Slices of Home: Modular Mobile House-Shaped Micro-Rooms

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Spatial separation can be as much about a feeling of enclosure as a physical divider, like this set of portable lounge structures that provide a semi-secluded experience in an otherwise wide-open space.

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Proposed by Malcrew for a co-working office space in an old Singapore warehouse, these mobile mini-rooms offer seating and shelving that can be deployed in a variety of personalized configurations.

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Better still, like slices of a house set side by side, the disparate units can be slid back together to form gathering or meeting spaces on demand.

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Individual cushions can also be removed from each structure to make legroom for sitting upright and, in turn, be used as stools as well.

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Inspired by treehouses, white oak frames reference wooden home construction, while brightly-colored interior cushions and walls distinguish the different modules from one another.