Cobogó House / Ney Lima

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Brasília, Brazil

Modernist references and yellow cobogós the façade stand out amidst the trees a loft of 120 square meters designed by architect Ney Lima . In a Brasília neighborhood called Park Way, where neoclassical mansions predominate , the project stands to spend simplicity and personality and reveal a house with references in straight lines from the 60s and the Bauhaus school .

© Edgard Cesar

The facade is highlighted by simple volumetric niches that frame in yellow , the same color of the wall in cobogós . The main door of the house in demolition wood on first contact and brings the personality of the inhabitant.

© Edgard Cesar

Three elements were used to carry out the project design , concrete , wood and yellow. This as a landmark of the language cobogós were created by the Office of DOMO architecture for a show in Brasilia and then reused in the home.

© Edgard Cesar

The cobogós also have the role to enable ventilation in the garden and in living areas while preserving privacy.

© Edgard Cesar

The materials for finishing; burnt cement floor and tempered glass framed with wood , converse in harmony with eclectic decor which is a mix of designer pieces , handcrafted and affective décor and informal arrangements, family pieces, paintings and personal collections.

© Edgard Cesar

The integrated kitchen space was designed to be a meeting point for the resident with friends. The refrigerator inherited family was restored and colorful and with the patchwork of tiles led to a playful atmosphere and relaxed feel.

Lower Floor Plan

Text by Clay Rodrigues

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Cite: "Cobogó House / Ney Lima" [Casa Cobogó / Ney Lima] 12 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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