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Dortoir Familial / NADAAA

07:00 - 10 December, 2012
Courtesy of NADAAA
Courtesy of NADAAA

The Dortoir Familial, designed by NADAAA, focuses on merging with the landscape as the slipped court provides simultaneous interiority and exteriority—protected and private as well as extroverted and engaged. The most significant result of this integration of landscape and house is the production of a monumental vaulted threshold to a central courtyard. More images and architects’ description after the break.