By Robert Kronenburg

The concept that structure will be transportable is person who grabs the mind's eye of either designers and the folks who use it, probably since it so frequently forecasts a dynamic and creative strategy to the complicated difficulties of our modern cellular society, whereas while facing problems with practicality, economic system and sustainability.


Architecture in Motion examines the improvement of moveable, moveable, demountable and transitority structure from prehistory to the current day. From regularly occurring vernacular types resembling the tent, cellular domestic and houseboat, to formidable advancements in army and building engineering, all features of moveable development are considered.



Building on his prior works Portable Architecture and Houses in Motion, Robert Kronenburg compares conventional varieties of development, present advertisement items and the paintings of cutting edge designers, and examines key modern transportable constructions to bare brilliant, fascinating and imaginative examples. He explores the philosophical and technological concerns raised through those experimental and futuristic prototypes.


By realizing the character of transitory structure, a brand new ecologically conscious layout process may be built to prioritise constructions that 'tread frivolously on this planet' and nonetheless exhibit the experience of id and neighborhood invaluable for a longtime in charge society. This publication presents a distinct perception into this pivotal box of design.

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