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João Ferreira House / taO Arquitetura

  • 01:00 - 22 August, 2014
  • Translated by Lorena Quintana
João Ferreira House / taO Arquitetura
João Ferreira House / taO Arquitetura, © Joana França
© Joana França

© Joana França © Joana França © Joana França © Joana França + 16

  • Architects

  • Location

    Brasília, Brazil
  • Project Architect

    Paulo Henrique Paranhos
  • Collaborators

    Eder Alencar, Ana Carolina Vaz
  • Project Area

    880.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photography

Text description provided by the architects. The site where the house is located has privileged views of the Paranoá Lake.

© Joana França
© Joana França

The bedrooms and social leisure spaces are oriented to the west.

© Joana França
© Joana França

The big roof, besides conferring elegance and lightness, combines various scales within the building and creates a dialogue with the large green areas around. This way, the subtle relationship of the individual to the collective, private and public, is confirmed.

© Joana França
© Joana França

The services and the circulation face west and are enriched by a white aluminum lattice which enhances the finesse of the project.

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor Plan

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Cite: "João Ferreira House / taO Arquitetura" [Residência João Ferreira / taO Arquitetura] 22 Aug 2014. ArchDaily. (Trans. Quintana, Lorena) Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884