11 Houses With Incredible Cantilevers

© Cécile Septet

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Cantilevers, structures that protrude from a building without the need for supports, are highly popular not only for their dramatic aesthetic effect, but also for the demonstration of technical mastery involved in their development. But we rarely see cantilevers in housing. For this reason, in this installment of our Photos of the Week, we have made a selection of 11 houses that seem to defy the physical laws of construction. Keep reading to see photos of renowned photographers such as Cécile Septet, Ema Peter, and Juan Solano.

Edmund Sumner

Balancing Barn / MVRDV

© Edmund Sumner

Ivan Hunter

Russet Residence / Splyce Design

© Ivan Hunter

45g Photography

House in Yatsugatake / Kidosaki Architects Studio

© 45g Photography

Adrien Williams

The "Blanche" Chalet / ACDF Architecture

© Adrien Williams

Ema Peter

Syncline House / Omar Gandhi Architect

© Ema Peter

Juan Solano

A House Forever / Longhi Architects

© Juan Solano

Joon Hwan Yoon

Guest House Rivendell / IDMM Architects

Sergio Pirrone

Caterpillar House / Sebastián Irarrázaval

© Sergio Pirrone

Martin Gardner

The Quest / Strom Architects

© Martin Gardner

Satoshi Asawaka

Fly Out House / Tatsuyuki Takagi Architects Associates

© Satoshi Asawaka

Cécile Septet

House In Sèvres / Colboc Franzen & Associés

© Cécile Septet

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Cite: María Francisca González. "11 Houses With Incredible Cantilevers" [11 Casas con los voladizos más increíbles ] 18 Feb 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/889129/11-houses-with-incredible-cantilevers> ISSN 0719-8884

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