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Vargas House / Isaac Broid Arquitecto

  • 01:00 - 15 April, 2014
  • Translated by Lorena Quintana
Vargas House / Isaac Broid Arquitecto
Vargas House / Isaac Broid Arquitecto, © Yoshihiro Koitani
© Yoshihiro Koitani

© Yoshihiro Koitani © Yoshihiro Koitani © Yoshihiro Koitani © Yoshihiro Koitani + 15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico
  • Project Area

    700.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photography

    Yoshihiro Koitani
© Yoshihiro Koitani
© Yoshihiro Koitani

Towards the roads and neighboring buildings: a concrete block with few openings. Towards the distant landscape and the golf course: a series of volumes that frame the view towards infinity.

© Yoshihiro Koitani
© Yoshihiro Koitani

Rusty steel bodies, separated from each other to allow the "natural" to be introduced into the architecture, or to dissolve it between endogenous vegetation, proposing no precise boundary between "built" and the landscape, even if the latter is also man-made.

© Yoshihiro Koitani
© Yoshihiro Koitani

The same happens in section. The roof of the public spaces is manifested as a continuation of the surrounding vegetation, allowing users the sense of being in an open space beyond the limits of the property.

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Cite: "Vargas House / Isaac Broid Arquitecto" [Casa Vargas / Isaac Broid Arquitecto] 15 Apr 2014. ArchDaily. (Trans. Quintana, Lorena) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/495976/vargas-house-isaac-broid-arquitecto/> ISSN 0719-8884
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