Xan House / MAPA

Xan House / MAPA

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Xangrilá, Brazil
  • Architects: MAPA
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  350
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2013
  • Photographs Photographs:  Leonardo Finotti
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: JPPR Serralheria, Marcenaria Espíndola, Matos Alumínios e Vidros, Safra Metalúrgica, Supertex
  • Collaborators:Alexis Arbelo, Jaqueline Lessa, Aldo Lanzi, Diogo Valls e Camila Thiesen
  • Construction:ALM | Alfredo Lima Martins Construções
  • Renders:MAAMMEDIA
  • Structure:TECNOLINEA Engenharia, Valls Engenharia
  • Electric Instalations:Studio Horizonte
  • Landscape:Savannah Jardins e MAPA
  • Authors:Luciano Andrades, Maurício Lopez, Rochelle Castro, Matías Carballal, Andrés Gobba e Silvio Machado
  • City:Xangrilá
  • Country:Brazil
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Text description provided by the architects. A dual condition of living: The antagonistic and the complementary

XAN is single family residence, located in a private neighborhood in Xangrilá, a little town in the coast side, 135 km South from Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor Plan

Roof PlanSection 1Section 3Brises+ 20

A summer house is a space full of freedom, a place to enjoy an outdoor life. This fact conditioned the way the project was faced.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

The distinction is simple. Social life stays in the ground floor, in direct interaction with its surroundings. Private life, separated and isolated, belongs to the second floor. Visual filters in expansion spaces next to bedrooms allow open air experiences of another nature.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

XAN House, an antagonistic and complementary game of spaces and living experiences.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

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Cite: "Xan House / MAPA" 30 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/490940/xan-house-mapa> ISSN 0719-8884
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