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The ultimate stop on the Dwell Home Tours East Side & Downtown Tour 2013 is at Tattuplex. Tattuplex is an all-metallic custom-made prefab duplex located on the east facet of Silverlake in Los Angeles, California. Designed by Tom Marble of Marbletecture for a client that happens to be a male nurse and a Zen Buddhist monk, the duplex consists of a S,100-sq.-foot, one-mattress room unit underneath with a 600-sq.-foot studio with a wrap spherical deck, above.
The development is created from prefabricated package deal of parts that sits atop a cast-in-place concrete foundation. Due to the consumer’s religious beliefs, no correct angles have been allowed inside the design. The design started in SketchUp (3D drawing software program program) after which was translated into Revit (a setting up software program program) sooner than it is perhaps digitally be fabricated by EcoSteel.
The inside choices polished concrete flooring and light-weight picket particulars that embrace the kitchen and bathroom cabinets, doorways, and some home furnishings.
Inside you truly begin to observe the scarcity of correct angles, from the kitchen design to the partitions – each little factor is constructed with clever angles.
You moreover see metallic on the ceilings, the equivalent metallic that is on parts of the home’s exterior.
Photos by Christine Kim, Dwell on Design.