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Scrounge Part One: Dan Murphy on the Moon

Apr 09, 2010 | 1 Comment

Scrounge Part One: Dan Murphy on the Moon

Photos Steven Pierce. Post by Dave Richards. A few years ago I was introduced to the wonderful concept of Scrounge by Alice Springs heritage architect Domenico Pecorari. Dom uses “scrounge” to describe the Central Australian tradition of using what materials happen to be at hand to create something new. This is of course the habit of humans all over the world but has had a particular importance in the Centre. Scrounge grew out of the reality that conventional building materials – well, any...Read more