A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos

A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos

A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Exterior PhotographyA House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Interior PhotographyA House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Interior Photography, Stairs, HandrailA House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Exterior Photography, Brick, Facade+ 29

San Francisco, Argentina
  • Architects: 226arquitectos
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  165
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2018
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Constanza Otero
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  AutoDesk, Aberturas San Francisco, Ilva, Jhonson, Karical, Trimble, ferrum
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A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Exterior Photography
© Constanza Otero

Text description provided by the architects. In a peripheral area of the city of San Francisco is this brick house designed as the first house for a young man. The project proposes a unique space that integrates different living, eating and sleeping environments. The possibility of generating a bedroom above the garage was also envisaged. The site where it is located is a sector in development that does not present any element that stimulates contact with the outside world. This unfavorable environment added to the intense sunlight on the front of the land (west) was presented as a problem when starting the project.

A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Interior Photography, Brick
© Constanza Otero

On this front, an access patio was created that allows to open windows safely and cross-ventilate the house. It also works as a filter towards the street in relation to privacy and sounds. In some martial arts the strength of the opponent is used for their own benefit.

A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Exterior Photography, Brick, Facade
© Constanza Otero
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A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Interior Photography, Stairs, Handrail
© Constanza Otero

This project draws an analogy with that action by making a device that allows part of the light from the west to go inwards to generate an atmosphere of shadows that vary with the sunset, evidencing the passage of time. Priorizing the inner world.

A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Interior Photography
© Constanza Otero
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A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos - Exterior Photography
© Constanza Otero

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Cite: "A House for a Young Man / 226arquitectos" [Casa Joven / 226arquitectos] 19 Aug 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/945909/a-house-for-a-young-man-226arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884

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