En-able – Paralytic Home Proposal / Triple O Studio

  • 17 Apr 2013
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Designed by Triple O Studio, the basic premise they had for their design of the En-able – Paralytic Home was to keep in mind the every day activities of the differently-able and the specific nuances in the design of catering to their needs. Located in , the architects wanted to create an environment that would bring about a feeling of community and help keep their spirits up. More images and architects’ description after the break.

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Every bed/room in the camp opens onto a uniquely treated courtyard to enhance the sense of community and of shared experiences.The extensive use of ramps for wheelchairs was also adhered to.

Architects: Triple O Studio
Location: Sri Lanka
Project Team: Aishwarya Soni, Anupriya Subbian, Karthikeyan A., Praveen A.G, Tahaer Zoyab, Vamsi Krishna

Cite: Furuto, Alison. "En-able – Paralytic Home Proposal / Triple O Studio" 17 Apr 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 22 May 2015. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=359880>
  • CatC

    Does anyone else have a problem with the name of this project?! I find the wording somewhat inappropriate..

    • IDeasinf

      I Love it!! love the name too!!