The Box Office Shipping Container Project in Providence Rhode Island

The “Box Office” project in Providence, Rhode Island has been completed. Constructed from 32 Shipping Containers the 3-story, 10000-square-foot building was designed by Joe Haskett, Principal at Distill Studio, a Providence-based, sustainable design office. Peter Gill Case of Truth Box is the owner and developer. Featuring 12 office and studio units, the layout is modeled on London’s Container City residences, Amsterdam’s Keetowen Tempo Housing, and Puma City, a traveling retail, event, and bar space made out of shipping containers. Case’s Continue reading The Box Office Shipping Container Project in Providence Rhode Island

Greenhouse by Joost (Sydney 2011) A PopUp Shipping Container Restaurant in Sydney

“The Greenhouse is about designing and operating better places for people. Places that let us touch natural materials, understand where everyday things come from and taste fresh food straight from the garden.” It is also an excellent example of a PopUp Shipping Container Building and of incorporating Sustainability into contemporary urban design. Greenhouse by Joost is one of a continuing series of pop up restaurants that have been conceived by Joost Bakker. Currently located at Campbells Cove Sydney until the Continue reading Greenhouse by Joost (Sydney 2011) A PopUp Shipping Container Restaurant in Sydney