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Architecture That Uses Meshes and Nets for Escape, Play and Rest

Architecture That Uses Meshes and Nets for Escape, Play and Rest
Architecture That Uses Meshes and Nets for Escape, Play and Rest, Courtesy of Numen / For Use
Courtesy of Numen / For Use

Architects use meshes and nets as a way to brighten up homes, hostels, and even office spaces. Functioning as a hammock, mesh establish a connection between floor levels. This playful feature often creates unexpected places for leisure, escape, and rest. Below, we've selected 17 projects that feature nets and meshes.

OB Kindergarten and Nursery / HIBINOSEKKEI + Youji no Shiro

© Studio Bauhaus, Ryuji Inoue
© Studio Bauhaus, Ryuji Inoue

Jerry House / onion + Arisara Chaktranon & Siriyot Chaiamnuay

© Wison Tungthunya
© Wison Tungthunya

The Green Studio / Fraher Architects

© Jack Hobhouse
© Jack Hobhouse

Sleep and Play / Ruetemple

Courtesy of Ruetemple
Courtesy of Ruetemple

KLOEM Hostel / IF (Integrated Field)

© PanoramicStudio
© PanoramicStudio

Devani Home / RNDSQR

© Jamie Anholt
© Jamie Anholt

Saigon House / a21studio

© Quang Tran
© Quang Tran

Townhouse B14 / XTH-berlin

© Anja Büchner
© Anja Büchner

Public Art Installations from Numen / For Use Design Collective

Courtesy of Numen / For Use
Courtesy of Numen / For Use

Tower House / Austin Maynard Architects

©  Peter Bennetts
© Peter Bennetts

House in Sukumo / Container Design

©  Eiji Tomita
© Eiji Tomita

Brazil Pavilion – Milan Expo 2015 / Studio Arthur Casas + Atelier Marko Brajovic

© Filippo Poli
© Filippo Poli

Uniplaces Headquarters / Paralelo Zero

© Francisco Nogueira
© Francisco Nogueira

Yamashina House / ALTS Design Office

© Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida
© Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida

Woods of Net / Tezuka Architects

© Abel Erazo
© Abel Erazo

Apartment in Poznan / Cuns Studio

© Hanna Długosz
© Hanna Długosz

Baan Moom / Integrated Field

© Wison Tungthunya & IF
© Wison Tungthunya & IF

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Cite: Fernanda Castro. "Architecture That Uses Meshes and Nets for Escape, Play and Rest" 12 Dec 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/906674/architecture-that-uses-meshes-and-nets-for-escape-play-and-rest/> ISSN 0719-8884
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