The wooden house by Martin Cenek is located on the outskirts of Prague. Protected by a forest from the north abd sloping to the fields of the south, the site is perfect to build an energy efficient house. The house is built for young family of 3. The concept of the house design is based on a composition of simple volumes, which set to a compact and clear shape. The house design is very natural, simple and rational because of using timber as the materials. The upper level of the two storeys is covered by larch batons, which are also create brise soleil shutters windows on the south-facing elevation. On the ground level, there are the day zone volumes and the garden storeroom, which is put between the two grey outer walls. The natural house features the terrace, which is faced to the south, extending from the living room. The north of the house features a strip windows above the level of the flat roof, which has zenithal light to the bathrooms. There is sliding floor to ceiling doors then allow different options of connecting or closing the various zones of the house to minimize corridors and lost spaces. The house has main feature, like staircase, which is suspended on steel rods from the ceiling. The interior design is very modern, simple and white to allow it blends into the walls and to give importance for the inhabitants.
The residence, which was located in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The residence owned by the Venezuelan architect Pedro Useche . The residence represented his success. Adding character to the interiors, the architect designed each furniture piece in this residence. Each space seemed to tell another story yet the whole floor plan felt like a guided tour through the inhabitant’s lifestyle. With its location in the up-the-hill sophisticated Morumbi neighbourhood, an opportunity was given to offer beautiful panoramas. In the three-storey residence, there were 1,000 square meters of private and entertaining spaces. A double-height living room, plenty of space was offered for the architect’s art collections. A bright and airy atmosphere was created. The eco-friendly feature every home needs was solar energy panels. With the luscious garden, a sense of equilibrium was created.
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– March 23, 2012