Prefab buildings by Ten Fold Engineering build themselves in eight minutes
Our latest Facebook movie features a series of modular structures designed by Ten Fold Engineering, which can be transported anywhere on a lorry and self-dep...
Large mechanical shutters cover windows of Black Box extension by MATA Architects
MATA Architects has added a timber-clad extension to a house in north London, with windows concealed behind large shutters opened using mechanical winches.
Movie shows The Shed's moving roof in action
This captioned movie shows how the roof of The Shed, currently under construction in New York's Hudson Yards, will move back and forth.
The D*Haus Company to build Devon house with a swivelling top
Architects David Ben-Grünberg and Daniel Woolfson are making their shape-shifting D*Haus a reality – they've won permission for house with a rotating roof
Anmahian Winton's zinc-clad observatory enables stargazing from a New Hampshire mountain
The top of this faceted private observatory in central New Hampshire by Anmahian Winton Architects rotates to provide different views of the night sky.
10 buildings that move or change shape
Over the last few months we've been publishing short movies about shape-shifting architecture on our Facebook page. Here are ten of the best including projec...
Cody Dock Rolling Bridge set to revive former industrial site in east London
Thomas Randall-Page has revealed visuals of a rolling bridge for Cody Dock in east London that can be manually rotated to allow boats to pass beneath it.
Flat-pack MADI houses can be unfolded in six hours
This captioned movie shows workers unfolding a flat-pack MADI home – a modular, earthquake-resistant house that the manufacturer claims can be constructed wi...
Spinning walls animate the facade of Indian house by Matharoo
Designed by architects office Matharoo Associates, the facade of this Indian house slides and spins to transform it into a glass pavilion.
Rotating and tilting ReActor house accommodates two artists for five days
A pair of artists built and lived in this house balanced on a pole in upstate New York, which spun around and inclined as they moved around
Sliding walls move to create various layouts inside Garden House by Caspar Schols
Layered timber and glass walls move along runners to reveal or enclose this garden shed in Eindhoven, designed by Caspar Schols for his mother.