We showcase a timeline of nine prefab architecture projects from the 20th century. To see how contemporary designers are using the building technique, pick up a copy of our annual prefab issue on...
With a life span of just 11 months, the prefabricated 1951 Dome of Discovery, designed by architect Ralph Tubbs for the Festival of Britain, lives on as a lost cultural icon.
Constructed in 1961, Richard Meier’s first residential project is a nascent example of the modern prefab typology.
The pioneering designer’s metal homes set a model for future construction.