Jillian Reichlin – Sileo

Sileo is a social design project based on the “housing first” principle, which aims to provide homeless people with a roof so that they can reintegrate society. 
Starting from an existing frame hut, the challenge was to design a 10m2 interior to make it a pleasant place to live at a low cost.

The project consists of four individual cabins containing a bed with storage, a wardrobe, a mirror, a removable desk, a chair and shelves. All these elements have been designed in Swiss spruce wood and are arranged in the cabin in such a way as to take up as little space as possible. 

Two other huts serve as a common kitchen and a common bathroom. This place is intended to be supervised by a Geneva association for the homeless.

Diploma project (2022) by Jillian Reichlin

Silvio Rebholz
Architecture, Scenography
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