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Planted Environment / Studio IDE

  • 01:00 - 10 February, 2011
Planted Environment / Studio IDE
Planted Environment / Studio IDE

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Chicago, IL, United States
  • Architects

    Studio IDE
  • Design Team

    Vladimir Radutny, Paul Tebben, Joe Signorelli
  • Construction

    Harder Brothers Inc.
  • Area

    1500.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2010

From the architect. Designed by Vladimir Radutny and Paul Tebben of STUDIO IDE, this ground level space inscribes the functions of living, entertaining and yoga into a traditional three story suburban home. 

The Clients, having lived and traveled in the eastern world, aspired to transplant the character of Southeast Asian living into their existing home. Rather than forcing the marriage between these two dissimilar architectural languages, the choice to disconnect each from the other created a world within a world. 

concept diagram
concept diagram

The fluid arrangement of spaces and the tectonic assembly of materials are in contrast to the rest of the house, thus providing a greater sense of transition from the everyday indoor environment.

The conventional language of privacy enclosures is replaced with screening elements, typically found in the Eastern world. The partial height screens provide substantial visual privacy yet allow for light and air to permeate through the resultant voids. 

basement plan
basement plan

Drawing on the horizontality within the dense lamination of Baltic birch plywood, the walls are assembled to appear woven. Each of 5,000 rectangular pieces of plywood is placed individually, not unlike the tedious assembly of the hand crafted water hyacinth furniture acquired by the client during their travels in Asia. 

The ceiling soffit adds an organizational framework between the vertical variation in the ceiling height and the overall plan. Its geometry is derived from the boundaries of existing infrastructural elements and runs counter to the direction of the spatial flow.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Planted Environment / Studio IDE" 10 Feb 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/109425/planted-environment-studio-ide/>
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Montserrat De Leon · February 16, 2011

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Diana V Designs · February 14, 2011

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jacobborden · February 13, 2011

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Gosia Kung, AIA · February 11, 2011

Architectural interiors inspired by Asian culture http://fb.me/MR8wWOyN

Gina Alex · February 11, 2011

RT @phi162: Clean lines, warm materials. Great space. http://t.co/Vuxc6PT

John Cruice · February 11, 2011

Clean lines, warm materials. Great space. http://t.co/Vuxc6PT

vivipatriajaya · February 11, 2011

RT @ArchDaily: Planted Environment / Studio IDE http://archdai.ly/fK7HD5 #architecture

alex raynes-goldie · February 11, 2011

redefining the interior of a traditional suburban house into a eastern inspired entertaining/yoga space http://t.co/qtO4QAh via @archdaily

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