This residential House in Osaka by Japanese UID Architects blurs boundaries introducing life in the interior of the house. (photos by Hiroshi Ueda).Continue reading
A patio or courtyard is an outdoor area, typically paved and located adjacent to a building, used for recreational or dining purposes. In architecture, patios serve as an extension of indoor living space, allowing for a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor environments. They can vary in size and design, from small and intimate to large and grand, and can include features such as pergolas, fountains, and outdoor fireplaces. Patios are often designed to take advantage of natural light, provide shade, and offer scenic views.
Designed in 2014 by Barozzi and Veiga Architects, this House in Cretas, Spain, recovers the concept of a “pavilion house.” With their rhythmic voids, the different concrete volumes come on…Continue reading
Swiss architect Valerio Olgiati has artfully incorporated concrete fins into the design of a residence situated in Alentejo, approximately 10 km from the Atlantic Ocean. These fins, reminiscent of the…Continue reading
This Atelier and Residential House in Minoh City by Japanese UID Architects blurs boundaries between interior and outdoors architecture (photos by Hiroshi Ueda). UID Architects Atelier-bisque doll Technical Information Architects: UID Architects…Continue reading