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Yemeni vernacular architecture | MISFITS' ARCHITECTURE

Yemeni vernacular architecture | MISFITS' ARCHITECTURE

Roof of cob house.  http://www.boghill.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/DSC_0115.jpg

Roof of cob house. http://www.boghill.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/DSC_0115.jpg

People lived for thousands of years in wintry lands without a thermostat to crank, or without any modern fuel or technology, and obviously did not all freeze to death – nor were they even necessarily uncomfortable. They built their homes differently than we do, they adopted different dress and habits, and lived with a different set of expectations.

People lived for thousands of years in wintry lands without a thermostat to crank, or without any modern fuel or technology, and obviously did not all freeze to death – nor were they even necessarily uncomfortable. They built their homes differently than we do, they adopted different dress and habits, and lived with a different set of expectations.

The Green Changemakers: A dream house in crisis times… and forever!

The Green Changemakers: A dream house in crisis times… and forever!

From Sangha, a Dogon village: "La casa más famosa de esta población, es la casa de Gutemele, el cazador protagonista del libro “El Dios del Agua”. Está construida en adobe..."

From Sangha, a Dogon village: "La casa más famosa de esta población, es la casa de Gutemele, el cazador protagonista del libro “El Dios del Agua”. Está construida en adobe..."

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