Making Room: New York's Micro Apartments

By James S. Russell - 2013-01-29T17:44:56Z

Photograph by Museum of the City of New York via Bloomberg

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Tokyo Miniature

Movable screens offer sun protection and privacy to the eight tiny apartments of the Scaletta Apartments, opened in 2005 and designed by Tomoyuki Utsumi of Milligram Studio. Tokyo has pioneered the inventive design of small apartments. Utsumi fit two units on each floor in a structure less than 20 feet wide.

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