Tag: vivienda unifamiliar

Sierra House | Steyn Studio
14-08-2019 No Comments

Sierra House | Steyn Studio

5.0 04 As the name alludes, this house adopted its nickname from its distinct roof profile. ‘Sierra’ meaning both ‘saw’ and ‘mountain range’ in Spanish. A fortunate coincidence as the house is located between Madrid’s north-westerly neighbourhoods of Mirasierra (look at mountain) and Montecarmelo (Mount Carmel). The shape of the roof is a result of internal spatial requirements. Due to […]

The church of Tas, Sopuerta | Garmendia Cordero Arquitectos
24-07-2019 No Comments

The church of Tas, Sopuerta | Garmendia Cordero Arquitectos

4.5 06 Any change in the use of a space obviously requires a series of actions that adapt said place to the new needs that are presented beyond the implicit ones that the mere updating of it entails. On this occasion, the task of transformation was as motivating as it was exceptional: transforming an abandoned Renaissance church into a home. […]

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide
19-07-2019 No Comments

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide

5.0 05 “Sed fugit interea, fugit irreparabile tempus”.1 A tour of the Canal de Castilla puts background to these reflections on time. A time of slow discourse between the sound of water. The Canal de Castilla is the great effort of Spanish hydraulic engineering at the end of the 18th century. The late son of the Enlightenment and early victim […]

House in Brión | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
19-06-2019 No Comments

House in Brión | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

5.0 02 The project that concerns us is a small single-family house on the ground floor, with the “sieteymedio” system. “Sieteymedio” system is a wooden construction system, designed by Arrokabe arquitectos, modulated and at the same time flexible, that allows to efficiently solve both the structure and external enclosures and the relationship between both. The final image is based on […]

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
12-06-2019 No Comments

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

5.0 03 A housing needs program is previously established, adjusting it until an optimal solution is found in terms of distribution, orientations and relationship between the internal surface and volume and the surface of the enclosure. To the conditioned part of the house an auxiliary open building is added continuing with the cover to two waters, the cornice height and […]

VMI | AAW (Aritz Almenar Workshop)
08-05-2019 No Comments

VMI | AAW (Aritz Almenar Workshop)

4.7 264 Cuando nos enfrentamos a un nuevo proyecto de arquitectura, partimos de una serie de situaciones y condiciones existentes que serán pilares en la concepción base de nuestro proyecto. Lugar, programa y presupuesto: estos tres elementos acotan el infinito de posibilidades y comienzan a dibujar soluciones, estrategias de intervención, y gestos arquitectónicos. La imagen abstracta de la arquitectura surge […]

A universe, a house | Marcelo Gardinetti
29-04-2019 No Comments

A universe, a house | Marcelo Gardinetti

5.0 01 How should a house on the mountainside be for a family with a person confined to a wheelchair? The client himself had the answer: “Contrary to what you would expect, I do not want a simple house. I want a complex house because the house will define my world”.1 The land where the house is located is located […]

Integral housing reform S&A | V&Ba estudio
13-03-2019 No Comments

Integral housing reform S&A | V&Ba estudio

4.8 05 When the old makes room for the new. S&A housing reform project consisting of 90m² of useful space capable of integrating: 3 bedrooms, study, living room, bathroom and kitchen. The preexisting analysis revealed a self-construction dwelling in the rural area, executed in different phases, with poor installations and practically no insulation. Together with this problem, the distribution of […]

House in Ventanilla | LLATAS
06-03-2019 No Comments

House in Ventanilla | LLATAS

5.0 04 The following project has been developed in a human settlement in the district of Ventanilla in Lima, one of the poorest areas of the city, where people still do not have basic services such as roads, lighting in the streets, public transport. When we arrived at the place, we realized that the infrastructure in which they lived had […]

Living in the Desert
18-12-2018 No Comments

Living in the Desert

5.0 01 Living in the desert analyzes the best examples of contemporary architecture located in the desert. Whether built to intelligently support harsh conditions or consciously designed to complement the sun-drenched environment, this compelling compendium invites the reader to admire captivating buildings set within the spectacular backdrop of arid desert landscapes. The selection, carried out by experts, includes 50 modern houses […]

