MADHousers and Architecture for Humanity Atlanta Chapter [AFHA] are teaming up to re-examine existing design solutions, construction methods, and effectiveness of the Temporary Emergency Shelters, as we continue to foster the mission of the MADHousers being an advocate for the homeless.
Jan 12, 2013 (SAT) — KickOff Charette, compile design needs as by MH [Location: Thinking Mans Tavern / 537 West Howard Ave, Decatur GA 30030 / 11:30am-3:30pm].
Feb 23, 2013(SAT) — MAIN Charette & Concept Sketching [Location: Octane Coffee / 1009-B Marietta Street Northwest, Atlanta GA 30318 / 1-4pm].
March 9, 2013 (SAT) — Shelter Build w/ guests AFHA. [Location MH Warehouse, 10am-1pm].
March 10, 2012 (SUN) — Shelter Deploy w/ guests AFHA. [Location TBD, 10am-2pm].
We welcome participation, design suggestions and drawing submittals on this project. Please attend to learn more about the project criteria for the: HiHat Hut Temporary Emergency Shelter.
We invite the public, design professionals, Architects, builders, engineers, and those intereste in helping the underserved. We will re-examine the working plans of the Temporary Emergency Shelters (ie huts, lowriders) of the MADHousers and add professional insight if appropriate and where needed. Bring your sharp minds, and your sharpened pencils.
AFHA thanks you in advance for being part of something terrific. We are excited to work together lending our abilities to better serve the local community.
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