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  7. House in el Pinar / Nicolas Bechis

House in el Pinar / Nicolas Bechis

  • 13:00 - 8 July, 2015
  • Translated by Lorena Quintana
House in el Pinar / Nicolas Bechis
House in el Pinar  / Nicolas Bechis, © Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

© Federico Cairoli © Federico Cairoli © Federico Cairoli © Federico Cairoli + 25

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

Text description provided by the architects. This single-family housing project is under the cozy atmosphere of Pinar that distinguishes this private neighborhood on the outskirts of the city of Santa Fe.

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

In order to relate closely to the environment to capture its filtered light, energy and pleasant views, the house unfolds silently on the ground.

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Plan

A main tectonic volume hosts the living area overlooking the syntax and articulating other parts of the program which coated in black metal sheet plug around it.

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

Intimate but extroverted, it is open with courtyards as voids that catch the spirit of the place and insert it into the white and bright interior where each opening cuts a piece of it.

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

An initial program of 150 meters was the first of three possible later stages.

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

Its construction is made with traditional materials and technologies as the low budget was a relevant issue during design.

© Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli

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Cite: "House in el Pinar / Nicolas Bechis" [Casa en el Pinar / Nicolas Bechis] 08 Jul 2015. ArchDaily. (Trans. Quintana, Lorena) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/769705/house-in-el-pinar-nicolas-bechis/> ISSN 0719-8884