Barcode Room is a shape-shifting apartment that can be rearranged to create different spaces

by , 06/28/15
filed under: Architecture, Gallery

Barcode Room, Studio_01, modular design, furniture, space-saving, urban design, wood, Japan, green design, sustainable design, eco-design

The twelve bars include a kitchen bar, a sleeping bar and a living bar that together create a customizable space that changes with the occupants’ daily needs. Furniture and storage is built into each of these simple wooden structures, creating the ultimate modular apartment for urbanites.

Showcasing the remarkable flexibility created by these sliding partitions, Studio_01 posted images of a lunch room, a meeting room, a double bed room and a cooking party room. In addition to saving space and materials, the designers have catered to the ADD generation that is so quickly bored with same old, same old.

+ Studio_01

Via Treehugger

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1 Comment

  1. Jane Toner June 29, 2015 at 12:23 am

    The essence of the idea is admirable but I wonder why they would waste so much space on a bath?

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