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La maison-vague in Reims, France by Patrick Nadeau

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Article source: Patrick Nadeau

The project context is based on experimentation, and initiated by the public housing council of Reims (HLM – l’Effort Rémois) – in a subdivision of 63 lots with heavy economic constraints.

La Maison-vague uses vegetation for its architectural and environmental qualities, particularly in terms of thermal insulation. A fully vegetated shell protects the interior from summer heat and winter cold. The basic form is to encapsulate within a single mat of vegetation that undulates and floats above the ground, at sitting height (the rim surrounding the wooden shelf is kind of a big bench). The traditional relationship between house and garden is changed, disturbed even, the project encompasses both in the same construction.

Image Courtesy © Patrick Nadeau

Image Courtesy © Patrick Nadeau

  • Architects: Patrick Nadeau
  • Project: La maison-vague
  • Location: Reims, France
  • Surface area: 110 m2
  • Place of construction: the commune of Sillery near Reims
  • Client: Effort Rémois
  • Project management: Patrick Nadeau
  • Technical Consultant: AD & Services
  • Vegetation (experimental): Ecovégétal

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House in Tsutsumino, Japan by fuse-atelier

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Article source: fuse-atelier 

The house is located on a residential block overlooking the Edogawa river in the city of Noda,Chiba. It is a scenic environment with views in the west that opens through a green park and a riverbed that expands beyond. The site is a relatively large section of a recently developed land lot, where the surrounding areas are still largely vacant. The client, a young couple in their thirties, wanted the expansive views of the Edogawa river, a terrace will-integrated with the living room, and a small cafe space on the second floor.

Image Courtesy © fuse-atelier

Image Courtesy © fuse-atelier

  • Architects: fuse-atelier
  • Project: House in Tsutsumino
  • Location: Tsutsumino, Japan
  • Photography: fuse-atelier
  • Site area: 198.47m2
  • Building area: 109.75 m2
  • Gross internal floor area: 135.69 m2
  • Start of work: 2012
  • Completion of work: 2013
  • Structure: Reinforced Concrete
  • Floor: 2-Storey
  • Design Team: fuse-atelier + Musashino Art Universityfuse-studio
  • Structural Engineers: YsutakaKonishi.
  • Main contractor: NaganoKoumuten

Products used:

  • Major materials: exposed concrete,exterior;
  • Exposedconcrete: tiledfloor,interior

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Tierras Blancas House in Catapilco, Chile by Alberto Browne + Hernán Fontaine

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Article source: Alberto Browne + Hernán Fontaine

The brief was to build a residential house for a family and guests in the area of Catapilco, the 5th Region in Chile.

The Principal idea was to build the house with wood. The main strategy was to focus on the wooden section of the house and secondly on its surroundings.

Image Courtesy © Alberto Browne

Image Courtesy © Alberto Browne

  • Architects: Alberto Browne + Hernán Fontaine
  • Project: Tierras Blancas House
  • Location: Catapilco, Chile
  • Photography: Alberto Browne
  • Construction: Tamarugo Construcciones
  • Structural Engineering: Ingevsa – José Manuel  Morales
  • Materiality: Wood
  • Ground Area: 30 acres
  • Built Area: 360 sqm

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Stud Horse Mountain in Washington by Balance Associates, Architects

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Article source: Balance Associates, Architects

This 3,500 square foot home is located at the end of a ridge overlooking the Methow Valley in Northeast Washington State.

The house is arranged around a courtyard to provide a sheltered area from the exposed location on the ridge. It is separated into four parts, each orientated to different views and solar exposure. A large screen porch forms a connection between the living and sleeping wings to provide an insect free outdoor dining and living space. The shed roofs with cathedral ceilings slope with the contours of the hill to reduce the overall scale and impact to the structure as it is viewed from the valley floor below.

Image Courtesy © Balance Associates, Architects

Image Courtesy © Balance Associates, Architects

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Casa Las Moras in Estado de México by Claudia López Duplan

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Article source: Claudia López Duplan

This house located in the State of Mexico was operated entirely with the completion of the original project to suit the needs and tastes of their new owners. The changes were very complete because the original architectural program was not suitable for the goals he had for his family rest house .

Image Courtesy © Héctor Armando Herrera

Image Courtesy © Héctor Armando Herrera

  • Architects: Claudia López Duplan
  • Project: Casa Las Moras
  • Location: Estado de México
  • Photography: Héctor Armando Herrera
  • Date: 2014

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Guest House in Navidad, Chile by AATA ARQUITECTOS ASOCIADOS

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Article source: AATA ARQUITECTOS ASOCIADOS

The requirement of the client was consisting of a small cabin for guests.

It was thought as an element that stands on the ground with almost no intervention of it. For the same reason it was thought in 2 stories. That way less surface deals with the ground.

The project is a 540cm cube (exterior measure) of wooden structure with two stories inside.

