Alice Fung's Architecture Firm Featured in Dwell
Roski Professor Alice Fung and her professional partner Michael Blatt of Fung + Blatt were featured in Dwell magazine. The design presented in the magazine is for an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) that is included in the City of Los Angeles's program that enlisted emerging architecture firms to design 28 ADUs plans that are pre-approved under the new Standard Plan Program—speeding up the permitting process from weeks-long to as little as a day.
"The goal of repeatable design should be to create things that uplift the spirit, function better, and achieve a greater economy of means," say the architects. "The ADU standard plan pilot program provides the perfect opportunity to apply these principles in a way that has the potential to reach the greatest number of people, and to make a small dent in addressing the housing shortage in our city."
Read the full article here.