SUBURBAN TIPI

PROJECT SITE

The suburban tipi fuses nomadic home designs of the yurt, tipi, and igloo and slips a straitjacket of suburban values, materials, and methods of construction.

Commentary on the current state of how we build homes, the toxic materials we build them out of, and the ways we abandon them to rebuild new homes over and over.

Shell Materials: pvc siding, polypropylene fluted sheeting, engineered timber, polycarbonate structured sheeting, foil-foam-foil insulation, plywood, polyethylene sheeting

Interior Materials: plastic laminate flooring, concrete firepit, carpet tiles, hardboard panels, polypropylene fluted sheeting

18' diameter x 16' tall