is an initiative to explore how design could act as catalyst for community building and empowerment within the District of Columbia metropolitan area through providing access to resources.

Through the reuse of shipping containers,  will adapt to the needs of identified under resourced neighborhoods.

OUR MISSION

  • Create a portable environment that is both socially and environmentally sustainable.
  • Develop strategies that successfully integrate heavy community participation into the project.

OUR COLLABORATION

ALBUS CAVUS builds strong and healthy communities through public art and creative collaborations.
http://www.albuscav.us


ARCHITECTURE FOR HUMANITY – DC CHAPTER is a network of socially responsible professionals who can express and act on their concerns about the built environment and humanity at large through volunteerism, design advocacy and public education.
www.afh-dc.org

OUR TEAM

The  project team is individually composed of artists, architects, graphic designers, and social activists.  The core development team has been led by Josef A Fuentes, Peter Krsko and Saba Tekeste.

DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Decoy
Julieta Guillermet
Jocelyn Hoppe
Greg Riestenberg
Jessie Sticklor-Lipson
Portia Strahan
Rocio Sanchez Seijas
Agustina Soler

For any inquiries, you can contact us at:
info@boxcollective.org