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BENCH-HOME / A home designed for homeless


「BENCH-HOME」is an interesting product design work for citizens and homeless persons. Considering the living situation of homeless persons, it extends the usability of public seats in the evening.
The UN report predicts that there will be 8.5 billion people in The world by 2030, of which nearly 60% of them are urban. The city is more and more crowed, Including low or no incomes ones. Due to the limitations of harvest, it is hard for the vagrants to have a permanent and comfortable house. There will be a challenge for them in cold winters,rainy days and endless nights.


Donghua University

Donghua University
Shanghai, China

Yuhong Shen,
Donghua University