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Hoover Buildings by Frank Halmans are Doll Houses That Suck Up Dirt and Debris
Posted By Tafline Laylin On March 7, 2013 @ 8:52 am In Architecture,carousel showcase,gallery | No Comments
The Hoover Buildings by Frank Halmans come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but what they have in common is their actual connection to a vacuum cleaning mechanism . There are small handheld buildings wrapped around a mini vacuum and even a tall building that resembles an apartment complex with a hose protruding from one end of it.
Once attached to the cleaning pipe, the hoover buildings suck up dirt and debris, which lies amid the miniature doll house furnishings  like clutter in a crowded home. There are desks and drawers lying open, all of which establish an oblique perspective of our own homes in miniature.
+ Frank Halmans 
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URLs in this post:
 Frank Halmans: http://www.frankhalmans.nl
 Hoover Buildings: http://inhabitat.com/gensler-hacks-the-j-edgar-hoover-building-to-envision-the-office-building-of-the-future/
 : http://inhabitat.com/hoover-buildings-by-frank-halmans-are-doll-houses-that-suck-up-dirt-and-debris/kruimeldief-kunstwerk-gemaakt-door-frank-halmans-feb-2011-2/?extend=1
 vacuum cleaning mechanism: http://inhabitat.com/1-million-24-carat-gold-vacuum-cleaner-defines-wretched-excess-has-its-own-rap-video/
 miniature doll house furnishings: http://inhabitat.com/mom-builds-an-amazing-dollhouse-inside-a-guitar-for-her-daughter/
 Ignant: http://www.ignant.de/2013/01/29/hoover-buildings/
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