Gallery: The Great Wall Apartment-Factory is a Green Destination for Li...

Photo © Yamasaki Ku Hong Associates Design Lab
 
The apartment-factories are being sandwiched by two differentiated types of retail; one orientated towards entertainment and the other towards day-to-day purchases.

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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