Check out this time-lapse video of the 1945 house/art project by Jean Prouvé that shows the assembly of a pre-fab house.
Jens Risom’s Block Island Retreat by Gary Nadeau for Dwell from gary nadeau on Vimeo. Such a beautiful house made by Jens Risom in the 1960s.
RES4 Fishers Island House from Resolution: 4 Architecture on Vimeo. Resolution: 4 Architecture erected this pre-fab house on Fishers Island and took this time-lapse video of its quick construction for us all to see.
I love the idea of this modular pre-fab home nicknamed the California Roll. The house doesn’t actually roll up (that’d be crazy) but it does expose itself like an open sushi roll. It uses heat-reflecting panels to deflect the summer heat of the desert and also includes modular skylights and dimmable windows to make inside [...]