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Project • By Estudio PKHousing

Casa Sakura

The land Is surrounded with an environment of the Argentine Delta. Is implanted in a trapezoidal batch overlooking a lagoon. Its north orientation, towards one of its sides, provides the sun light to a patio with abundant vegetation, which Is used to generates the entrance of the house. It works as a bellows and an articulator; as a transition between the street and the access to the house, it is the heart of the house and all the circulations turn towards this patio. The west-facing facade has a sliding gate that is hidden when it opens with the intention of generating a scenographic sensation towards pedestrian access through a path that changes its forms. The idea is to go through different sensations: first we can appreciate the music... More

Project • By Michel Macedo ArquitetosPrivate Houses

JK House

Composed by two fundamental aspects: structural design and nature, this house merges building elements into a beautiful valley landscape in Paraná state - Brazil, interrelating the geographical aspect and the local topography. Implemented as a stone inserted into the landscape, the raised ground floor on a single plateau is bounded by a concrete wall at a more private level relative to the street, adding the pool at its edge minimizing landfill impact. The design of the structure that rests on this stone is positioned in a way so that the premise of the proposal could it be revealed in the access as a sculptural piece that unites structure and architecture, keeping the natural concrete with strong appeal to the local techniques . T... More