27 Jun '11, 6pm

Dwell On Design Showcases Luxury Chicken Coops: Chicken coops aren't generally considered luxury items but one o...

Dwell On Design Showcases Luxury Chicken Coops: Chicken coops aren't generally considered luxury items but one o...

Chicken coops aren't generally considered luxury items but one of the hottest trends in the home decor world is urban farming. The back-to-the-land movement has people reclaiming spaces in cities for community gardens and striving to eat locally as much as possible. One of the most intriguing exhibits at the Dwell on Design show at the Los Angeles Convention Center this weekend, was one featuring live chickens scratching and pecking in their own modernist abodes. The design-centric structures are called "chicken co-ops" and are created by a company called RAAD. RAAD stands for Ramsey Architecture And Design, a company headed by James Ramsey, a design master whose experience has included work as a satellite engineer for NASA as well as working at several architecture firms and teaching architecture at the Parsons School of Design. RAAD has done a variety of chicer-than-chic...

Full article: http://www.justluxe.com/lifestyle/home-decor/feature-1604...

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