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Passive House Skatchkoff in Kortrijk, Belgium by HUB

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Article source: HUB

The Skatchkoff Residence is a detached passive-solar house at the edge of the centre of Kortrijk. The design brings two nostalgic elements into crystal clear form: the saw-tooth structure of the local textile industry and the wooden structure of the dacha of the client’s homeland, Russia.

Image Courtesy ©  Sarah Blee

Image Courtesy © Sarah Blee

  • Architects: HUB
  • Project: Passive House Skatchkoff
  • Location: Kortrijk, Belgium
  • Photography: Sarah Blee
  • Status: Completed
  • Commissioner: Ms. Skatchkoff
  • Program: 140 m²
  • Site: B-8500 Kortrijk
  • Budget: € 190.000,-
  • Partners: Futureproofed BAS

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HOUSE IN ROCAFORT, SPAIN BY Ramon Esteve

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Article source: Ramon Esteve

The beginning condition for this house is born from the trapezoidal shape of the plot, located in a residential area. The vegetation is a dense element of edge. That is the reason why the house is proposed like a volume where focusing views becomes specially important. 

Image Courtesy © Eduard Peris, Léa Chave, Silvia M. Martínez

Image Courtesy © Eduard Peris, Léa Chave, Silvia M. Martínez

  • Architects: Ramon Esteve
  • Project: HOUSE IN ROCAFORT,
  • Location: ROCAFORT, SPAIN
  • Photography: Eduard Peris, Léa Chave, Silvia M. Martínez
  • Collaborator Architects: Mercedes Coves, Sonia Rayos
  • Collaborator: Silvia M. Martínez
  • Bulding Engineer: Emilio Pérez
  • Construction company: DOC Diseño y Objetivos para la Construcción
  • Works manager: Javier Segrera
  • Project: 2005
  • Completion date: 2008

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House in IIZUKA in Rakuichi, JAPAN by Rhythmdesign

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Article source: Rhythmdesign

This two-stories residence with wooden structure is located in a town by an hour drive from Fukuoka city, in southern part of Japan. The family aimed to get various places in a site which has a shape of an umbrella or an arrow. We proposed to create diverse topography in the house, and each space is facing to surroundings equally.

Image Courtesy © Koichi Torimura

Image Courtesy © Koichi Torimura

 

  • Architects: Rhythmdesign
  • Project: House in IIZUKA
  • Location: Rakuichi, IIzuka city, Fukuoka pref., JAPAN
  • Photographer: Koichi Torimura
  • Status: completed
Structure: wood
  • Site area: 395.93m2
  • Building area: 68.68m2
  • Gross internal floor area: 104.87m2
Image Courtesy © Koichi Torimura

Image Courtesy © Koichi Torimura

  • Commissioned: June 2010
  • Completed: November 2011
  • Client: Private
Budget: Confidential
  • Team: Kenichiro Ide, Mariko Shimada
  • Structural Engineers: Kuroiwa Structural Engineers
  • Funiture: E&Y CO.,LTD.
  • Support: FORZA
  • Main contractor: Ikohouse corporation

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SOROCABA HOUSE in Sao Paulo, Brazil by Estudio BRA Arquitetura

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Article source: Estudio BRA Arquitetura

Located in a residential neighborhood in Sorocaba City, 80km from Sao Paulo, Brazil, the horizon has been marked by the shape of this contemporary house.

Composed of two overlapping volumes, the house derives from the intention to release the largest possible area for living spaces and provide fluidity between the spaces. The upper volume was designed bigger than the lower one, because of that half of the house seems to float on the ground and provides shadow and a relaxing space on the yard.

Image Courtesy © Pedro Kok

Image Courtesy © Pedro Kok

  • Architects: Estudio BRA Arquitetura
  • Project: SOROCABA HOUSE
  • Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Photography: Pedro Kok
  • Project: 02/2013
  • Construction: 01/2014
  • Built area: 127sqm
  • Plot area: 154sqm
  • Authors: André Di Gregorio e Rodrigo Maçonilio
  • Collaborators: Henrique Menezes (architect) e Beatriz Rocha (student);
  • Construction Firm: DCASTRO Construções
  • Landscaping: Dhavi Chao

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Beast in Austin, USA by Specht Harpman

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Article source: Specht Harpman

This project involved the renovation and adaptive re-use of an existing single-story brick building in downtown Austin.  The structure, built in the 1920’s, housed a wide variety of tenancies through the years, from a mom-and pop grocery store to leasing offices for new downtown condominiums.  The current owner, a creative company involved with film production, was on an extremely limited budget, and wanted to re-use as much of what existed as possible while making something that was uniquely “Austin” in character.

