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3-D Model Home for New Orleans 9th Ward

3-D Model Home for New Orleans 9th Ward

Here are some of the proposed homes for Brad Pitt’s organization, Make It Right New Orleans which have been designed by some of the leading architects practicing today. A basic computer-generated massing model such as this is used by architects to study the buildings within the site’s context. Building forms are also studied in relation [...]

Life After Katrina

Life After Katrina

Here is a testimony from a survivor of the hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. The damage to entire towns have disrupted home life forever, and these residents have been slowly trying to get their lives back to some resemblance of normalcy. Dollhouse Digest believes they should not be forgotten. They are us, and a home [...]

Making It Right in New Orleans

Making It Right in New Orleans

“In 2007, frustrated by the slow pace of rebuilding in the Lower Ninth, Brad Pitt set up a foundation called Make It Right; the foundation then commissioned 13 architecture firms to design affordable, green houses. The organization plans to build 150 homes, all for returning Lower Ninth residents. So far, just 15 of them are [...]

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