Porosity Shelving System

  • To generate and integrate a range of storage solutions within the facilities of the Woonsocket Homeless Shelter. The project focuses on the design of the temporary environment & the implementation of new architectural effects (porosity) that motivates residents’ interaction with their personal belongings.
    Exploring the architecutural effect of porosity devised by fractal and scale coupled with layering of the modules. The system to identify ways of acknowledging our times of increase proliferation of artifacts used in our daily life identifying and enhancing the affect that personal objects that we touch, see while we rest or work, in our living space help us to keep our identity, dignity and sense of humanity, while searching to recover from economic loss.