How Small is Too Small?

School of Architecture Lecturer Katrina Stoll, along with Takako Tajima and  Daina Swagerty, present an investigation into the potential for so-called micro-unit housing in Los Angeles. Szabo and Tajima are constructing a full-sized 300-square-foot dwelling in the Los Angeles Forum for Architecture and Urban Design’s gallery space, allowing visitors the opportunity to understand what it would feel like living in a micro-unit. The installation will feature a double bed, kitchen, living area, and storage, replicating the bare essentials of a typical micro-unit. The two designers seek to engage the public on what the proliferation of micro-units would do to the vitality of surrounding neighborhoods, as well as to notions of contemporary domesticity.


May 31 to August 4

Opening Reception: Friday May 31, 7 to 10 p.m.

LA Forum Events @ WUHO Gallery

6518 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Gallery Hours: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m


See the original press release and more information about the LA Forum here.