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Shield House / Studio H:T

  • 01:00 - 10 July, 2013
Shield House / Studio H:T
Shield House / Studio H:T, © Raul Garcia
© Raul Garcia

© Raul Garcia © Raul Garcia © Raul Garcia © Raul Garcia + 15

© Raul Garcia
© Raul Garcia

Text description provided by the architects. This urban infill project juxtaposes a tall, slender curved circulation space against a rectangular living space.

© Raul Garcia
© Raul Garcia

The tall curved metal wall was a result of bulk plane restrictions and the need to provide privacy from the public decks of the adjacent three story triplex.

© Raul Garcia
© Raul Garcia

This element becomes the focus of the residence both visually and experientially. It acts as sun catcher that brings light down through the house from morning until early afternoon. At night it becomes a glowing, welcoming sail for visitors.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan
Cite: "Shield House / Studio H:T" 10 Jul 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/395483/shield-house-studio-h-t/> ISSN 0719-8884
© Raul Garcia

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