The Great Wall Apartment-Factory is a Green Destination for Life, Work and Play

by , 06/07/11

Urban design,green roof designs,Architecture,Air quality,korean architecture,seoul architecture,great wall of china,hakka houses,green roof apartments,Apartment-Factory

Photo © Yamasaki Ku Hong Associates Design Lab

The Korean term ‘apartment-factory’ is usually employed to describe piled up, small-scale manufacturing factories or office. However, in many instances, these stockpiled structures have given way to poor daylighting and problems associated with poor working conditions. Acknowledging these issued, Yamasaki Ku Hong Associates Design Lab set out to design a more sustainable model for living.

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