in by helicopter; the team made the long hike up.
It was designed by Italian architect Giovanni Pesamosca in memory of the deceased climber Luka Vuerich. It will be used as a refuge for anyone needing a place to rest or take refuge in this part of the Julian Alps.
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Photos by Flavio Pesamosca