The Richard Neutra Solution To Limited Square Footage.
For an architect as Richard Neutra, the limitation of space was challenging. The solution he found was to design flexible spaces furnished with multipurpose furniture and fittings while also borrowing space from the outdoors.
A New Way Of Building: The Prefabricated Units.
Of course, having the rooms dependent on these core part had an impact on the house plan: the kitchen and the toilet are -as an example- depending on this mechanical core.
The Use Of Outsides As Part Of The Plan.
Materials And Lighting System.
Neutra used light birchwood in bedrooms while -in contrast- walnut in the living, walking closet and in the kitchen to balance the enamel finished fittings.
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