Gallery: Parasitic Geodesic Flock House Pops Up in Battery Park

Could you imagine living in a movable, collapsible home like this one? The modular Flock House by artist Mary Mattingly popped up in Battery Park last week, and challenges passersby to envision what life could be like if humanity got back to its nomadic roots. The project took residence at the lower Manhattan park as part of the River to River Festival this summer, and showcases some of the home's features such as the ability to be self-sufficient or conversely, to be parasitic and feed off of another building's power. If you're in the area, we encourage you to go check out these fascinating habitats!

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