Prefab presents a series of innovative homes and prefab concepts, along with a comprehensive history of prefabricated housing over the last century. Prefab discusses architects, builders, and designers such as Walter Gropius and Philippe Starck, examines the historical precedents from Albert Frey’s Corbusier-inspired Aluminaire house to Kisho Kurokawa’s capsules, and showcases the work of twenty-four contemporary architects and designers who are exploring the myriad possibilities that prefabrication offers for housing of the future.
“Pretty Fabulous: Prefab…provides a much needed look at new ideas in prefabricated housing.” — Architecture magazine, December 2002
Published by Gibbs Smith. First Edition: Feb 2002. Size: 9.8 x 8.6 x 1.2 inches