Creation of from responding To views of Wilshire and Korea Town
Program layout Yellow=students Grey=public
Form responding to placement of program
Manipulation of skin
SITE EDUCATIONAL COMERCIAL RESIDENTIAL OFFICE ROAD
This project is lodeged between the busy Wilshire BLVD and Korea Town. This makes the project is well placed to become an important urban node with a public transportation hub within a 2min walk. This project became an art exhibition as well as a performance hall. As a result the emphasis became on the differnt communitiesutilizing the building. Primaraly drawn as a simple peel of the urban landscape, voids within the piece become the gathering areas of the project.the southern facade is made is primaraly made of perferated metal and wood, where it becomes habitable. the whole skin is also treated as pealing to facilitate southern natural ventilation.
Published on Feb 22, 2013