The ‘urban reef’ created by Jason Decaires Taylor is somewhat of a fish neighborhood made up of sculptures under the sea for marine life to take refuge when a predator is on the hunt. In what resembles a typical urban American neighborhood, the marine life under the sea have multiple dwellings for them to escape whatever predators are lurking deep beneath the Cancun sea.
THE SUBMERGED HOME HAS BEEN BUILT TO BEAR A RESEMBLANCE TO SUBURBAN HOUSING COMMONLY FOUND IN THE WESTERN WORLD
SEVERAL OPENINGS OF VARIOUS SIZES ARE INTENDED TO ACT AS A SAFE ZONE FOR SMALL FISH IN NEED OF PROTECTION
EVERY PART OF THE HOME IS DESIGNED FOR A SPECIFIC REASON