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.
ATTIC IN BERGA, Spain by ESTUDI DE DISSENY AGUSTÍ COSTA
July 12th, 2015 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: ESTUDI DE DISSENY AGUSTÍ COSTA
Intervention in an attic built around 1975. The project proposes a substantial improvement of thermal comfort (non-existent) acting from inside. Also expands outwards communication via two openings which, by way of frames, increases the visual field of the dining room.
In the definition of the new space, the project collides with the situation of the volumes of the stair, the elevator and courtyards, which do not allow other movement than that existing. On the other hand, the fact that the program of the new owner does not differ from the original program, not allowed fluffing the plant. Given these facts, we decided to create a light volume, the bathroom, with crystals on top, and sets, small visual communication strategies and the partitioning dissolution. Thus, it enhances the diffusion of light and get a degree of clearness in the daytime areas and circulation, that together with the design of a very practical and functional furniture and the use of color, totally changes the perception of housing compared with the initial plant.
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