01 Episode: Laneway Housing with Jake Fry
On this episode of 2 Designers & A Podcast, we’ll talk with Jake Fry, the founder of award-winning firm, SmallWorks Studios and Laneway Housing Inc., about the impact and benefits of laneway housing on the environment, as well as current and future trends of small-scale buildings.
About the Guest
As a strong advocate for laneway housing, Jake Fry established award-winning firm, Smallworks Studios and Laneway Housing Inc. in Vancouver in 2005. He successfully built the company from the ground up and gathered a dedicated team that is committed to sustainability, innovation, and providing affordable housing options for single families. Jake is also a co-founder of a non-profit society, SmallHousing BC, and was named Ernst & Young’s (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year in Manufacturing in 2014.
Smallworks, laneway housing, affordable housing, sustainable design
Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design (FAAD)
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Original Publication Citation
Solano, M. & Santilli, M. (Hosts). (2022). 2 designers & a podcast [Audio podcast]. Sheridan College. https://open.spotify.com/show/30EXbWyZt47az0W7rAbR63
Fry, Jake; Solano, Maya; and Santilli, Melaina, "01 Episode: Laneway Housing with Jake Fry" (2022). Series 2. 4.
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