For shipping containers and factories, we're just starting to scratch the surface of the awesome possibilities.
, art: tons of projects across the board are staring to appreciate the potential of these funky boxes. I'm particularly interested in reuses that respect the original form, like the art piece below (Maker Faire San Mateo 2012, I believe by somebody from NIMBY
On factories, and production more broadly:
Thousands of units produced around the world are less fun and often less sustainable. Dieter Rams' idea of 'Less But Better'
sounds like a great inspiration for making things custom and local. If they're better and we buy fewer, I think it's ok for things to occasionally be a bit more expensive.