Gallery: Modularflex Disaster Shelters Pop Up Where They Are Needed Mos...

 

Anyone who has ever struggled to pitch a tent can attest to how difficult it can be to assemble a temporary shelter. Add the stress of a natural calamity, and every second saved by quick and simple construction is a blessing aided by the genius of good design. Argentine architects Matias Alter and Matias Carrizo have created the Modularflex, a foldable disaster housing unit that packs flat and can be assembled in about half an hour.

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  1. thelight February 25, 2013 at 9:31 pm

    “Anyone who has ever struggled to pitch a tent can attest to how difficult it can be to assemble a temporary shelter.” I’m sorry, are you serious?

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