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Michael Jantzen Deconstructs The Suburbs

Designer Michael Jantzen has an interesting idea about the future of (sub)urban renewal-let it all fall down. His photo manipulation series illustrates what our neighborhoods would look like in the hands of architects more concerned with form than function. When deconstruction becomes the latest fad in suburban architecture, we’ll all have to sleep in tents on the [...]


This modular house by Michael Jantzen, simply named “M-House,” is made up of hinged interchangeable steel panels that serve different functions. Certain panels are opened to reveal seating, mirrors, tables, and beds and others can be adjusted block rain. Currently one M-House has been sold to an art collector in Korea, but Jantzen is envisioning [...]