Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
JGC HOUSE by MDBA
September 1st, 2013 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: MDBA
THE FORM AND THE POSITION OF THE HOUSE IS A REPONSE TO THE SHAPE AND ASPECT OF THE PLOT, CLOSED ON THE STREET SIDE AND OPENTO THE CITY LANDSCAPE. EACH LEVEL HAS ITS OWN RELATIONSHIP WITH THE EXTERNAL SPACE. VERTICAL COMMUNICATION IS A BACKBONE THAT CONNECTS SPACES ON EITHER SIDE, IT IS CLOSED AT THE ENTRANCE AND IT OPENS ITSELF TO THE LANDSCAPEIN THE UPPER FLOOR. WINDOWS ON THE STREET DEFINE THE LANDSCAPEINSIDE WALL MASSIVITY AND TOWARDS INTERIOR GARDEN, THE HOUSE OPENS ITSELF LOOKING TO THE CITY, MASSIVITY DISAPPEARS AND PREVAILS THE VOLUME THAT LOOKS FOR THE LANDSCAPE.