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Brutal Variety / Ero Architects

  • 22:00 - 20 October, 2016
Brutal Variety / Ero Architects
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Ehteshamiyeh, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
  • Architects in Charge

    Sina Ehsani, Ali Abdolbaghi, Amir Akbarzad
  • Area

    430.5 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

  • Design Team

    Sina Ehsani, Ali Abdolbaghi, Amir Akbarzad, Shayan Anvari, Ziba Golemola,, Neda Bozorgi, Erfan Shabani
  • Designing Manager

    Sina Ehsani
  • Civil Engineering

    Hossein Naghizadeh
  • Mechanical

    Eng. Dalili
  • Electrical

    Atrina Co.
  • Executive Manager

    Ali Abdolbaghi
  • Executive Associate

    Behnoud Ghasemloo
  • 3D

    Shayan Anvari
  • Model

    Soroush Ehsani
  • Client

    Karim Shirzad, Ali Hajinoormohammadi
  • Ground Floor Area

    285 sqm
  • Built Area

    2280 sqm
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Text description provided by the architects. The Clients need was to design a 5 unit apartment, located in northern Tehran. First of all, private spaces (bedrooms) were located in north of the building and kitchen and bedroom and living room on the south to face the wooded view and sunlight. The building access is through a short and tiny dead end and the north facade faces it. One important challenge in the design of the north façade was to bold it so that it could appear enough in the dead end alley, without any extra element or ornament. On the other words, windows and the façade texture were the only important elements to be designed.

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On the first step, northern windows ( bedroom windows) were randomly moved in each bedroom to diversify the façade design. Next, the windows were rotated to bold the façade dimension so that it could be seen better from the beginning of the dead end. These rotated windows are between folded walls that are made by exposed concrete with wooden texture, to be better expressed without any covering material preventing them to be thick. Playing of light and shadow on the volumes of façade and the concrete texture has made the design more attractive. 

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Floor Plan
Floor Plan
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The green touch of the flowers is an inseperable element of the design and therefore the flowerboxes are automatically been irrigated. In southern façade, sunlight and view were the main parameters. The wide windows of living rooms are open to the neighboring garden and to control the sunlight, shading frames are used all around the windows. The interior of units have various spaces and has completely modern design by using high quality materials instead of diversity of colors and textures. Finally, the design elements are familiar to each other while they are variable and different and altogether making a Brutal Variety. 

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Cite: "Brutal Variety / Ero Architects" 20 Oct 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/797655/brutal-variety-ero-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884

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