LOS ANGELES, CA
The addition to and remodel of the remains of this house amounts to a laconic architecture of relative silence and deliberately frank appropriation of and juxtaposition with a vernacular without chatter, or superfluous gesture.
Mohamed Sharif with
Structural Consultant: Farshid Behshid/IDG Engineering
Photography: Taiyo Watanabe
Silently peeking above the existing roof line is a simple plane outlining the second floor of the addition beyond. Two upper windows give clues that things behind that wall are a little bit ... different.