Developments in Residential Open Building: Analysis and Reflections on Two Seminal Case Studies

Jun 08, 2015

This article discusses an open building concept for multi-family residential architecture. By examining two specific case studies, this articles exposes the possibilities and limitations of this particular design concept. The paper also analyzes user involvement in the design process, opportunities, and the benefits of adaptable construction.

keywords: open building, industrialization, user participation, housing, flexibility

Author: 
Israel Nagore Setien (Pringle Brandon Perkins+Will)
Periodical: 
Perkins+Will Research Journal
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Perkins+Will
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