MRJ House employs several strategies for fulfilling the client’s demand for more light: a four story lightwell with transparent stairs is introduced, the front and rear yards are excavated and new curtain walls are installed, and a double-height living space is carved down from the first floor into the basement.

Client: Confidential

Program: Residential, House

Status: Complete

Size: 2,400 SF

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Architect: KM,A (Kyle May and Pauline Allaz)
Structural Engineer: Loney Engineering
Mechanical Engineer: Sarfi HVAC

Images: KM,A