By Robert Kronenburg

The concept that structure may be moveable is person who grabs the mind's eye of either designers and the folks who use it, maybe since it so frequently forecasts a dynamic and creative technique to the advanced difficulties of our modern cellular society, whereas whilst facing problems with practicality, economic climate and sustainability.


Architecture in Motion examines the improvement of moveable, portable, demountable and transitority structure from prehistory to the current day. From generic vernacular versions comparable to the tent, cellular domestic and houseboat, to bold advancements in army and development engineering, all elements of moveable construction are considered.



Building on his prior works Portable Architecture and Houses in Motion, Robert Kronenburg compares conventional kinds of construction, present advertisement items and the paintings of leading edge designers, and examines key modern moveable constructions to bare striking, interesting and imaginative examples. He explores the philosophical and technological matters raised via those experimental and futuristic prototypes.


By figuring out the character of transitory structure, a brand new ecologically conscious layout process should be built to prioritise structures that 'tread frivolously in the world' and nonetheless show the feel of identification and group precious for a longtime dependable society. This publication offers a distinct perception into this pivotal box of design.

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