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Due to the purpose of signifying the differentiation between envelope and partition , a contractor was required who mastered the knowledge and skills of combining conventional wood frame construction with artisan craftsmanship. 44 The partitions direct the spatial continuity of the loft. They are assembled through skeleton and skin. Using wooden framing to shape the skeleton. the open plan is gradually articulated. 45 Closing the studs, the skin completes the partitions. Using MDF to drape the skeleton,the open plan is mastered.

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