Artists’ Home and Studio / Piotr Brzoza Architekten

Artists’ Home and Studio / Piotr Brzoza Architekten

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Cracovia, Poland
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  875
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2017
  • Photographs Photographs:  Jakub Certowicz
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: Dziadek, MIWA, MarArt, Superdrew
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© Jakub Certowicz
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Text description provided by the architects. Two buildings for an artist-couple and their children - a residence and a studio - were built in a residential district on the outskirts of Krakow. One of them is a transformed house started by somebody else and left unfinished; the other was built from scratch.

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© Jakub Certowicz
Ground floor plan
Ground floor plan
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© Jakub Certowicz

Views open onto the fields behind the back fence. Each building is autonomous in its geometry and elevation materials, but they create one spatial composition enclosing a small square at the end of a quiet street, but not separated from it by any fence.

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© Jakub Certowicz
First floor plan
First floor plan
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© Jakub Certowicz

The views onto the surrounding landscape are the main advantage of this location, so both the elevations and interiors were designed to make the most of them. Main rooms, located on the upper floor, are furnished with large terraces. Interiors on several lev- els are connected by an open flight of stairs.

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© Jakub Certowicz
Section A-A
Section A-A
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© Jakub Certowicz

The studio building houses an atelier on the upper floor, and a film studio in the basement, with a small projection room and an intimate work area giving onto a sunken patio. The levels are connected by an elevator for transporting canvasses.

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© Jakub Certowicz

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Cite: "Artists’ Home and Studio / Piotr Brzoza Architekten" 12 Jun 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/918414/artists-home-and-studio-piotr-brzoza-architekten> ISSN 0719-8884
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