MATERIAL: New Zealand pine
DETAILS: Build the world you want to see with Blockitecture®, a set of architectural building blocks by designer James Paulius. Cantilever and nest hexagonal blocks to create towers, cities, and dwellings.
Habitat is the first in the Blockitecture® series, designed by James Paulius for Metaproject, an industry projects class produced by the Rochester Institute of Technology in partnership with Areaware. The forms were inspired by Habitat 67, a housing complex and pavilion designed by Moshe Safdie for the 1967 World's Fair in Montreal, Canada.
Recommended for ages 6 and up.
ABOUT THE BRAND: Areaware is a gift and home accessories brand based in Brooklyn, NY and Columbus, OH. They work with independent designers to bring their design ideas to life. They value design integrity, and collaborate closely with designers to realize their vision while also responding to consumer needs and market forces. Each design produced is exclusive to the Areaware brand.