Reporting from Venice - I'm heading to Venice to catch the Vernissage of the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale and cover it for World-Architects. In turn, this blog will take a sh...
Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Fresh From the Factory
That's the headline on a New York Times story published today on prefab homes. The story notes that "even higher-end modular construction can still undercut the price of similarly designed traditional homes." Reporter Amy Gunderson also mentions less expensive options (very un-New York Times) such as the $69,500 weeHouse from Alchemy Architects in St. Paul. In addition to winning a recent AIA Minnesota award, the weeHouse was featured in the Walker Art Center exhibit Some Assembly Required, which was a Building Minnesota podcast feature as well. If you missed it in Minneapolis, Some Assembly Required is on display at the Yale Architecture School in New Haven, Conn. until February 2.
Posted by Todd Melby at 8:42 AM