les maisons ballons

November 21, 2013 — 2 Comments

A colony of Wallace Neff’s bubble houses (“maisons ballons”) in Dakar — as they look now -

neff, bubble houses, dakar, 2013

And as they looked in 1949, when they were built -

neff, bubble houses, dakar

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2 responses to les maisons ballons

  1. 
    Livon Diramerian November 21, 2013 at 5:27 pm

    We should search why these bubble houses did not flourish? Although they are based on circular forms, but they are not organically connected to the environment.

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