26 Apr '15, 7pm

Design

On the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico, the Galván family recently completed the construction of their first home: la Casa Caja, or the "Box House." For years, the five-member family has lived with friends. But now, thanks to S-AR Architecture and the nonprofit social housing project Comunidad Vivex , the Galváns have their very own two-level, concrete-block house, which could serve as a model for affordable and sustainable housing in Mexico and beyond.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/casa-caja-box-house-by-s-ar-is-a-mod...

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