The Incubator Matrix: Live/Work/Play proposal for the Redesigning Detroit: A New Vision for an Iconic Site competition consists of a facility for a new industrial ecosystem to revitalize downtown Detroit. Designed by H Architecture, their design is a live/work station for high-tech start-up companies and creative young artists to continuously challenge each other and spark innovation. More images and architects’ description after the break. Recollecting Detroit - Distributing DowntownDowntown Detroit is changing into a place of work and living space. Historically, Detroit has been a city of separation. The assembly line in its most significant contribution was to separate each specialized process of production. The Automobile, its most famous product, enabled isolation between working and living space within the city. Detroit sprawled and residential space developed far from commercial areas of offices and factories.
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