Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Table, ChairPlaya la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Image 3 of 9Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Facade, ConcretePlaya la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Windows, Facade, Chair, Patio, Deck, CourtyardPlaya la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - More Images+ 4

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  258
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2007

Text description provided by the architects. The house is located on the seafront, overlooking the islands of Asia (Peru). The project aims to demonstrate the connection between an abstract architecture and its surroundings, establishing a relationship between man and nature, between the desert and the sea. 

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Image 3 of 9

The desert generates the need to create a private area in the vastness of its territory; the ocean invites to open their horizons.

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Table, Chair

The logic used in the design of this house is subtractive. The consignment was seized with the maximum constructible area through a rigorous geometric solid volume, which was then drilled generating a sunken courtyard. The terrace roof is a front overhang with the same proportion of the gap in the courtyard, a "displacement" of the horizontal plane of the roof.

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Image 8 of 9

Thus, establishing a vertical relationship with the sky and another horizontal with the sea. This is achieved at a dialectical relationship between architectural enclosure and openness, transparency and opacity, privacy and exterior.

Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado - Stairs, Facade, Windows, Handrail

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Cite: "Playa la Isla house / Juan Carlos Doblado" 27 May 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/23210/playa-la-isla-house-juan-carlos-doblado> ISSN 0719-8884

Playa la Isla住宅 / Juan Carlos Doblado

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