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Tic-Tac House / Forte, Gimenes & Marcondes Ferraz Arquitetos

Tic-Tac House / Forte, Gimenes & Marcondes Ferraz Arquitetos

For the Tic-Tac House, FGMF based their work on a simple everyday object, the clock. “It expresses the constant need for change: nobody acts the same way in the morning, afternoon or evening. No one even reacts the same way to different seasons… so why should our houses be always the same?” they explain. The building is a light pre-fab structure, made up of five modules. The central module acts as the kitchen and bathroom core of the house, while the remaining four rotate and can be reconfigured independently to suit the owner’s mood and the demands of the weather.

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Nico Saieh
Cite: Nico Saieh. "Tic-Tac House / Forte, Gimenes & Marcondes Ferraz Arquitetos" 22 Aug 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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