Amazing Culver City Live/Work Space
3863 College Ave, Culver City, CA, 90232 United States
| Conceptually derived from the classic work/live artists lofts of Greenwich Village + Soho|
3100 s.f. structure addresses various programs of habitation while integrating the traditional use of residential space by redefining the lines between live, work and play.
Built R1 on an R4 lot, it is a hybrid of clean modern lines + industrial warehouse space.
One central wall acts as the focal point of the structure in both form + function.
The oxblood red kitchen wall marks the distinction between public and private domains while containing all essential systems: HVAC, electrical and plumbing.
Adaptable open space and abundant natural light are two integral architectural elements of the residence.
The creative living area is nearly 2000 s.f. with three tiers of vaulted ceiling.
Skylights rhythmically placed at varying elevations and intervals throughout the space maximize the entry of natural daylight.
The fanning effect of the roof structure imparts a dynamic sense