Casa Júlia | Guillem Carrera
12-12-2018 No Comments

Casa Júlia | Guillem Carrera

5.0 07 Join, relocate and equip. Located on the ground floor of a residential building from the 60s of the 20th century located in the Tarragona area, it is planned to redesign a house that was divided programmatically into four rooms, a living room and a bathroom (these two last elements of small dimensions taking into account the 87 m2 […]

The Aspre House | nomarq estudi d’arquitectura
19-09-2018 No Comments

The Aspre House | nomarq estudi d’arquitectura

5.0 01 Light and volume work in unison and can be seen through the composition of the pathways of an architectonic work. Le Corbusier, with its uber-known catchphrase, “architecture is the wise game (…) of volumes under the light,” supported the story of an obsession: that of the study of light, its movement, to the point of taking form like […]

House MM in Leciñena | Sergio Sebastián Franco
29-08-2018 No Comments

House MM in Leciñena | Sergio Sebastián Franco

3.7 06 Large wooden doors closed the patios of the monegrine houses, jealously defending, together with the high plastered walls, the domestic life from the dust and aridity of the desert of Aragon. Big doors that allowed the entry of the wagons and the horses with which the cereals were cultivated, and which, once exceeded, contained all the functions, from […]

Living on Water. Contemporary Houses Framed By Water
14-08-2018 No Comments

Living on Water. Contemporary Houses Framed By Water

5.0 02 “For a building to maintain a dialogue with its surroundings, it is necessary that it be able to respond to the difficulties it poses.” Living on Water presents the best examples of contemporary architecture that maintains a special relationship with water. Whether incorporating water intelligently in the structure or with a meticulous design to frame the natural landscape, […]

House PI | Enrique Jerez
01-08-2018 No Comments

House PI | Enrique Jerez

5.0 15 P and I are our clients, the owners of a house with land in this neighborhood of the Obra Sindical del Hogar, inaugurated in 1946 and located southwest of the city of Burgos. The original homes are very interesting: modest, rational, constructively simple and based on what could be considered a vernacular or popular architecture. Unfortunately, at present […]

Tino house | EMAC Arquitectura
25-07-2018 No Comments

Tino house | EMAC Arquitectura

5.0 06 El hombre puede ser de un lugar, estar en un lugar, o pertenecer a él. Se puede vivir en un sitio, habitar o morar. Algunas diferencias entre términos son claras; otras, más sutiles; y en las leves particularidades entre ellas se encuentra la manera que uno tiene de relacionarse con el territorio que lo sostiene y el espacio […]

House C in Costa da Morte | CREUSeCARRASCO
04-07-2018 No Comments

House C in Costa da Morte | CREUSeCARRASCO

3.1 12 The house is located on a high ground 3.5 meters above the road. It is an area of growth of the main urban core where, over the years, 4 and 5-storey housing blocks have been appearing. The planning establishes an alignment that involves the demolition of the retaining wall of the farm and the construction of the entire […]

Kokfelt, minimal house of maximum intensity | Rodrigo Almonacid
02-07-2018 No Comments

Kokfelt, minimal house of maximum intensity | Rodrigo Almonacid

5.0 02 The Kokfelt house, more than a house, is a form of life, a díaita or diæta that would say the classic ones. It was designed by the Danish Arne Jacobsen between 1955 and finished of constructing in 1957 as summer housing for a small family. It is not of these memorable pieces for his character modélico in formal […]

Inhabitat Study House 03 | nomarq estudi d’arquitectura
06-06-2018 No Comments

Inhabitat Study House 03 | nomarq estudi d’arquitectura

5.0 03 Neither being nor object can be understood in an isolated way. We define ourselves and gain meaning through interactions and frictions, reactions and relationships. Architecture, an object which hosts life, positions itself halfway between entity and artefact, multiplying the means of friction that surround it. Territory and human being begin a dialogue with each other through landscape and […]

Intergolf, integral rehabilitation of one-family housing | mecanismo
02-05-2018 No Comments

Intergolf, integral rehabilitation of one-family housing | mecanismo

5.0 01 The project consists of the integral rehabilitation of an one-family housing placed in Madrid. The order it realizes a young family with 3 small children for what the reform had to give response to this familiar situation and be a practice for a life replete with movement. The above mentioned housing of 500m2, the first plant of bedrooms […]

Premio Juana de Vega de Intervenciones en el Paisaje. Convocatoria 2018 Viviendas unifamiliares
26-04-2018 No Comments

Premio Juana de Vega de Intervenciones en el Paisaje. Convocatoria 2018 Viviendas unifamiliares

