Architects Explain How the COVID-19 Pandemic Will Change Our Homes Forever

Architects Explain How the COVID-19 Pandemic Will Change Our Homes Forever

As the new coronavirus continues to spread, cities and countries around the globe have ordered citizens to retreat to their homes—and stay there. As we shelter in place, the rooms where we once spent few waking hours now encapsulate our entire existence—and this short-term recalibration may have long-term effects. We spoke with eight architects and […]
CURA Turns Shipping Containers Into Emergency Hospitals for COVID-19

CURA Turns Shipping Containers Into Emergency Hospitals for COVID-19

In response to the critical shortage of ICU beds amid the COVID-19 pandemic, nonprofit design/build collective CURA has proposed an innovative solution: repurposing shipping containers into rapidly deployable ICU pods. Backed by the World Economic Forum with funding...