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  7. Casa Blas / Adamo Faiden

Refurbishment in Architecture

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Casa Blas / Adamo Faiden

  • 17:00 - 14 April, 2016
Casa Blas / Adamo Faiden
Casa Blas / Adamo Faiden, Courtesy of Adamo faiden
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  • Collaborators

    Jaime Butler, Paula Araujo, María Ribes Eritja
  • Grantor

    Familia Blas
  • Construction

    Obrar S.R.L.
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© Javier Agustín Rojas
© Javier Agustín Rojas

Text description provided by the architects. Three houses built in the early twentieth century share a plot in a heterogeneous neighborhood of Buenos Aires.

Courtesy of Adamo faiden
Courtesy of Adamo faiden
Diagram
Diagram
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Courtesy of Adamo faiden

The upper house of the set presents the possibility of being extended, finding above itself the space to house programs related to leisure activities in contact with the air, the sun, and the sky.

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Courtesy of Adamo faiden

An accumulation of existing flat roofs at different heights becomes the floor for the new construction, distributing a series of indoor and outdoor areas that are connected together. An envelope conformed by opaque, transparent and permeable elements covers the old house in all its extension, opening new possibilities of relationship with the environment.

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Cite: "Casa Blas / Adamo Faiden" 14 Apr 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/785440/casa-blas-adamo-faiden/> ISSN 0719-8884