Pipe and Tarp Structure

These enclosures can be built entirely out of PVC pipes and a tarp. They are intended to be simply constructed and easily broken down. When paired with a portable heater and breathable fabric side panels, these enclosures can perform in colder months as well.


Community partner: Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition (NWBCCC)

Neighborhood: Kingsbridge, Bronx

Coordinating firm: COOKFOX

Supporting firms: Design Advocates (Space 4 Architecture, Architensions, Brandt : Haferd, Future Expansion Architects, Michael K. Chen Architecture, New Affiliates); MNLA; Perkins & Will; Scalar Architecture; Studio Libeskind