Image Courtesy ©  impulsando.com

Image Courtesy © impulsando.com

  • Architects: AATA ARQUITECTOS ASOCIADOS
  • Project: Guest House
  • Location: Navidad, Chile
  • Photography: impulsando.com
  • Owner: Mario Cerda Sepúlveda
  • Year of Project: 2005
  • Construction: Carlos Vidal
  • Year of Construction: 2006
  • Surface: 26m2 useful
  • Cost: 15800 €

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Study-House in Mar Chapálico, Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico by ATELIER ARSº

Friday, June 27th, 2014

Article source: ATELIER ARSº

Building a house for a urban geographer and a great connoisseur of architecture and city meant for us the possibility to experiment with a certain way of understanding the architectural project. The plot is in a place called La Floresta – The Forest – a XX mid-century urbanization as a garden city aside Chapala Lake in west Mexico, which since a long time has been known as a retirement place for foreigners due to its great weather.

Image Courtesy © Onnis Luque

Image Courtesy © Onnis Luque

  • Architects: ATELIER ARSº (Alejandro Guerrero Gutiérrez., Andrea Soto Morfín.)
  • Project: Study-House in Mar Chapálico
  • Location: Paseo de los Veleros #41 Fraccionamiento La Floresta. Ajijic Jalisco Mexico.
  • Photography: Onnis Luque
  • Project: 2007-2008
  • Construction: 2008-2013.
  • Client: Felipe Cabrales Barajas PhD.
  • Built area: Covered space: 234.53 sqm. Plot: 546.00 sqm.
  • Type of assignment: Direct

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bomastraat in Ghent, Belgium by nu architectuuratelier

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Article source: nu architectuuratelier

On a unique location in the inner city of Ghent, a single family house is constructed within the walls of an old industrial building. The former forge and carpentry became the scene for a new home. Some of the existing shed roofs are teared down, some parts remain. Similarly, part of the concrete flooring is kept and partdemolished.

Image Courtesy ©  Stijn Bollaert

Image Courtesy © Stijn Bollaert

  • Architects: nu architectuuratelier
  • Project: bomastraat
  • Location: Ghent, Belgium
  • Photography: Stijn Bollaert
  • Date of completion: december 2010
  • Program: Rebuilding of a former forge to a single-family house with Bed & Breakfast.
  • Client: Ward Denys en Mieke De Maeyer
  • Structuralengineer: ingenieursbureau Herman Fraeye
  • Epb: Energy Projects
  • Primaryconstruction: ADG Bouw, TMB Staaltechniek (steel), De Groot Schrijnwerkerij (wood)
  • Exteriorjoinery: Aluminium De Croock
  • Facade: Dakwerken Bogaert
  • Electricity: Barelec Elektriciteit
  • Heating: Nonneman Installatietechniek
  • Interior finishes: De GrootSchrijnwerkerij (interiorjoinery), Durmiline (concrete floors)
  • Size: 102 sq m (floor surface area on ground floor)
  • Budget: confidential

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Chao House in Corcubión, A Coruña, Spain by CREUSeCARRASCOarquitectos

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Article source: CREUSeCARRASCOarquitectos

The project rebuilds a small house just over 3 meters wide and 16 deep at the end of a block. It is located in the historic centre of this village of Costa da Morte.

The former house was a dwelling and a bar and it had a blind well oriented dividing wall.

Image Courtesy © Hector Santos-Díez

Image Courtesy © Hector Santos-Díez

  • Architects: CREUSeCARRASCOarquitectos
  • Project: Chao House
  • Location: Corcubión, A Coruña, Spain
  • Photography: Hector Santos-Díez
  • Date Project / Completion: June 2012 / December 2013
  • Area: 162.74 m² / Living Area: 221.78 m²
  • Collaborators: Bárbara Mesquita, Celsa Pesqueira
  • Developer: Jose Manuel Chao
  • Contractor: J. M. Rodríguez Garrido
  • Structure: Félix Suárez Riestra
  • Installations: Isabel Francos Anllo

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MERCEDES HOUSE IN GARDEN CITY, A CORUÑA, Spain by CREUSeCARRASCOarquitectos

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Article source: CREUSeCARRASCOarquitectos

The plot, like all those of the same alignment, has the particularity of being limited at the back by another much higher level which situates the dwellings on the base of a high floor through which the access occurs. With its front facing north, the solution of the housing is also conditioned by the two lateral setbacks that fix the plan and by the minimum width dimensions of the plot. The interior layout is organized into two areas that occupy the northern and southern extremities of the construction; between them appear the elements of communication and a patio facing the interior space through large panes of glass.

Image Courtesy © Raul Lamoso

Image Courtesy © Raul Lamoso

  • Architects: CREUSeCARRASCOarquitecto
  • Project: MERCEDES HOUSE
  • Location: GARDEN CITY, A CORUÑA, Spain
  • Photography: Raul Lamoso, Héctor Santos and CREUSeCARRASCO
  • Project: 2006 – 2009
  • Developer: Mercedes Sánchez
  • Collaborators: Belén Salgado, Cecilia Castro, Alexandre Antunes, Bárbara Mesquita, Félix Suárez (structure y direction execution)
  • Constructor: Manuel González, Fornos nº3 Sueiro – Culleredo
  • Collaborating companies: Manuel Sánchez Sánchez (structures), Piedras Monte Mar, Castro Amor (wood carpentry), Antonio Chas (metalwork), Talleres San Benito (carpentry stainless), Fontanería Paraguas, José Maria Pardo (electricity), Pinturas Antonio Rivas Casas, Aluminios Suso, Escayolas Carlos
  • Awards: XIV Premio COAG obra nueva. Selección BEAU11

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