MABROUK COUNTRY HOUSE
Cristiano Mascaro

Mabrouk Country House

CANDIDA TABET ARQUITETURA as Architects

A splendid mountain region covered by tropical vegetation surrounds and becomes a part of the interior spaces of the Mabrouck house.

photo_credit Cristiano Mascaro
Cristiano Mascaro
photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini

The common areas resemble intersecting galleries organized by a central axis while the extremities are aligned with the four cardinal points.

photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini
photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini

Local woodworking techniques inspired the architectural language and created an elegant rhythmic pattern on the roof tops.

photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini
photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini

The materials chosen to compose this house were cement, stone, wood, zinc, corten steel, un-dyed leather and glass. These materials were specifically chosen for their desired aging process as they become more beautiful with signs of time and dismiss the need for touch ups.

photo_credit Romulo Fialdini
Romulo Fialdini
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