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Defining Spaces with Wood: Joinery in Brazilian Apartments

Defining Spaces with Wood: Joinery in Brazilian Apartments

ADK Apartment / Schuchovski Arquitetura - © Renata SallesML Apartment / flipê arquitetura - © Rodrigo XavierTatuí Apartment / Passos Arquitetura - © André MortattiSão Miguel Apartment / Membrana Arquitetura - © Haruo Mikami+ 9

Wood in architecture, when properly managed, is often associated with sustainability but also with a sense of comfort and coziness. Well-designed joinery can provide versatility and uniqueness to interior design, among so many other benefits.

Here we have gathered twelve Brazilian apartment designs in which carpentry ends up playing the main role, either as a piece of furniture or as partition walls that can divide or open up spaces when desired.

Apartment AMRA7 / Piratininga Arquitetos Associados + Bruno Rossi Arquitetos

Apartment 3 Zero 8 / Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura

Apartment 3 Zero 8 / Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura - © Joana França
Apartment 3 Zero 8 / Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura - © Joana França

São Miguel Apartment / Membrana Arquitetura

São Miguel Apartment / Membrana Arquitetura - © Haruo Mikami
São Miguel Apartment / Membrana Arquitetura - © Haruo Mikami

Copan Kitchenette / Garoa

GM Apartment / Nildo José

GM Apartment / Nildo José - Image Courtesy of Nildo José
GM Apartment / Nildo José - Image Courtesy of Nildo José

JAP Apartment / Metamoorfose Studio

ML Apartment / flipê arquitetura

ML Apartment / flipê arquitetura - © Rodrigo Xavier
ML Apartment / flipê arquitetura - © Rodrigo Xavier

B84 Apartment / Cantagalo Arquitetos

Tatuí Apartment / Passos Arquitetura

Tatuí Apartment / Passos Arquitetura - © André Mortatti
Tatuí Apartment / Passos Arquitetura - © André Mortatti

Ibira Apartment / Sala2 Arquitetura

Ibira Apartment / Sala2 Arquitetura - © Evelyn Muller
Ibira Apartment / Sala2 Arquitetura - © Evelyn Muller

ADK Apartment / Schuchovski Arquitetura

ADK Apartment / Schuchovski Arquitetura - © Renata Salles
ADK Apartment / Schuchovski Arquitetura - © Renata Salles

Cervantes Apartment / Mandarina Arquitetura

Cervantes Apartment / Mandarina Arquitetura - © Nathalie Artaxo
Cervantes Apartment / Mandarina Arquitetura - © Nathalie Artaxo

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Cite: Equipe ArchDaily Brasil. "Defining Spaces with Wood: Joinery in Brazilian Apartments" [Definindo espaços através da madeira: a marcenaria em apartamentos brasileiros] 22 Jan 2021. ArchDaily. (Trans. Duduch, Tarsila) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/955092/defining-spaces-with-wood-joinery-in-brazilian-apartments> ISSN 0719-8884

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