By Per-Johan Dahl, Caroline Dahl

In Loft P Per-Johan and Caroline Dahl draw from their study and perform in structure and urbanism to extract the spatial typology of the loft. Departuring from the synchronized get together and critique of Modernism, which spurred the emergence of loft structure in reduce long island throughout the Nineteen Fifties and '60s, the publication deploys the layout and development of Loft P in Malmo, Sweden, to extrapolate the architectural value of the loft. The loft grew to become a true property luck within the Seventies that unfold past manhattan urban, but, even if, usually missing a severe method of architectural layout. by way of spotting the old and theoretical premises of the loft, this publication establishes a physique of information valuable for numerous fields and practices whilst enticing the spatial attributes of the loft in modern discourse.

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