Gallery: Brooks+Scarpa’s Alta Lofts Provide Chic Living in an Old Facto...

Taking a long and windy road to completion Los Angeles' Alta Lofts is a unique take on contemporary urban living.  Struggling to finish the building in the existing economy, the lofts are finally complete and ready to offer sustainable living for a revitalized East LA community. Designed by Brooks-Scarpa Architects formally (Pugh-Scarpa), the green renovation is a striking re-envisioning of the 1920-era paint factory. The contemporary design capping the original neo-classical building is a nod to the retro chic that LA does best. The industrial artist studios open to a large central atrium by garage doors adding community and the open air to the lofts lifestyle.

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