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House AADD / Galeria Gabinete

  • 04:00 - 24 March, 2015
House AADD / Galeria Gabinete
House AADD / Galeria Gabinete, © José Campos
© José Campos

© José Campos © José Campos © José Campos © José Campos + 36

  • Architects

  • Location

    Maureles, Portugal
  • Architect in Charge

    Helder de Carvalho
  • Design Team

    Helder de Carvalho, Sérgio Azevedo, Cláudio Ferreira, Pedro Guedes
  • Area

    648.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

  • Engineering

    Cláudio Ferreira
  • Lighting Design

    Sérgio Azevedo
  • Decor

    Pedro Guedes, Jorge Costa
  • More Specs Less Specs
© José Campos
© José Campos

Text description provided by the architects. How would it be if I grew up in that place? How it would be if to know the reality of a friend since I was a little kid? A generously sized field that included a wall, two staircases and granite columns, between the constructed that would serve the future, an imaginary house in their intentions, were the starting point to realize that it would have to develop housing on two platforms.

© José Campos
© José Campos

Superior, as a point of arrival able to be showed to the square, leaving it breathing before a permeable seal in sight. Another Inferior, trusting privacy and silence where the word comfort stands. Panels and doors to discover spaces, details of simplicity, views, light and visual relationships between floors complete the result.

© José Campos
© José Campos
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
© José Campos
© José Campos

The various perspectives of housing became evident as well as a block of ostentation which levitates between light and dark, between strains, solids and voids that enhance the volumetry. 

© José Campos
© José Campos

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Cite: "House AADD / Galeria Gabinete" 24 Mar 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/608743/house-aadd-galeria-gabinete/> ISSN 0719-8884