this six-unit project is sited on a narrow 50-foot lot, yet 22 feet are dedicated to an open courtyard. delineated by bold colors, each unit has a four-story atrium skylight that also acts as a thermal chimney to pull warm air out of the interiors.

norton towers-on-the-court, west hollywood, calif

West Hollywood, Calif., has a legacy of courtyard housing, so the city encourages developers to build within the tradition. This project...

other well-defined outdoor areas encourage student interaction.

california state polytechnic university pomona, residential suites

Mark Horton / Architecture, San Francisco. This nifty little dormitory had to please a roll call of constituencies. (Or, as architect Mark...



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