5.0 01 This category has for object recognize the best one-family housing, both of new plant and of rehabilitation, which could influence favorably the types of housing that is constructed in Galicia. They can be candidates for the prize lo/s autor/eres of the project. Only will be admitted projects realized in Galicia, which should finish between January 1, 2015 and […]

Seixo 3.0 | quepasamodernoArquitectos
25-04-2018 No Comments

Seixo 3.0 | quepasamodernoArquitectos

4.9 09 The Angra mount is the geological set that believes in his south slope one of the faces of Barrañán’s raspberry. Bathed by the predominant winds come from the Atlantic Ocean it has like proved a set of rocky rich formations in quartz that they coexist with a dense and low vegetation. Between the skirt of the Angra mount […]

House in Casas Novas | Carbajo Barrios Arquitectos
18-04-2018 No Comments

House in Casas Novas | Carbajo Barrios Arquitectos

4.5 02 The housing is very determined so much by the functional demands of the members of the family that will reside in the housing, in which one of the members moves habitually in wheelchair, since for the topography of the plot, with a strong difference and an important difference of level between this one and the thoroughfare to the […]

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in Pontedeume's Historical Hull | Jorge Salgado Cortizas
11-04-2018 No Comments

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in Pontedeume’s Historical Hull | Jorge Salgado Cortizas

5.0 02 The importance that the sea can manage to have in a company, marking deeply the mentality of his peoples, his forms of life and his deep-rooted traditions, demonstrates in this small “oar” house, placed in Pontedeume’s Historical Hull. The economic precariousness that suffered the majority of the seaworthy Galician company had his logical repercussion and manifestation in the […]

House Between-lines | OLA estudio
28-03-2018 No Comments

House Between-lines | OLA estudio

5.0 01 Located in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia. The house between-lines arises from the desire to systematize and expedite the constructive solutions. Our clients had a tight budget so, in a sense, we had to escape from constructive rhetoric and anything that was not essential. This home is a simple system, both implantation and constructive. Order patterns easily repeatable and […]

Rehabilitation of traditional housing in Moscoso | Liqe arquitectura
21-03-2018 No Comments

Rehabilitation of traditional housing in Moscoso | Liqe arquitectura

5.0 01 Usually a project involves creating something out of nothing; but sometimes, as in this case, it is about strengthening something that was already there. A long stone building, with a powerful balcony facing the valley, to the north. An elevated shed leaning on a warped and also excessively long wood beam, with three facades made out of stone […]

Admiral House | Molina Designs + L.A Green Designs
14-03-2018 No Comments

Admiral House | Molina Designs + L.A Green Designs

0.0 00 The project is located in the city of Los Angeles to a few Venice Beach’s miles, in a sector where in the last decade he presents a great growth due to his privileged location of Pacific Ocean and the downtown are between the sector of the coast of the ocean. The area where the project is located is […]

House in Rúa da Proba | Díaz+Díaz
28-02-2018 No Comments

House in Rúa da Proba | Díaz+Díaz

0.0 00 Housing in ground floor in Oleiros’s municipality, which is implanted in the area considering the conditions of item of the plot, understanding the place and looking for the best orientation. The plot has an irregular plant and with a light slope towards his interior, with an access for the zone this one from the road principal one. The […]

3x3 House | Crux Arquitectos - MCP Arquitectura
24-01-2018 No Comments

3×3 House | Crux Arquitectos – MCP Arquitectura

5.0 02 The home and to live; two mysteries of the same equation raised before every project of future house, to which the architecture must give response. Every new house is an anthropologic exercise of rethinking the primitive psychology of the being, at the time that there are looked new ways of occupying and coexisting with the space. Origin and […]

Reform for Eduardo, Laura and Enzo | Pablo Muñoz Payá Arquitectos
17-01-2018 No Comments

Reform for Eduardo, Laura and Enzo | Pablo Muñoz Payá Arquitectos

5.0 04 “Cuando todo parece terminado, surgen nuevas fuerzas. Esto significa que vives.”, dijo Kafka en 1915, en su obra “La metamorfosis”. La arquitectura en numerosas ocasiones pasa por procesos similares, por una revitalización cuando ya parecía haberse agotado, renaciendo y llenándose otra vez de vida. Este proceso requiere someterse a una transformación profunda. La metamorfosis en arquitectura debe dejar […]