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Chapter 5: Redefining the Standard House Rather than being defined by a set of physical dimensions, a person can be characterised through their activities.  When measured, the fluctuations and deviations from the baseline measurements establish each individual’s unique behaviometric fingerprint.  Similarly, instead of being described as a set of spatial dimensions, a house can also… Continue reading E01 // QUANTAMIC HOUSE

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Chapter 4: Redefining the Standard Person My redrawing of a standard house begins with the redrawing of a standard person. We live in a world where our activities and living patterns can be measured and recorded as a set of detailed biometrics and behaviometrics data.  What would a Standard Person be like under this measuring… Continue reading E01 // QUANTAMIC HOUSE

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Chapter 2: The Rules behind the Standard House The rules which our houses are designed upon are largely influenced by the social, cultural, and aesthetic practice of their time.  Different communities have different living habits and rituals.  The standard houses of different time periods and communities are arranged to fulfil these needs.  The rules can… Continue reading E01 // QUANTAMIC HOUSE

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Chapter 1: A Study on 50 Houses on the Market What kind of houses do we live in nowadays?  What do they contain?  How are they arranged?  What happens inside?   The initial research looked into 50 houses for sale in the suburbs of the UK in 2014.  Many of the underlying internal organisations and logic… Continue reading E01 // QUANTAMIC HOUSE

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Chapter 3:Dissecting the Standard House There are two characteristics shared by all standard houses: a default number of rooms and a fixed quantity of space.  These rooms are further defined by compartment walls and connecting doorways.  A standard house contains all the rooms required to satisfy the anticipated activities of its users at all times. … Continue reading E01 // QUANTAMIC HOUSE