Image Courtesy © Specht Harpman

Image Courtesy © Specht Harpman

  • Architects: Specht Harpman
  • Project: Beast
  • Location: Austin, Texas, USA
  • Software used: Autocad

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Horse stable refurbishment in Předlice, Ústí nad Labem by 3+1 architekti

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Article source: 3+1 architekti

The building of the former stables is part of the farming complex founded  around 1870. Size and location of the building is the key to the layout of the whole farm. Along with similarly large barn on the southern edge of the property it defines large yard area and establishes the complex scale, which is larger compared to the surrounding residential development.

Image Courtesy © Pavel Plánička

Image Courtesy © Pavel Plánička

  • Architects: 3+1 architekti
  • Project: Horse stable refurbishment
  • Location: Předlice, Ústí nad Labem
  • Photography: Pavel Plánička
  • Project: 2011
  • Realization: 2014
  • Co-operation: Tereza Řeháková
  • Plot size: 6066 m2
  • Floor area: 458 m2
  • Enclosure: 3900 m3

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Weston Residence in Weston, Connecticut by Specht Harpman Architects

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Article source: Specht Harpman Architects

The Weston Residence nestles in a valley adjacent to the Saugatuck River.  In plan and section, the elements of the house engage the site in a way that purposefully blurs the transition and distinction between the built and natural environment.

Image Courtesy © Taggart Sorensen

Image Courtesy © Taggart Sorensen

  • Architects: Specht Harpman Architects
  • Project: Weston Residence
  • Location: Weston, Connecticut
  • Photography: Taggart Sorensen
  • Software used: Autocad
  • Project Size: 2400 sq. ft.
  • Completion Date: 2013
  • Design Team: Scott Specht, Louise Harpman, Amy Lopez-Cepero

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Atielier of art and crafts in Buenos Aires, Argentina by Hitzig Militello Arquitectos

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Article source: Hitzig Militello Arquitectos

The project took place in an old corner property. It is a typical house built in the mid-twentieth century considered as self-construction housing. The property is divided into three separate units. The actual project was performed on corner unit, which functioned as an old bicycle store in the neighborhood.

Image Courtesy © Federico Kulekdjian

Image Courtesy © Federico Kulekdjian

  • Architects: Hitzig Militello Arquitectos
  • Project: Atielier of art and crafts
  • Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Photography: Federico Kulekdjian
  • Construction: HM.Arquitectos,  Fernando Hitzig, Leonardo G. Militello
Image Courtesy © Federico Kulekdjian

Image Courtesy © Federico Kulekdjian

  • Client: Private
  • Collaborators: Florencia Schvartzman, Lorhena Cáceres Suárez
  • Structural Advisor: Carlos Gandini
  • Total Covered Surface: 62 m2
  • Total Un-Covered Surface: 53 m2
  • Year: 2013-2014

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Holiday Home in Sarzeau, France by RAUM

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Article source: RAUM

Located in the north coast of the Rhuys peninsula, the house takes place at the edge of a lightly residential area and a wood overhanging the sea.

The project set up in this wooden hill and offers several living areas connected to the outside in a particular way.

Image Courtesy © Audrey Cerdan

Image Courtesy © Audrey Cerdan

  • Architects: RAUM
  • Project: Holiday Home
  • Location: Sarzeau, France
  • Photography: Audrey Cerdan
  • Client: private
  • Program: holiday home
  • Place: Sarzeau, Golfe du Morbihan France
  • Surface: 69m2
  • Year: 2013
  • Materials: wood, concrete, green roof.

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CJ – housing in urban density in Vienna, Austria by Caramel Architects

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Article source: Caramel Architects

In its design for the housing project CJ5, Caramel tackles the question of sustainable urban density on the outskirts of Vienna.

Image Courtesy © Caramel Architects

Image Courtesy © Hertha Hurnaus

  • Architects: Caramel Architects
  • Project: CJ – housing in urban density
  • Location: Vienna, Austria
  • Photography: Hertha Hurnaus
  • Software used: Archicad and SketchUp

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