L.A.’s Longest Building Fits An Entire Neighborhood Under One Roof

Architect Michael Maltzan’s latest housing development is a social experiment stretched over a quarter of a mile.City living can be lonely. It’s hard to meet people in a high-rise, where you have no reason to wander onto floors beyond your own. There are no front yards to chat in, and few common spaces. A new apartment building by architect Michael Maltzan in Los Angeles provides an alternative solution to the skyscraper for dense downtown homes. Instead of building up, residences are spread across, recreating the social fabric of a neighborhood full of single-family homes—but within the context of tightly packed Read More

Source:: Fast Company