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Dillon617

CompanyLorcan O'Herlihy Architects [LOHA]
Lead DesignersLorcan O'Herlihy Architects [LOHA]
Design TeamLorcan O'Herlihy Architects [LOHA]
Project LocationLos Angeles, California
ClientCIM Group
CreditsPhotography: Paul Vu
Prize(s)Bronze in Architecture Categories / Residential Building
Entry Description

Located on a narrow infill lot in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, LOHA’s newest housing project, Dillon617 creatively integrates open, communal space into a dense urban development, bringing essential housing to this growing community.

The design for Dillon617 is derived from two long bars connected by an exterior walkway and pushed to one side of the property to allocate a significant portion of the site to a landscaped paseo. This gesture creates a dynamic open space to the residents and brings light and air deeper into the building.

Bio

Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects [LOHA] harnesses the complexities and latent opportunities of urban society to create transformative architecture. Our work is driven by ruthless optimism, creative pragmatism, and a profound conviction that bold, enlightened design elevates the soul and enriches communities.