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Shelter in a Bag / mobile Homeless Shelter

Shelter in a Bag
Shelter in a Bag

A lot of homeless people don't have the opportunity to hide from the public and sleep calmly and protected from weather.
They avoid staying in homeless shelters, because they are afraid of thievery and violence.
"Shelter in a Bag" is a hybrid of a sleeping bag and a tent, made out of waterproof and breathable fabric. The inside of the bag is equipped with several pockets. The homeless can stuff personal belongins or random materials like cardboard and newspaper into the pockets.
Thus the homless people and their belongings are protected from weather and thievery. Rolled-up, the "Shelter in a Bag" is a bag for the homeless' property.

University

Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel

Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel
Kiel, Germany

Prof. Frank Jacob,
Prof. Dieter Zimmer,
Prof. Ulrich Hirsch

Design

Szprynwald, Piotr

Szprynwald, Piotr
Lund, Germany

Jan F. Wielert, Mirko Ihrig, Piotr Szpryngwald