816 still had good bones.
Stripping away the plaster exposed the rich clay tile texture. Removing the old ceiling joists opened up the vaulted bowstring truss form to the space below. The new design divided the building into three tenant spaces. The interior spaces in STUDIO‘s office are simple and honest. Finished with ordinary materials – ribbons of sheet metal, MDF, and peg board – the new design integrates with the original vaulted roof structure and masonry walls.