House for a Deaf Child

House for a Deaf Child

Architect
dRMM
Location
London, United Kingdom
Project Year
2013
Category
Exhibitions
Stories By
dRMM

Cathedral Group Ltd
Thomas Butler

House for a Deaf Child

dRMM as Architects

House for a Deaf Child has been designed around the consideration of a deaf child. It's an object to play and learn with, but also is a space to inhabit, designed to support visual communication through sign language. The exterior has adjustable pieces to give colour expression on the outside, and control of light and views from the inside. With further discovery these pieces can be reconfigured into new spaces and furniture.

House for a Deaf Child

Cathedral Group Ltd as Developers

A toy and a puzzle, this house is designed around the considerations of a deaf child. It is an object to play and learn with, but also is a space to inhabit, designed to support visual communication though sign language. The top-­‐lit house has cutouts for furniture. The exterior has adjustable pieces to give colourful expression on the outside, and control of light and views from the inside. With further discovery these pieces can be reconfigured into new spaces and furniture.

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