Milkman Arts Studio
occupied adaptive reuse renovation
This 1,000 sqaure foot renovation and expansion project converted an existing residential garage into a modern dance studio with a new second floor music practice space and outdoor courtyard. The dance space was designed to have an indoor-outoddr use, for rehearsals and occasioanl performances. Green building elements consist of re-use of existing foundation and first floor wood studs, passive solar elements including low-e windows, sunscreens, high amounts of insulation, a reflective roofing material and deep roof eaves.
Location: Culver City, California
Client: Rebecca Alson-Milkman & Craig Thomas
Architect: Salazar Architect Inc.
Consultant: Jon Udoff