Gallery: Windowless Caja Oscura Home Opens up Like a Giant Pac-man in R...

 
Javier Corvalán designed this windowless Caja Oscura home, which looks a little bit like a giant Pac-man! Inspired by camera obscuras (which project an inverted picture of the surrounding environment) the tilting house is manually operated with a hand winch and opens to a 25 degree angle. This creates a shaded porch area that is well-ventilated - a welcome aspect to any home in sultry Paraguay.

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