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Feb 1, 2017

THE ALIVE HOUSES

Have you ever thought over a paradox: a house, even a recent one, when not inhabited, gets degraded very quickly, while a humble old house, but exploited by people, keeps on thriving for decades? Isn't it because houses are "alive", - they live when they are lived in, and they die when not used by anyone. The concept of "living" houses seems to soon become a literal, not a figurative one.

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