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Photos of the Dhaka-based studio's SA Residence project - Completed in 2010, - located in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

SA Residence by Shatotto Architects

A boat by the "ghat" (steps) into a courtyard pool in a meditative house in Dhaka, Bangladesh SA Residence by Shatotto Architects

Container Studio, shipping container home

MB Architecture morphs shipping containers into reflective art studio - Green Diary - Green Revolution Guide by Dr Prem

Shipping Containers Just Got the Inevitable Mansion Treatment

Shipping Containers Just Got the Inevitable Mansion Treatment

Shipping Container Home (Brisbane, Australia) Architect and designer Todd Miller didn’t just use a shipping container for this home—it appears like he used an entire shipping company, since it took 31 containers to build it. Photo by ZieglerBuild

Shipping Container Greenhouse~ Inside each greenhouse is a hydroponic watering system and a metal staircase to the upper level. On the lower level, a fish pond and cleaning tank make it possible to fertilize and recycle water. Upstairs, vegetables and herbs flourish in full sun, protected by the greenhouse roof from the effects of urban air pollution.

Urban Farms built in used shipping containers represents a viable option for commercial scale farming in urban areas and cities. The urban shipping container farm is a relatively new and unique idea, and it remains to be seen if the trend catches on.

You don’t have enough room to accommodate your guests? Take a shipping container, place it in your garden and refurbish it as a home for guests. Just like the initiators of the next project did. As a result of their cooperation with the architects, they now can enjoy this cute metal addition as a guest …

Poteet Architects in San Antonio, Texas recently constructed this shipping container house for a local client to use as a tiny guest house in her artist community.